District Divas Culture

Bitch at Us: Meredith Fineman of FinePoint

Meredith Fineman, founder of FinePoint Digital PR, believes that women should not be afraid to self-promote and “brag about themselves”. She certainly has a lot to brag about. She has worked in marketing for some of the biggest brand such as Bloomingdale’s and CBS and went on to

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Recap: Fashion for Charity

It’s funny how a beat-the-Valentine’s-Day-blues weekend with friends can turn into every girl’s dream VIP party at a runway show during New York Fashion Week.

Yes, that’s how quickly things happen. I’m surrounded by the best, blessed Bitches. And it’s only right that we’d hang in NYC with a bunch …

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Bitch at Us: Chef Jesse Miller of Bar Pilar

Amid the constant restaurant openings on 14th Street and the trendy crowds waiting for tables at the latest hot spot, Chef Jesse Miller of Bar Pilar and Café St. Ex has strived to, and has succeeded at, keeping the restaurants the neighborhood gems we continue to love. On any …

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Valentine’s Day Gift Guide: DC

Attention love birds: Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, so time to find the perfect gift for your special someone. While we love a holiday, we firmly believe they should be celebrated with authenticity.

The Bitches eschew a Hallmark card and dinner, opting for something with more personal touch …

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Bitch at Us: Boris Stojkovic of Second State

Any restaurant that specializes in rye whiskey and boasts 40 different varieties of the spirit is bound to have an outstanding cocktail program. This is certainly the case at Second State, the Pennsylvania themed eatery located in the former Mighty Pint space in Dupont Circle. Beverage Program Director Boris Stojkovic …

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Recap: La Tomate Dinner

I had been dreaming about the Proscuitto San Daniele at La Tomate since brunch. This may sound odd, but when you write about food you find you also dream about it. No, this is not a joke or an editorialization. My dream was not merely about prosciutto, but love, …

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Bitch at Us: Derek Brown of Mockingbird Hill

Derek Brown has solidified his spot as the king of Shaw with four restaurants located in the neighborhood. All of the restaurants have varied concepts, Eat the Rich being a seafood and punk rock mash-up, Mockingbird Hill featuring sherry and ham, Southern Efficiency showcasing whiskey and comfort food, and The …

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Bitch at Us: Holli Thompson of Nutritional Style

We love hearing about other female authors and entrepreneurs. We utterly taken by Holli Thompson, the Virginia-based author of Nutritional Style.  She just published a book by the same name, and sent a signed couple copies to the Bitches. We caught up with Holli to chat health, brunch, and healthy …

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Recap: Commissary Happy Hour

When it’s this frigid outside, my favorite thing to do is to nip to a local watering hole and cozy up to the bar with a good friend. It’s almost as good as snuggling up on your couch or in bed for the day, except someone is bringing you hot, …

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Recap: VFit Launch at Body Smith

I’m told that Washington is the most health conscious city in America. We’re also the city with the most alcoholics, most drug addicts, and most politicians.

Personally, I enjoy being healthy and fit—but not at the expense of enjoying the finer things in life. However, I will confess to loving …

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