Fairfax Foodie Holiday Part 2 – We <3 Dawali

While I know that the “new year” is an arbitrary moment in time, for Mr. Foodie and I, entering 2018 has felt like stepping off a pretty island into shark-infested waters. Thanks to the deep freeze that many of us are experiencing, the condensate pipe for our heater is freezing, causing water to leak, causing…

Grilled Brie

I know that summer is over now 😦 But the good news is that it is still grilling season (can anyone say tailgating?). Mr. Foodie and I love to roll our tiny grill out on the driveway and show off to our fellow condo neighbors while we sip fancy cocktails and use our phone as…

Welcome to the Family: Ekras Sabanekh and Lahema Bi Ajeen

In a few days I will be joining my life with Mr. Foodie’s. After a year and a half of anticipation, I am baffled that it is almost here. I am also ecstatic. I’m not sure how most brides feel in the days leading up to their wedding, but I feel like I’m positively glowing….

Oktoberfest Party!

So even though I’ve written extensively about our soft pretzel experiments, I dropped off blogging this past week because I was up to my elbows prepping for our Oktoberfest party (and, you know, doing *real* work too :P). In my excitement for the party, I also did not take as many pictures of the food…