Archive | May, 2013

Kaz Sushi Bistro

Last night, Thomas and I went out for a night in DC and we hit up our all time favorite sushi restaurant: Kaz Sushi Bistro. Their sign on the street is small and understated; it would be easy to walk right by this place every day and never really notice it.  When you enter the […]

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Breakfast and Babies

I’ve realized lately that a mark of my age exists in my Facebook news feed. Where there used to be pictures from wild Saturday nights out, I now see mostly pictures of babies, weddings and new house projects.  I’m hitting that age, apparently, where I will be surrounded by young children at most outings–this coming […]

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Farfalle Pasta with Spinach and white beans

It’s been a rough week for me. Nothing really big happened, it was just one of those weeks that wears on you and by Friday I was ready to collapse so I was happy to have the afternoon/night to myself.  Thomas was with our friend Trent (who lives way out in Middleburg!) to play golf […]

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How to Make an Amazing Reuben Sandwich

I’m a big fan of the Reuben sandwich and just think it is the perfect combination of flavors and textures.  In a perfect Reuben the bread must be rye (not swirl!) and grilled on the flattop to a perfect buttery crispiness.  The meat should be corned beef and chopped so it is easy to eat.  And of course […]

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Lusting for (Zesty) Salad

I’ve been out for awhile now– between searching for a new job and planning for my May 3rd wedding, something had to give.  Unfortunately, that meant this blog but at least I managed to keep my sanity and not go bridezilla on anyone (save for one minor flower issue). The wedding was beautiful, the food […]

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