Jack Daniels and Barrel House BBQ

Eating Out, Travel

Last week I had the pleasure of picking up my son Zak from his mother’s house in Huntsville, AL and driving with him back to VA for a summer internship. Along the way,  our “boys trip” took an unexpected turn as we detoured to Lynchburg, TN and the birthplace of Old No. 7. Once there, […]

Ten Tables Louisville

Eating Out, Travel

Last week we made our way to Louisville, KY for the Kentucky Derby.  Our Derby Week kicked off on a high note with one of our best dining experiences to date. Ten Tables Louisville is a must have dining experience for the foodie or food lover. Eating at Ten Tables is worth the effort and we recommend it highly… if […]

Eating Orlando

Eating Out, Travel

This week we found ourselves traveling to Orlando, FL to celebrate my son Zak’s 21st birthday early (he turns 21 in May). Along the way we found some good eats and some really good BBQ! This travel and dining out post will focus on our food adventures in Florida… Eating Orlando!

Special Restaurant Month: Fiola Mare

Eating Out

This month our special restaurant pick came from Joy: Fiola Mare on the waterfront in Washington DC. Once again this pick was a huge hit and we had a wonderful evening trying yet another restaurant none of us had been to before. As it so often does our evening started at the bar where we […]

Special Restaurant Month: The Partisan

Eating Out

As you can tell by now we like to go out to eat… a lot! So, to spice things up we came up with the idea for a special restaurant experience once a month where we would go to a local eatery that we have never been to before. To make things more interesting we […]

Weekend Trip: Louisville, KY

Eating Out, Travel

Debbie and I headed to her hometown Louisville, KY this weekend to celebrate a wedding with her family. In addition, it was Debbie’s birthday this weekend and I wanted to take her out to some place special for dinner. When we travel I like to find a restaurant we have not eaten at before for us […]

Trummers Aphrodisiac Tasting Menu

Eating Out

This week’s dining out adventure takes us to Trummer’s on Main in Clifton, VA. We were celebrating Valentine’s Day on Friday February 13th to avoid the madness of dining out on the day of the big event. As it is with most weekends we shared this night with our friends Frank and Joy, anxious to try the 4 Course […]

Fleming’s Wine Dinner

Eating Out

This week our Friday Night Date Night took us out on the town to a Wine Dinner Fleming’s in Tysons Corner. The theme of tonight’s Wine Dinner was “Big Reds” and we were excited to try these wines on a cold winter’s night. As it is with most wine dinners we met up with our dear […]