Pete’s New Haven Style Apizza – Courthouse, Arlington, VA


Our first day of girls’ weekend in DC, my friends and I decided to do a little bar crawl around Arlington while we waited to meet up with our other friends. A few hours in, we happened across Pete’s Pizza, who just happened to be giving away free pizza if you could make cornhole throws… unfortunately, only 1 of the 3 of us girls managed to hit the shot at that point. 1 free slice, 1 bought pizza, a metro ride & decent walk later, we landed at the Lincoln Memorial for a pizza picnic. Just my friends and I sitting on the grass, listening to the Forrest Gump soundtrack, drinking Bandit wine, and eating pizza… can’t go wrong with that. Continue reading

Fire Works Pizza – Courthouse, Arlington, VA


A few weekends ago my best friend & I went down to DC to visit our other best friends who are there for grad school & big girl jobs. We had some extra vacation days so why not?! Girls weekend! So, Fire Works Pizza was actually technically in Arlington, VA, and the first place my friends & I went after our arrival at DCA. We ate on their patio which was super cute and looked like it would be romantic at night… covered, with Christmas lights and whatnot. They had a lunch deal- $8 or so for a small pizza and side salad. Did I eat the salad? Of course not. It was a standard  boring Caesar side salad. Thanks but no thanks.  Continue reading