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About savuryandsweet

i heart scrabble and tetris. i think about food all day long.

Sweetfrog – Sterling, VA

I love me some fro-yo.  Flavors and toppings abound, Sweetfrog is your oyster! Or sweet treat. I’ve been digging fruity flavors with a mountain of mango/passion fruit poppers.  Not the prettiest but yummy in the tummy. Feels like froyo places

Sweetfrog – Sterling, VA

I love me some fro-yo.  Flavors and toppings abound, Sweetfrog is your oyster! Or sweet treat. I’ve been digging fruity flavors with a mountain of mango/passion fruit poppers.  Not the prettiest but yummy in the tummy. Feels like froyo places

5 Things – Fall Produce to Try

I’ve never tried these fall vegetables and am interested to try.  Have you had any of these? Tips? Recipe recommendations? * None of these images are mine – I’ve noted where they are from in the caption.

5 Things – Fall Produce to Try

I’ve never tried these fall vegetables and am interested to try.  Have you had any of these? Tips? Recipe recommendations? * None of these images are mine – I’ve noted where they are from in the caption.

saVUryandsweet does Philly – Part one

Wow, not blogging for a year leaves a huge backlog of stuff to blog about… Last year I spent a weekend in Philly with some of my fav gal pals.  What did we do all weekend? Well we ate, and

saVUryandsweet does Philly – Part one

Wow, not blogging for a year leaves a huge backlog of stuff to blog about… Last year I spent a weekend in Philly with some of my fav gal pals.  What did we do all weekend? Well we ate, and

Banh Mi in a Pinch

Last year I taught a few cooking classes.  One of the classes I taught was a “Banh mi in a Pinch”  Vietnamese sandwich class.  My menu consisted of banh mi xa xiu (meatballs), 5 spice chicken, and the original thit

Banh Mi in a Pinch

Last year I taught a few cooking classes.  One of the classes I taught was a “Banh mi in a Pinch”  Vietnamese sandwich class.  My menu consisted of banh mi xa xiu (meatballs), 5 spice chicken, and the original thit

Stone’s Cove Kitbar – Herndon, VA

So in the middle of suburbia there’s this kitschy place called Stone’s Cove Kitbar.  It’s been described to me as an American tapas bar.  A few months ago I stopped by for lunch to give it a go. The decor:

Stone’s Cove Kitbar – Herndon, VA

So in the middle of suburbia there’s this kitschy place called Stone’s Cove Kitbar.  It’s been described to me as an American tapas bar.  A few months ago I stopped by for lunch to give it a go. The decor:

Bacon Pancaaaaaake

So the husband thought it would be funny to play the 10 hour loop of a this crazy jingle at work, lock his computer, and leave his desk.  What a bastard right?  I have never watched Adventure Time but I

Bacon Pancaaaaaake

So the husband thought it would be funny to play the 10 hour loop of a this crazy jingle at work, lock his computer, and leave his desk.  What a bastard right?  I have never watched Adventure Time but I

Where have you beeeeeen?

*Disclaimer: Non-food related post, my husband calls it a rant.   I call it an explanation of where I’ve been the past year.   I want it all.  I want to be fit, have a beautiful home, eat amazing cuisine for every

Where have you beeeeeen?

*Disclaimer: Non-food related post, my husband calls it a rant.   I call it an explanation of where I’ve been the past year.   I want it all.  I want to be fit, have a beautiful home, eat amazing cuisine for every

National Blog Posting Month

Well hello there 🙂  It appears that it’s been over a year since I last blogged, and my last topic was none too interesting.  Apologies for leaving you all out there in the interwebs hanging on that note… Let’s start

National Blog Posting Month

Well hello there 🙂  It appears that it’s been over a year since I last blogged, and my last topic was none too interesting.  Apologies for leaving you all out there in the interwebs hanging on that note… Let’s start

HOLY EARTHQUAKE DC!

So just experienced my first quake… no biggie.  CFO turned to me and said are you shaking the table? Shortly after the entire room started to shake.  Having never experienced such a thing, most people rationalized it in different ways. 

HOLY EARTHQUAKE DC!

So just experienced my first quake… no biggie.  CFO turned to me and said are you shaking the table? Shortly after the entire room started to shake.  Having never experienced such a thing, most people rationalized it in different ways.