a teatray in the sky

founding farmers

Posted in 5D Mark II, Foggy Bottom, Food, Photography, Washington, DC by firthefirst on December 12, 2010

you know you’ve finally settled into a new city when you discover your favorite restaurant.  it’s more than a little like falling in love — it doesn’t happen when you intend for it to, or when you expect for it to, but suddenly you just know.  well, tina finally became a DC resident for real this week when she discovered her favorite restaurant: founding farmers.  it’s a restaurant with an enticing backstory (a co-op owned by 42,000 farmers across the united states) and an eclectic, enthralling menu. (more…)


Posted in 5D Mark II, Foggy Bottom, Food by firthefirst on March 15, 2010

for those of you who already peeked at Tina’s blog, you knew this.  for those of you who didn’t peek, now you know. 

besides the ongoing learning photography project, I’ve recently started another project, which is most likely the easiest out of all of these to accomplish.  it is, quite simply, to eat at all the restaurants on the Washingtonian Best Restaurants list.  yes, it’s bouge-y.  yes, it’s arbitrary.  yes, I hate rankings.  still. (more…)