Barefoot Refresh

Barefoot Refresh Spritzers

As the last days of summer quickly come to a close, we would love to take the time to introduce you to our new favorite summertime beverage - Barefoot Refresh Spritzers! This new product created by our friends over at Barefoot Wine is all you need for an end of summer picnic or relaxing day at the pool. These brilliantly and beautifully canned spritzers come in two refreshing flavors called "Summer Red" and "Crisp White." Let us warn you before we continue, though: once you try Barefoot

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Tutti Matti

Tutti Matti

With so many Italian eateries in New York City, it's hard to know which one to dine at. Lucky for our readers, we have the solution to this foodie dilemma! Tutti Matti is a new Italian restaurant that recently opened its doors this past January and we are thrilled that they did. It's located in up-and-coming Long Island City, NY. The Executive Chef, Giovanni Vittorio Tagliafierro has brought Amalfi Coast-style pizza to New York City with his ancient Tramonti family recipe. What makes Amalfi

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How to Gain 10K Followers in a Year

Today, we are going to talk about a topic that differs quite a bit from the usual posts that highlight our food and travel escapades, but we promise it will be no less exciting! We are extremely grateful and proud to announce that we have officially gained more than 10,000 followers on Instagram! Here's the kicker: we did it in just ONE year (a goal we certainly could not have achieved without your support)! The goal of this particular post, is to share with you - our aspiring fellow bloggers -

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Jardenea Restaurant

Housed in the glamorously chic and modern Melrose Hotel - a AAA four-star boutique hotel situated in the heart of DC’s Georgetown neighborhood - Jardenea Restaurant has earned an impressive reputation throughout the DC metropolitan area for its unique menu highlights and attentive and professional wait staff. For the team at Jardenea Restaurant, educating diners of where the food on their plates originate from isn’t just important - it’s a necessity. As the farm-to-table trend continues to

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Founding Farmers

There are countless"must-see" attractions that District locals often recommend to the city's tens of thousands of visitors each year. From the gates of the iconic home of the President of the United States to the steps of the Jefferson Memorial, or from the historic hallways of the Willard Intercontinental Hotel to the bustling nightlife and authentic cuisine of the U Street corridor, there's a surprise on every street corner in "This Town." Unsurprisingly, also mentioned among these

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Romagna Ready 2 Go

Romagna Ready 2 Go

We can't seem to get enough of Italian food lately (we'll just continue blaming it on our recent trip to Rome) so when we came across an Italian eatery in NYC called Romagna Ready 2 Go, we, of course, had to try it out. Located in the heart of historic Greenwich Village - where all local and visiting NYC foodies alike should find themselves on any given day - we couldn't help but immediately notice the aroma of freshly bread baked and olive oil originating from Romagna Ready 2 Go. If that alone

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Patrizia’s of Brooklyn

Have you ever wished you were in Rome dining at one of those adorable el fresco cafe's while drinking a glass of prosecco and eating the most perfect slice of pizza?  Yeah, so do we! However, if jetting off to the Eternal City whenever you feel like it for a pizza pie isn't an option, we discovered a place that will make all your italian culinary wishes come true (minus the eight hour flight). Patrizia's of Manhattan (the brand new sister restaurant to Patrizia's Brooklyn) is one of the most

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STK Rooftop

STK Downtown Rooftop – NYC

Nestled just off the Hudson River within Manhattan's bustling meatpacking district, sits a distinct yet classic foodie haven that towers over the shoppers, tourists, and native New Yorkers traveling the cobblestone streets below. No matter where you look - up, down, right or left - the immense beauty of The High Line may demand your attention, but another destination has been giving the famous sky park a run for it's money for more than a decade: STK Downtown Rooftop. The location at 26

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Charleston, SC

If you're looking for a great family vacation this summer, you'll want to check out Charleston, South Carolina. As the quintessential southern town that has no shortage of charm or beauty, it is at the top of our list of "must-see" U.S. destinations!  So sit back, relax, grab a glass a wine, and let us take you around Charleston. FIRST STOP Once we landed, we knew exactly where we wanted to go - the famous Hominy Grill. If you want a classic Charleston meal, there's no place more

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Basic Burger

Attention all burger aficionados! Boy oh boy, don't we have a surprise in store for you. While it's no surprise that burgers have been around for well over 100 years, we would like to introduce you to a burger joint of a different kind - one that in no way aims to reinvent one of America's favorite , but does so nonetheless. In fact, the owners of Basic Burger are so humble about the deliciousness of their simple American fare, we just had to share this new DC-area gem with the rest of our

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