As Luck Would Have It…

I met three celebs in one day. Now THAT shit cray. So, that means I’m only two more celebs away from completing #16: Get picture taken with five celebs. Me sandwiched between gymnast Dominique Dawes and iconic figure skater Michelle Kwan. And then there was CM Punk, WWE Champion. As a wrestling fanatic, I almost … Continue reading As Luck Would Have It…


A Little Taste of Heaven

Completed #17: Make one new food dish a month (April edition): Mashed sweet potatoes with candied pumpkin seeds Sure, it’s April, but I was really yearning for fall flavors. And believe it or not, I’ve never baked a sweet potato — not exactly sure how that’s possible, since I really, really love them. I mean … Continue reading A Little Taste of Heaven

cafe du monde beignet

Mr. & Mrs. Al Coholic Go to New Orleans

This is a big one! I am so happy to cross #34: Go to New Orleans with Kris (carried over from 2011) off my 2012 goal list! (My favorite meal of all time, red beans and rice, pictured above.) Words cannot explain how excited I was to go back to New Orleans. I used to … Continue reading Mr. & Mrs. Al Coholic Go to New Orleans

Visit the National Building Museum

Completed! 24.4 Visit the following places that I’ve never been: National Building Museum Not only did I get to go to this building (which is beautiful), I got to do my favorite thing while I was there — EAT MY FACE OFF. Thanks, Taste of the Nation D.C.! Me inside the building: The Great Hall: Me … Continue reading Visit the National Building Museum