Bringing Down the White Picket Fence


Oh Robert Wiedmaier, you’ve done it again.  First, we fell in love with Brasserie Beck in D.C., and then, just when we thought it couldn’t get any better, we’re now head over heels for the Brabo Tasting Room in Old Town.  In our past two weekend getaways to Alexandria, Virginia, we’ve dined at Brabo Tasting Room four times!  This cozy little restaurant is phenomenal, from the incredibly delicious food to the delightful and hardworking staff, you’ll never leave hungry… Read More

AFAR travel magazine and Starwood’s Westin hotel chain chose to feature Paul’s photo and my writing on their “Westin Finds from AFAR” website!  This is the second time we’ve been featured and we are thrilled!  Check it out to read my review of Brasserie Beck, one of my favorite restaurants by Robert Wiedmaier!   Now you can find our travel tips on the Westin Finds from Afar Washington, D.C. page and their New… Read More

I’m not a movie person. There are few movies I’ve seen all the way through. Most of these movies I’ve seen at the movie theater, largely because AMC does not have a “bring your own couch” policy. This requires me to sit up and stay awake. But if I have a place to stretch out, along with a pillow and a blanket, I rarely make it to the end, or the middle… Read More