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Holiday Family Favorites in Washington, DC

December 4th, 2010 · 3 Comments

One of the great things about growing up in Washington, DC, is the wealth of activities to enjoy — and the holiday season is no exception. Here are just a couple of our upcoming favorite activities, and corresponding dining suggestions too. Trains at the Botanic Garden Little boys seem genetically predisposed to love trains, but […]

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Tags: events · holiday · restaurants

Nature and Nurture

October 30th, 2009 · 2 Comments

Earlier this year, we took a family vacation to Florida. The boy and I went down a few days ahead of the husband and spent some quality time touristing with my mom. At the time, all of my grandparents lived in the Tampa Bay area so we’ve visited quite a few times over the years. […]

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Tags: family

Love is Pasta. And Cream. And Garlic.

October 19th, 2009 · 5 Comments

So last week was our blogiversary here at Foodie Tots (2 years!), and my husband’s and my anniversary (7 years!) as well. Ironic, since this blog may just lead to the end of my marriage… Okay, I kid, but here’s a true quote from my husband just the other day: “Why do you have to […]

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Tags: meatless monday · pasta · recipes · vegetarian · weeknight meals

One Local Summer, A Family Affair

August 19th, 2009 · 1 Comment

This past week we’ve enjoyed a visit from family — my two siblings, sister-in-law, niece, father and father-in-law, a family reunion with five of my dad’s six siblings to celebrate my uncle’s retirement from the Navy, and my son’s third birthday party. Of course, food is always the focal point of our (semi-)Italian family’s gatherings, […]

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Tags: at market · one local summer

Holiday Treats with Pamela of Red, White & Grew

December 18th, 2008 · 8 Comments

The next foodie parent I’m pleased to feature in our holiday treats series is Pamela Price of Red, White & Grew. She writes about growing her own food and the revival of the Victory Garden, and is a proponent of the “Eat the View” campaign which is advocating for the Obama family to plant an […]

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Tags: foodblogs · green thumb · holiday · recipes