Sweet Street

Sweet Street

"Sweet Street" just got even tastier with a new homemade ice cream and treat shop. Frio opened in August, and joins Whisk and Arrow, Wilmar Chocolate, and Simple Simon Bakery on Wisconsin Avenue, now the sweetest street in town. Hugo makes the ice cream at Frio and it is creamy, inventive and delicious. I enjoyed [...]

A Bach family birthday

A Bach family birthday

The Bach family has been so important to the history of music that, for a time, any musical family in Europe earned that surname, not by pedigree but by prestige. I learned that Saturday afternoon from Carol Leybourn, matriarch of a family that, by any standard except birth, easily could be called Bachs. As she [...]