Last Saturday I had some truly great mexican food and margaritas! at El Centro D.F., a Taqueria & Tequileria on 14th Street (near U Street) . . .
This morning the boyfriend and I decided to go to brunch at The Original Pancake House in Bethesda. We got there around noon, and my-oh-my was it busy! But, that’s generally a good sign — a popular place usually means the food is tasty! . . .
Today, January 22, 2013, marks the 40th anniversary of the landmark Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision, which recognizes a woman’s right to a safe and legal abortion. NARAL Pro-Choice America is honoring this occasion with its eighth annual Blog for Choice Day, which I am very excited to participate in!
After waking up late for the 2nd day in a row and forgetting my lunch yet again, I guess I just had to have lunch from another food truck again! This time I walked over to Franklin Park and tried out “Nonna’s Balls” from the Meetball Nation truck . . .
I have indeed fallen for the food truck frenzy. I just adore them and their gourmet goodness! I want to try every single one of them! Alas, I haven’t had the chance to do that yet, but here are the few I have tried. . . The Big Cheese Truck – Mt. Fuji: Brie, Fuji …
Whew, what an election that was! WHAT a historic freakin’ election. YES, we worked hard. People actually went out and voted. And we elected some pretty kick ass people to lead our country! There’s so much to celebrate . . . and you have yourselves to thank! . . .
So, here it goes, my first “real” post since my two year hiatus!
Well, last month my Grandma, who we lovingly call Grammy, celebrated her 85th birthday! We had a family celebration with my parents, sister, uncles, aunts, and cousins — very lovely!
As soon as we knew we were planning a party, I knew that I wanted to bake her a cake. So, inspired by Picky Cook and Smitten Kitchen, I decided I would tackle a chocolate layer cake with ganache frosting.