Reason 178

#178: Community Gardens I never, ever thought I would list community gardens as a thing I love. A number of plants and pets have died under my care, including two supposedly immortal beta fish (RIP, Wally and Gloria Tallulah) and two baby turtles (RIP, September Rashid and Wheels Von Neumann Turtle). I would like to…

Reason 181

#181: Baked & Wired Here is what I love most about Baked & Wired: it’s not Georgetown Cupcake. I’m not a cupcake fan. They’re cute and all (I mean, they’re a mini-cake and all mini things are cute. Well, almost all mini things…) but they’re just cake and I’m medium* on cake. Brownies, I love.…

Reason 201

#201:┬áThe food trucks. Today I am trying CapMac. I hope it’s worth freezing for. This is what the original list had for reason 201. I probably wrote it in 2010, when I worked in an area with not that many food options and had a coworker that liked trying out food trucks with me. Since…

Reason 219

#219: Frozen Yogurt When you are terrible at cooking, never home and pescetarian you will inevitably end up substituting meals for snacks, coffee, drinks or, in my case, frozen yogurt. I give huge props to DC for having tons of frozen yogurt places conveniently located along all my main routes: GWU-office, office-home, home-GWU. Here are…