Week in Review – 10/23/2022

Image: Olivia de Havilland and Joan Fontaine (1940s). Apologies for getting this out late today. We were doing a deep dive on Initiative 82, that we will post in next week’s Week in Review. But there is all kinds of fun interesting stuff for this week. Lots of activity on our site. Some very D.C. […]

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Week in Review – 6/26/2022

Image: Dean Martin and Debbie Reynolds. Our recap of the world of D.C. dining and other similar news starts with the two casual spots we added to our dining guide. After that, we have lots of interesting tidbits from around the nation, and yet another reminder to tip 20% all the time. Shall we get […]

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Week in Review – 6/19/22

Image: Greta Garbo and Ramon Novarro in Mata Hari (1931). There was lots of local dining news in D.C. this week. So, dearest reader, thank you for checking in on this holiday weekend. We also added a couple places to the dining guide. There was sad news in the wine world and a take-down of […]

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Week in Review – 5/1/2022

Image: Inge Morath, Le Marais Paris (1957). This week there is a ton of news and interesting stories for your consideration, and we added two new places, both on Upshur in Petworth, to our dining guide. We were slow getting this post out today, but it is worth the wait. Especially because Arsenal held on. […]

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Week in Review – 3/13/2022

Image: Jacques-Henri Lartigue This week a local celebrity chef gets some national publicity, we added a spot to our D.C. dining guide, and there were more signs of dining finding its footing. Plus lots of interesting stories about the wine world, the emerging economy, and the not-so-creative destruction in the media world. If it is […]

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Week in Review – 2/27/2022

Image: Ukraine Lighter than normal posting this week from us because jovial food discourse seemed out of step with the seriousness of the moment. We did do our Saturday art post, but chose a piece in keeping with the news. World events also might have made this week’s review a little feisty, but there was […]

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Week in Review – 2/20/22

Image: Marlene Dietrich in Stage Fright (Alfred Hitchcock, 1950). Happy Palindrome Day! This week was a little light on volume of news and activity on our site, but there are still several nuggets of interest. So, we’d suggest scrolling a little further. Updates to Recommended Restaurant List Teaism – We updated our page on this […]

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Week in Review – 2/6/2022

Image: Rex Harrison and Gene Tierney in The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (Joseph L. Mankiewicz, 1947). This week in the D.C. dining world there were a few notable places folding up shop and some other ones backfilling into open spaces. The National Restaurant Association popped up in a couple different stories. A New York Times […]

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