Category Archives: To Eat

Cheating at Passover

I chose to brunch at Cafe Bonaparte because they had a solid selection of omelets that I knew would be perfect for my cousin, his girlfriend and me during Passover a few weeks back. But deep down, I knew that … Continue reading

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Rachel Goes Vegan

I love meat. And eggs. And dairy. But sometime, the world conspires against you. Dan and I got back from vacation a few weeks back, only to find out that our fridge and freezer were dead. A lovely surprise after … Continue reading

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We Brunch and We Run: GW Parkway Classic + Tabard Inn

Despite my fondness for brunch, I had somehow never made it to the highly regarded Tabard Inn until this weekend. Now I can finally say that I’m a true DC bruncher. Emily and I started the morning off with a … Continue reading

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1 Night in Paris

I’m sorry. I couldn’t help myself. Yes, “1 Night in Paris” is the title of the Paris Hilton sex tape. But it also describes the wonderful weekend getaway Dan and I took to Paris, VA a few weeks back. And … Continue reading

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Blue Duck Tavern Birthday Brunch

Wow and Mmm may well have been the only two words/sounds Dan or I said during our brunch at Blue Duck Tavern a few weekends back. It really was that good–and I couldn’t be more pleased that we wound up … Continue reading

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Weekday Pancakes. Why Not?

The other day, my boss and one of our clients were talking about strange pregnancy cravings. For my boss, it was waffles. For the security guard at our client’s building’s wife, it was 7-Eleven hot dogs and pickles. As someone … Continue reading

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Fosters: On Every Durham Trip

Rachel and I both ventured down to Durham this past weekend — for separate reasons, but we drove together, which is way more fun than 4.5 hours alone each way. No trip to D-town is complete without a stop at … Continue reading

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Exposed Brick Brunch at Ulah Bistro

This was my second attempt at making it to brunch at Ulah Bistro–and I made it to the restaurant this time around. In my defense, my first reservation was for January 1, 2011. It turns out that making it to … Continue reading

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A Little Taste of the Bayou

Claudia over at Brunch and the City is making a list of D.C. donut spots, and when I expressed my love of all kinds of fried dough, she asked if I would be interested in checking out the beignets at … Continue reading

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Potato Gratin

Potato gratin is a decadent, luxurious food–full of butter, cream, and delicious calories! But sometimes, you don’t want a brunch food to weigh you down quite that much. Sometimes, you need that hangover grease without a second food hangover. That’s … Continue reading

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