The Ultimate Family Reunion

To be invited as a member of the press is the most amazing feeling of all.  To be invited to cover the event, to tell the story, to preserve the memories, to evoke the feelings of community and togetherness, to encapsulate this wonderful experience and to put into words what so many others have said they cannot.  To say this is the best food and wine festival I have attended is an understatement. The Family Reunion is a trailblazing event that raised the bar, reconceptualized and redefined the concept of a food and wine festival.

The Uncaged Chefs Uncaged Dinner

…having dinner with The Uncaged Chefs will provide a memorable dining experience.  As their sign states, “This must be the place.”

Restaurant Bridge Fund: Apply Now

Maintaining a restaurant has been extremely challenging during this pandemic. If you own and operate a restaurant in Washington, D.C. and need some relief, have no fear…help is on the way. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced financial relief and assistance for restaurants with the Restaurant Bridge Fund.

So Much Southern Spice

By the taste of their food, I can already tell that they will soon dominate the Soul Food world in the DMV.

Savor the Uncaged Chefs

After my business event, I went to Savor Food Hall, the first Black owned food hall in Prince George’s County Maryland, and the second Black owned food hall in the United States!  I was already very motivated and in a social mood since when I arrived at Savor. Just walking through the door elevated my…

An Evening filled with HeArt & Sole

Imagine walking into a room and seeing your favorite celebrity chef offering you bites of their amazing food. Now, imagine looking to your left and to your right and seeing another celebrity chef and third celebrity chef, all of whom are offering you bites of their delicious dishes.

All Nostalgia at Half Smoke

Go to Half Smoke and enjoy a Bad and Boujee or Pinky and The Brain. You will be glad you did. As they say in Half Smoke….Don’t grow up. It’s a trap!

Chicago Home of Chicken and Waffles

As restaurant tour guru for Black Violin, I selected Chicago’s Home of Chicken and Waffles as the restaurant to cater dinner for Black Violin at the conclusion of their performance at Playhouse Square.

Jay-Z’s Made In America Culinary Competition

Jay-Z’s Made in America Culinary Experience Jay-Z’s Made in America Culinary Competition was the perfect event for food lovers and food critics.   It was held on Sunday, July 29, 2018 at the Fillmore in Philadelphia and was an event was filled with 60 hopeful Food Trucks from Philadelphia, Maryland, Washington, DC and surrounding states vying…