The Rub Chicken & Beer

Have you ever wanted to explore a city that you rarely visit? I rarely go to Alexandria, VA. I know, I know…I need to do better. It’s not far too far out, and they have a lot to offer. I sifted through a few restaurant lists and decided to check out The Rub Chicken &…

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The Hall CP

Have you ever wondered if Friday bottomless brunches existed? This came to mind randomly about a month ago. I searched until I found something: The Hall in College Park. I love a good mimosa, so my eyes were on that drink option. WHAT I ORDERED Bottomless Mimosas I love a good mimosa! I was surprised…

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Milk Tea at Auntea Boba

Have you ever tried bubble tea? It’s a popular type of drink that quickly became one of my favorites. There are some drinks you can find at many shops like taro milk tea or oolong tea, but AunTea Boba’s menu had some I had never heard of like Tiramisu milk tea, Vietnamese Iced Coffee, and…

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Mr. Wish: the Fruit Tea Shop You Need to Try

If you’ve been wanting to try bubble tea, one of the best areas for it is Northern Virginia. Quite a few new shops have popped up, and one of them is Mr. Wish in Falls Church, VA. In a shopping center with a few other bubble tea shops, their large space and great menu help…

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La Eloteria DMV

A review about La Eloteria DMV, a Latinx-owned home-based business in Hyattsville, MD.

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Turning Natural: the Black-Owned Juice Bar You Need to Try

You can’t go wrong with a fresh juice or smoothie. In recent months, I’ve become more of a juice person. There are so many local juice bars now, and the next one on my list was Turning Natural. Turning Natural is a Black-owned juice bar with six locations in the D.C. Metro Area. The businesses…

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Bitty & Beau’s Coffee

There’s nothing like finding a company or brand with a story that pulls you in. It’s often something that makes me want to make trips often when it’s something I can get behind. Bitty & Beau’s Coffee is one of those places. A couple has four children, and two of them have Down syndrome. They…

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Vigilante Coffee: the Coffee Shop You Need to Try

There’s nothing like a neighborhood coffee shop. It’s so easy to make a Starbucks trip, but local coffee shops that connect with their community are the best. This is a simple way to describe Vigilante Coffee, a coffee shop based in Maryland. It was founded by Christopher Vigilante, and the mission is to uplift others…

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High Five: the Smoothie Bowls You Need in Your Life

There’s something about spring that’s so inviting. You want to go out more…maybe explore a bit. The warmer weather makes me want to quietly explore more. (We’re still in a pandemic.) Recently, I met with a friend for the first time in months. I hadn’t been inside of a restaurant or shop to eat since…

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Call Your Mother Deli

Have you ever craved something so much that you can’t stop thinking about it? Or, has there ever been a restaurant that you kept thinking about visiting? Same here. Call Your Mother Deli is a shop that I think about often. I finally decided to visit their trolley location in Bethesda, MD since I was…

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