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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Alpaca Dessert: the Ice Cream Shop You Absolutely Need to Try

What’s your favorite way to have your ice cream? One of the ways I step out of my comfort zone is to try flavors or dishes that I haven’t tried before. I was at The Spot MD in Rockville, MD for the first time. I was there for something else and of course ended up…

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The Waterhole: the Juice Bar You Absolutely Need to Try

Is juice or juicing your thing? I’m a sucker for some fruit juice and stumbled upon a juice bar on Instagram that I had never seen or heard of before: The Waterhole. It’s truly a hidden gem nestled on a Mt. Rainier, MD. You see, it’s super busy around there. Hyattsville and Brentwood are right…

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More Than Java Cafe

A review about More Than Java Cafe, which is a Black-owned coffee shop in Laurel, Maryland.

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PJ’s Coffee: Who Doesn’t Love A Smooth Drink?

Tea has quickly become one of my favorite drinks, and I’ve increased how often I make coffee since the COVID shift began. I love making my own coffee, but I love grabbing some from a local coffee shop. One of my friend’s told me about one of the newest coffee shops in Bowie, Maryland: PJ’s Coffee.…

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Little Miner Taco

Has eating out been weird for you? One of the cool things that has come out of the COVID shift is the increase in options fire the food industry. An increase in pick-up options, more curbside, online cooking/mixology events… sometimes good things can come out of odd or tough moments. Little Miner Taco is a restaurant…

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Crabby Fries at the Hideaway

If you don’t know anything else about Maryland, you probably know that we don’t play about our seafood. It’s a big part of the local culture, and it’s a rite of passage when you’re growing up to be able to crack open your own crabs. Whenever you visit, you might find a lot of restaurants with…

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BITES @ BWI

You have an hour and a half before your flight. You’re hungry, but you’re scared that you’ll miss your flight. Airplane food isn’t always filling, and you would rather have options. You usually don’t venture out to see what food the airport has to offer, but there’s something about having options that’s pulling you in the food…

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