Top TWO Burgers in DC

There is nothing quite like having a mind blowing burger.  Burgers are such “normal” foods but when you get a good one, it can really blow your mind.  After six years eating my way around DC, I have finally decided that my top two favorite burgers areeeee…. …drum roll please… 1. Duke’s Grocery This is […]

Hana Japanese Market DC

There are two food related things that make me an incredibly happy lady: 1) farmers markets 2) international food markets.  Surprisingly, even though DC is quite the international hub, it is lacking international markets in the city itself.  Of course there is a big chain of Korean/ Asian super markets outside of the city in […]

DC Going Out Guide

Happy Hour: The Front Page (Dupont)If you like the Young Professional + sports bar sort of vibe.. this is the spot for you.  Their Happy Hour is from 4-8 pm Monday through Friday and they have beer, wine, rail drinks and margaritas for all under $5!  They also have a $5 food menu which isn’t too shabby […]

A Beginners Guide to EATING in SF

Here are some of my favorite restaurants back home in good ol’ San Francisco Hog Island Oysters(Located in the Embarcadero)- What’s better than sitting on the bay, watching the ferries arrive and enjoying the best clam chowder and oysters. Citrus Club(Located on Haight Street)- This whole in the wall noodle shop has the most amazing […]

Gracie’s GRAND GUIDE to Paris

Seeing as I have been in Paris for the last 4 months, I have done most of the tourist-y/sightseeing-y things in Paris.  This is my GRAND GUIDE TO PARIS for all things tourist.  1. Musée D’Orsay Honestly, this is the best museum in Paris.  I think its worth it to go the the Louvre to take a […]