#PickoftheDay Dog Days at Aurora this summer

    This summer we’re going to be hosting Dog Days at Aurora every other Tuesday. Pop into Aurora after work, from 5pm – 7pm for free self serve hot dogs and drink specials from Aurora. Join us for the first one on June 9th! Stay up to date on details on our Facebook event…


3 Places to Dine Al Fresco

Al fresco dining, one of the best parts about summer. Maximize the long days and warm nights. With so many options to choose from, what are the best places to dine al fresco? Here are three of our favorite spots. 1. Aspire Seasonal Kitchen With their big courtyard at the corner of Matthewson and Westminster…


#PickoftheDay Small Point Banh Mi

Today’s #PickoftheDay is the Small Point banh mi at Small Point Café. Inspired by the iconic Vietnamese street food, the banh mi at Small Point Café is made with turkey, Canadian bacon, pickled veggies, avocado and chipotle aioli.   All of Small Point’s sandwich come with organic corn chips, and on the day I picked…


Staff Pick from Karen at Queen of Hearts

Karen Beebe, owner of Queen of Hearts, was in the shop when I popped in for a Staff Pick. With summer around the corner, she’s got her eye on this 70s inspired maxi dress from Free People. 100% rayon with a relaxed fit, it’s modern and a little sexy. These have been selling fast, “I’m anxiously awaiting…


Zipcar Memberships

Living in the heart of Downcity has a lot of benefits, one of which is being within walking distance of the best of what Providence has to offer. Each person I’ve interviewed so far for the Downcity Living series has noted that they love not having to drive so much. In fact, many downcity residents…


#PickoftheDay Dinner at Gracie’s

On a recent visit to the Peerless Building to work on a Downcity Living piece, I ventured out onto the roof of the building on a perfect day and was reminded of the beautiful rooftop garden that Gracie’s manages. The garden is planted and sprouts are already coming up. The chives were all in bloom…


Food Truck Tuesday in Grant’s Block – Tuesdays, 11 – 2

Happy Tuesday! We’re so excited to host food trucks in Grant’s Block every Tuesday rom 11 to 2 for lunch. Poco Loco Tacos – ‘Best Damn Taco Truck in Town.’ We couldn’t agree more! Also parked in the lot, O’Crepe, the rolling creperie, featuring sweet or savory crepes. And introducing Championship Melt for tasty grilled cheese sandwiches. Not feeling like…

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