June 22, 2020
What’s Your Go-To Order at Crepeaway?
Next time you’re craving something sweet, consider getting a dessert-style crepe at Crepeaway. If you want to keep things simple you can choose the "Pani," which combines melted butter and powdered sugar (it doesn’t get simpler than that, and yet regulars rave over this basic combination). Looking for something that feels extravagant? Try the "Carlyn," which is stuffed with marshmallows,... continue reading
June 17, 2020
Open for Takeout Near 5333 Connecticut: Chicken + Whiskey
Located not far from 5333 Connecticut, Chicken + Whiskey specializes in authentic Peruvian-style roast chicken with classic sides. Each sumptuous bird is marinated in a 12-hour brine and then slow roasted over wood charcoal. Choose from quarter, half, or whole chickens and sides, or a meaty sandwich. And don’t skimp on the extras. The sweet plantains, arepitas, and yucca fries are... continue reading
May 30, 2020
Restock on Pet Supplies at PetMAC
Whether you’re looking to adopt a furry companion or simply need to stock up on supplies for your current pet, DC locals know that PetMAC carries everything you need. The store (which offers curbside pick up) specializes in high-quality, all-natural foods that do not contain animal by-products or unnecessary chemical additives, which makes it easy to make sure Fido eats... continue reading
May 27, 2020
Must-Haves for Your First Warm-Weather Run
With the weather getting warmer and warmer every day, you might be starting to take your workout routine outside on a regular basis. Here’s what you need to stay safe and comfortable while you’re exercising outdoors. Lightweight, sweat-wicking layers. Since spring bridges the gap between winter and summer, its weather can be somewhat unpredictable in terms of temperature. Make sure you’re... continue reading
May 15, 2020
Fridge Bare at 5333 Connecticut? Restock at Magruder’s!
Magruder’s is a unique store, focusing on beer, wine, and liquor, but also carrying a modest selection of grocery items, like seasonal produce, prepared deli foods, and specialty imports. Drinks are the main event, though. You’ll find the shelves stocked with fine wines from around the world, ranging from Argentinian malbec, to Austrian riesling, to Japanese sake. Magruder’s also has... continue reading