New Orleans 2015 Collage

Food Highlights: New Orleans, LA

Posted on Nov 12th, 2015

  About three weeks ago, I had the opportunity to travel to New Orleans for our annual meeting. It was a ton of work in the weeks (and…

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Phoenix Food Highlights - Proof

Food Highlights: Phoenix, AZ

Posted on Jun 16th, 2015

  Hi! Sorry for the radio silence last week. I was away, exhibiting for work at an annual meeting last week and found myself with less time…

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The Daily Kitchen Brunch 2.15 - 1

RVA Breakfast: The Daily Kitchen & Bar

Posted on Feb 18th, 2015

  Jeez! It's been a good year since I've talked about brunch and breakfast in Richmond, and even longer since I've done a review! So with a…

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RVA Pancake Collage

Richmond, Virginia Pancake List | National Pancake Day

Posted on Mar 4th, 2014

I normally don't prepare enough to publish appropriate posts for holidays, unless it's a holiday that is celebrated an entire season like Christmas.…

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Continental Westhampton bfast

RVA Breakfast: The Continental Westhampton

Posted on Jan 24th, 2014

  Boyfriend and I have been in a bit of a breakfast rut. It's not a bad rut, we really like where we go...but it's always the same handful of…

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Weekly MM: Recovery Resistance…& Spirits!

Posted on Oct 23rd, 2013

And just like that, the final recovery week is in the books. All that remains in two extra-long runs and the much anticipated taper. It may have been…

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Let’s Start with Burgers: Best Burgers in RVA

Posted on Jul 10th, 2013

It's nearly been a month since I last posted.Where do I begin? I could make excuses about my priorities or tell you that I've been busy enjoying…

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RVA Breakfast: Can Can Brasserie

Posted on Jun 14th, 2013

Decadent. That seems to be the best way to describe my Sunday morning meal at Can Can Brasserie in Carytown. In the time it's taken me to write this…

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RVA Breakfast: Parkside Cafe

Posted on Apr 26th, 2013

Aside from brunch, one of my favorite weekend activities is going to the South of the James Farmer's Market on Saturday mornings. Funnily enough, the…

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DC Brunch: Founding Farmers

Posted on Feb 22nd, 2013

This weekend I'm heading up to Northern Virginia to visit my sisters and celebrate one of their birthdays. I've found that most people either hate or…

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RVA Breakfast: Bonvenu

Posted on Feb 15th, 2013

***Unfortunately, Bonvenu was closed shortly after this review was posted.***Last weekend was one massive sleepover. One of my sisters and two of my…

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RVA Breakfast: Helen’s

Posted on Feb 1st, 2013

We were standing outside like a bunch of alcoholics waiting for the ABC store to open. There were others with us; a decent crowd, considering there…

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RVA Breakfast: The Village Cafe

Posted on Jan 18th, 2013

Two weekends ago, Boyfriend and I had the clever idea to hit up The Village Cafe for weekend breakfast. Why clever? VCU's spring semester hadn't yet…

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RVA Breakfast: The Roosevelt

Posted on Jan 11th, 2013

Since it's opening in July 2011, I've heard nothing but rave reviews on The Roosevelt. Located in recently proclaimed "baking district" of Churchill,…

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RVA Breakfast: Lunch

Posted on Dec 14th, 2012

Yes, you read that right. Last weekend, I got breakfast at a place called Lunch. And, guess what? Lunch serves dinner too! This place has been on…

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RVA Breakfast: Popkin’s Tavern

Posted on Nov 12th, 2012

Located downtown on Broad Street, Popkin's Tavern is slightly better known for its happy hour than menu. However, that's not to say the food isn't…

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RVA Breakfast: Dots Back Inn

Posted on Oct 29th, 2012

One of my best friends from high school recently got engaged (to a truly amazing guy, might I add). I'd been waiting for the call for a while, so…

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[Meatless Monday] Eating @ Flames 231

Posted on Oct 23rd, 2012

This weekend I attended a Virginia Blogger meet-up at a new Richmond restaurant, Flames 231. According to their Facebook page, this Shockoe Bottom…

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RVA Breakfast [12]: Water Grill

Posted on Oct 5th, 2012

Its been a while (i.e. MONTHS) since I've posted a RVA breakfast review; but, rest assured, I've been brunching my little heart out! Most recently, I…

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RVA Breakfast: City Diner

Posted on Aug 18th, 2012

It sometimes takes me by surprise that some people have not yet discovered the joy of a good brunch. Maybe they haven't found the right place or…

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RVA Breakfast: Perly’s Restaurant

Posted on Jul 15th, 2012

Of all the streets in Richmond, I wouldn't say that Grace is the prettiest; but, in walking a few blocks down it, you can occasionally catch a…

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RVA Breakfast: 27 Bistro

Posted on Jun 17th, 2012

A few weekends ago, Boyfriend and I attended another race; this time it included horses instead of cars. And having experienced both, I can…

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RVA Breakfast: Mint

Posted on May 19th, 2012

Sunday morning before heading home to celebrate Mother's Day with our family, Cherie and I went out for brunch in Richmond. As much as I love…

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RVA Breakfast: McLean’s

Posted on May 4th, 2012

Welcome to the best breakfast in Richmond, according to Style Weekly's readers in 2011. Hmm that sounds like a pretty big deal. The crowd Boyfriend…

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RVA Breakfast: River City Diner

Posted on Apr 26th, 2012

Lucky me (poor nonexistent six-pack) got blueberry pancake platters TWICE this past weekend. I had intended to making breakfast one day, but that…

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RVA Breakfast: Tarrant’s Cafe

Posted on Apr 20th, 2012

Last Sunday, Boyfriend and I returned rather early to the city from the "birthday weekend". Perfect for me, because that meant Sunday Brunch! :-DIt…

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RVA Breakfast: The Dairy Bar

Posted on Mar 22nd, 2012

I am on a huge breakfast in Richmond kick! It just so happens my business (*cough, Boyfriend, cough*) has brought me to this pollen-laden city the…

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RVA Breakfast: Star-lite

Posted on Mar 12th, 2012

So the Year of Busy continues...this past weekend, I was in Richmond for Friday night and then went home to Caroline County for Saturday night. My…

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RVA Breakfast: Champagne Brunch at The Jefferson Hotel

Posted on Mar 8th, 2012

Boyfriend asked me over the weekend about all the pictures I take of food. "What do you do with them?" During my pre-blog days, I suppose I used to…

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RVA Breakfast: Joe’s Inn

Posted on Jan 18th, 2012

This weekend Boyfriend moved into his FIRST apartment. I know this sounds weird. He's 24...but he also didn't go to a typical college, and spent a…

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Favorite Food Friday – Blueberry Pancakes from Food Craft

Posted on Nov 4th, 2011

I am about to introduce you to the best breakfast I’ve ever had. Food Craft, formerly Home Kitchen, changed my life over 2 years ago when it…

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