How to Survive Your Day Job

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I wasn’t always a comedian. For what seemed like a lifetime ago, I worked for a ballsy, left-winged lady boss who also happened to be a United States Senator. Although I liked my job, something inside me longed to create. It became so strong that the prestige and purpose of public service became a burden. […]
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Love Found: Keith & Tiffany

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Meet Keith & Tiffany. They’re counted among Washington’s young and powerful… and they’re getting married. Who: Keith Benjamin II & Tiffany Blacknall Ages: 27 & 28 Occupations: Transportation Policy & Advocacy Professional and College Access & Success Professional Hometowns: South Brunswick, NJ & Louisburg, NC How Kieth Popped the Question Keith told Tiffany they were […]
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Politicos Gather at Embassy of Haiti

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Washington’s top young political pro’s gathered at the Embassy of the Republic of Haiti on Wednesday, April 2 to network and ring in the spring. Capitol Hill, White House, government agency staffers, and other political professionals made up for most of the 150 guests. Other special guests included former Red Skins player Joshua Symonette and […]
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Bar Pilar Stands Out on U St Restaurant Row

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WHERE: Bar Pilar, 919 U Street NW  WHEN TO GO: Date night WHAT TO GET: Roasted Pork Shoulder At first glance, Bar Pilar is a classic, all-are-welcome, ‘have no fear for beer is here’ dive. Even as you step inside towards the ground floor bar a slight upturn of the nose is justifiable, but before you back […]
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A Taqueria Beer Garden on U St

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WHERE: 919 U Street NW (U Street Corridor) WHEN TO GO: Now, before the summer rush WHAT TO GET: Tacos El Rey is nothing short of a much needed ray of innovation. Thank the Hilton brothers for gracing us with their talent yet again. Just in the last few years they’ve gifted us: Marvin’s, The Gibson, […]
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Before You Launch, Carefully Consider

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A few years ago, while riding the 1 train in New York City, I overheard three people in their mid-twenties chatting about being unfulfilled in their jobs and wanting to do something different.  This was nothing new, I hear many people complain about their job on the train. What was different about this conversation was […]
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Lunch Envy: Avocado Toast

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Meal prep. Shopping lists. When did it get so complicated to whip up a healthy (and perhaps even enviable)  lunch? I don’t know about you, but I get tired of eating out for lunch more than 3 times a week and I’m quickly bored of eating the same salad, sandwich, and frozen meal day in and […]
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