DC Restaurant Week at Charlie Palmer Steak


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Jennifer, Amber, and I last summer at the W for Amber’s birthday

Between our jobs, relationships, and (for some) kids, getting together with your girls is difficult. I make an effort to have a catch up session with friends at least once a month. Usually it is a happy hour or a night out at a bar or lounge. While these options are fun, it involves larger groups of people, noisy environments, and slightly increased alcohol consumption. Since we are overdue for a reunion we decided a nice dinner would be the best option.

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Battle of the Sexes


What happens when a former college athlete and a former academic over-achiever decide to date? Besides the idea of birthing a super baby, multiple competitive dates are inevitable. I know we may not look like your typical competitive couple but ohhhh do our competitive streaks run deep. While Caleb is very much the ‘in-your-face’, ‘I’m-going-to-take-you-down’

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Why You Should Take a Tour of the White House


Most federal museums and historic sites have free admission. This includes the historic house where our country’s leader lives, The White House. Visiting the White House alone is a priceless experience, but its free admission is an added bonus and makes it an even better low-cost date
option. However, it is not an easy one to come by. You can’t just walk up to the White House and ask for a tour.

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New Year, New Blog, New Goals

Back in the summer of 2015 we decided we would start 2016 off with a joint project. That project was to explore free/low-cost date options in our respective cities and share our experiences on a blog. You can read more about how we came up with this concept here. Although this is a joint venture that we are very excited about we each have our own reasons for doing it. Here are our stories…

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