The Couch Chronicles, Volume IIX

One of the best aspects of shopping for furniture at Su Casa is the convenience of having several professional interior designers on staff who are available to consult on anything from finding a small accent piece to designing an entire house floor to ceiling. Aside from being the design face of Su Casa, Mary, Derek, […]

The Chop is Dead… Long Live the Chop!

We’ve got a new website! This will be the last post on is now live, and all of our posts, past and future can be found there. Let this post serve as the official announcement. The new site is light years ahead of the old one stylistically, and offers a tremendous increase in […]

Blog Contest Winner Announced

Last week we were pleased to announce our first ever contest giveaway. After a week of fierce commenting competition, we’ve assigned each comment a number and used a highly sophisticated, top secret MIT-developed and DARPA tested random number generator to determine a winner. Congratulations are due to Lauren, a loyal reader and one half of […]

The Chop’s Souvenir Giveaway Contest

Well, we’ve returned from poaching giant sea turtles on Ascension Island just in time for our birthday weekend, and all of the well wishes and liquor and cake has us in a generous, giving mood. Roommate is officially gone from the Chophouse, and with him went the cable and internet access which were in his […]

Baltimore Portrait: New Drawings by Erin Fitzpatrick @ UB Tonight

If there’s one activity that Baltimore likes to engage in collectively, it’s looking at itself in the proverbial mirror. It’s part of the reason we love the films of John Waters so much. It’s why we think The Wire was such a wonderful show, and it’s even why we went to go see Naked Baltimore […]