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Month: April 2018

Kapnos Taverna

Kapnos Taverna

After a successful dissertation defense¬†, some friends and I continued our celebration at Kapnos Taverna. One of the best things about The Hotel (aside from bringing The Red Door Spa closer to me, once it opens) is this Greek restaurant. My boyfriend and I had […]

Dissertation Defense: A Book Report

Dissertation Defense: A Book Report

The first in my family to earn a PhD, on a recent phone call I was explaining to my dad what happens at a dissertation defense. Afterwards he said, “Oh, so it’s like a book report.” I paused. “Well, kinda.” I acquiesced. Picking up on […]

Osteria Morini

Osteria Morini

Last year for my birthday, my boyfriend and I took in the beautiful views of the Anacostia from the Navy Yard’s Osteria Morini. An Italian restaurant by¬†New York restaurateur Michael White, Osteria Morini is what your pasta dreams are made of. House-made pastas that are […]