Dinna: Camping Style

Any of you love camping, hiking, or the outdoors in general? I find that the fresh air and a sweaty jaunt through nature always lifts my spirits and makes me feel completely rejuvenated.  Living in DC without a car has made it tough to escape to the lush surrounding area, but thankfully my boyfriend Josh’s […]

North Square Oyster

After binging Game of Thrones on Sunday nights, I am in the “oysters, clams and cockles” mindset, and so is Arya, apparently, as the actress Maisie Williams has been spotted dining at North Square Oyster in the North End at least 5 times in the last few weeks. We headed to the recently-opened North Square […]

Temazcal’s Grand Opening in Burlington

One of my favorite Mexican restaurants, Temazcal Tequila Cantina, just recently expanded to Burlington and hosted a Grand Opening celebration, complete with a roving Mariachi band, guacamole bar, passed margaritas, and small tastes of the menu items. Temazcal is known for having over 250 varieties of tequila, housed in what they call “tequila libraries”, and […]

I Love You A Lox

Apologies for the short post, I haven’t been feeling well this week (anyone else get run down by all their weekend travel?).  In any case, wanted to share some deliciously easy lox recipes for all my fellow salmon lovers out there! I know that lox are typically associated with brunch, and this is a “dinna” […]

Open Faced Steak Sandwich with Goat Cheese Butter

I admit I haven’t cooked in a while; the Fourth of July week was spent mostly at other people’s houses and parties and thankfully not near a stove, but it does feel good to get back in the kitchen! This recipe was the great culmination of Googling “goat cheese butter” and Ryan buying two amazing […]

Baking A Moment’s Fudgey Oreo Cheesecake Brownies

Stop whatever you’re doing, buy these ingredients and make these heavenly, moist, decadent, BEAUTIFUL brownies RIGHT NOW! Honestly, the title should speak for itself. I wanted to treat some guests I had over for a rooftop fireworks viewing on Tuesday, and googled three of my favorite words to see if the Internet community could make […]