Michelin Stars 2021: Best Restaurants in Washington, D.C.

The pandemic might have shuttered more than 110,000 restaurants across the country, but Michelin is looking on the bright side. 

On April 22, the French-based restaurant rating company announced its star ratings for Washington, D.C.-area dining spots. It’s the first U.S. city to receive them since October 2019.

The top of the list looks similar to years past: The Inn at Little Washington, in Washington, Va., which uses dressed-up mannequins to fill seats with their current dining capacity of 50%, retained its three-star status.

Two two-star places also held their rank: Minibar, the modern counter spot from José

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11 Best WFH Lunch Recipes to Make in 2021

Here we are well into the second year of the coronavirus pandemic and for many of us, returning to the office full-time seems like less of a reality each day. Contrary to what many managers expected at the beginning of the pandemic, companies are finding their employees to be more productive when they work from home.

One big reason for this is that lunch takes a backseat to work and other household tasks. In a survey of 2,000 people funded by Freshly, we can see some shocking statistics about how one of our favorite meals of the day has been

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Best Pet Food Container: Cat, Dog Food Storage

Ever wondered how to get your pet to leave a five-star review after their daily dining experience? Well, a good place to start would be giving them fresh, crunchy, delicious food consistently. Food truly is the way to your pet’s heart and to ensure meals (and your pet’s affection) produce a maximum response you should store all the noms in an airtight food storage container, one that keeps out moisture and pests. If the container can be nice enough to keep out in the open, well that’s an added bonus. To help you pick one, we’ve narrowed down pet products

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Final Deadline Approaches for KBDN Design Awards Entries


EVANSTON, IL — The deadline for the 6th Annual Kitchen & Bath Design Awards has been extended but is just a few weeks away. The competition, sponsored by Kitchen & Bath Design News, was created as a way to recognize kitchen and bath specialists and other industry professionals for outstanding project design and construction.

Categories in this year’s competition include:

Best Kitchen over $225,000

Best Kitchen $150,000 to $225,000

Best Kitchen $75,000 to $150,000

Best Kitchen under $75,000

Best Specialty Kitchen

Best Master Bathroom over $100,000

Best Master Bathroom $50,000-$100,000

Best Master Bathroom under $50,000

Best Powder Room

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British retail war erupts over chocolate caterpillar cake, Food News & Top Stories

LONDON • It is one of Britain’s more unusual legal wrangles, involving a chocolate cake in the shape of a caterpillar and two of the country’s best-known retailers.

Marks and Spencer (M&S) has threatened its cheaper supermarket rival Aldi and the high-street giants have traded barbs on social media.

M&S’ food store chain last week lodged an intellectual property claim with the High Court in defence of its trademarked chocolate-iced sponge character Colin the Caterpillar.

It argued that the German supermarket chain Aldi was misleading customers with its “Cuthbert” cake, which is also sold in green packaging, and wants it

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This one tray Mediterranean chicken is simple and delicious!

Chicken and potatoes — what more could you ask for?! 😋 It’s one of 100+ Mediterranean recipes in Milk Street founder Chris Kimball’s new book. #newdaynw

Who says you need to hop on a plane to take a trip to the Mediterranean?!

Explore that beautiful part of the world through homemade cuisine! Milk Street founder Christopher Kimball’s new book, “Tuesday Nights Mediterranean: 125 Simple Weeknight Recipes from the World’s Healthiest Cuisine“, is filled with healthy Mediterranean dishes — many of which can be put together in less than 45 minutes! He joins New Day NW to demonstrate one

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