We got away from NOLA for about 2.4 minutes this weekend to go to Boston, where Mr. TWMVO was born and raised. It was a crazy weekend with a family wedding, a memorial service, a house party that may or may not have gotten completely out of hand (but definitely did), and work. For some … Continue reading Boston grazing
So we all know that I consumed more food than science ever thought was humanly possible this last weekend. I felt seriously gross for it. On Monday afternoon, the text from a dear friend came in: "Dinner tonight?" Now, you're right - I could have laughed in her textual face and left it. But there's … Continue reading I just need some leaves in my life, y’all
I was thinking I was due a very relaxing weekend because between October and December, I'm going to be a very busy - but very lucky - lady. (Think: dear friends from far shores are coming to visit; I'm going home to London for not too long, but long enough to breathe the air and … Continue reading NOLA on Tap, Fried Chick’n Festival, Hedwig, & a Haitian dance party: eating my way through the weekend
I don't spend a lot of time in Lakeview because, er...Lakeview. But we just so happened to be there last night and there just so happened to not be a wait at Susan Spicer's Mondo at 6pm (because we're 80). And as such, Alex (Mr. TWMVO) and I went. I've been a couple times to … Continue reading All around the Mondo
Let me lay the scene: it's last Saturday evening. Friday night, I drank all the prosecco that Pizza D could give me, then I drank whatever wine-like drink other people put in front of my face. Because I'm now old and can't drink like I did when I was, oh, 17 but I often try … Continue reading Midnight Noodle: how does he get so much flavor in from such a small kitchen?!