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Black-Owned Food Businesses in Northern Virginia

The past week has been tumultuous as communities here in the United States have come together to protest the injustices in the system. At the same time, we are also fighting a pandemic, COVID-19, which has affected the entire globe.  As many food businesses have been affected by the state orders, I would like to help in my own little way by creating a list of black-owned food businesses in NoVA - with recommendations from myself and my fellow foodies.  If you live or work in the Northern Virginia area, it would be great if you can show your support by buying or ordering from these businesses.  This is a growing list and I will keep updating this as I receive more suggestions. Feel free to comment if you have a personal recommendation.  1. Jirani Coffeehouse 9425 West St, Manassas, VA 20110 Jirani is my go-to spot for coffee, meetups, and even desserts. Jirani is also a venue for workshops, meetings, and events related to arts and culture.  Aside from coff


Hello! I know it's been a long while but I'm blogging again! A lot has happened in the past few months that it felt like I had to return to doing things that I love, and blogging is one of them.  I've been doing some changes on the backend so you may notice a simpler layout.  I hope you are staying safe and healthy, wherever you are.  -Michy