Dish Up! - My Week 2 in Review

Dish Up! - My Week in Review is a weekly roundup of pictures from my everyday life. Here are some shots from the second week of 2014. Enjoy!  

Peter Chang's Szechuan-style Chinese food never disappoints.  I had another amazing lunch here with my family.

Peter Chang's Szechuan-style Chinese food never disappoints.  I had another amazing lunch here with my family.

We started off our meal with fish and cilantro spring rolls. 

We started off our meal with fish and cilantro spring rolls. 

With chopsticks in hand, my brother is ready to chow.

With chopsticks in hand, my brother is ready to chow.

View of downtown Richmond, VA from Church Hill 

View of downtown Richmond, VA from Church Hill 

Portrait of a man (my boyfriend) after a week of living out of a tour van.  Welcome home!

Portrait of a man (my boyfriend) after a week of living out of a tour van.  Welcome home!

As I mentioned in my last post, I'm trying to eat healthier after the overindulgence of the holidays.  I had raspberry and chocolate for breakfast.   

As I mentioned in my last post, I'm trying to eat healthier after the overindulgence of the holidays.  I had raspberry and chocolate for breakfast.   

Healthy snack of hard-boiled eggs 

Healthy snack of hard-boiled eggs 

It's nice to see these Little Free Libraries popping up around the city. 

It's nice to see these Little Free Libraries popping up around the city. 

The Little Free Library in front of Black Hand Coffee in the Museum District.

The Little Free Library in front of Black Hand Coffee in the Museum District.

WPA Bakery in Church Hill

WPA Bakery in Church Hill

Sub Rosa Bakery in Church Hill is re-opening tomorrow after 9 months of being closed due to a fire.  This is my favorite bakery in the city.  I'll be first in line tomorrow. 

Sub Rosa Bakery in Church Hill is re-opening tomorrow after 9 months of being closed due to a fire.  This is my favorite bakery in the city.  I'll be first in line tomorrow. 

WPA's array of gorgeous pastries.  It's the only bakery in the city that I know makes canelés.

WPA's array of gorgeous pastries.  It's the only bakery in the city that I know makes canelés.

Black Hand's Chai Tea Latté and Orangina - no better way to start the day.  By the way, if you love chai then you MUST try Black Hand's chai! It's the best I've ever had. 

Black Hand's Chai Tea Latté and Orangina - no better way to start the day.  By the way, if you love chai then you MUST try Black Hand's chai! It's the best I've ever had. 

WPA's Canelés 

WPA's Canelés 

View of the James River from Libby Hill Park

View of the James River from Libby Hill Park