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North America is in the midst of an oyster renaissance. [WSJ]

Where to go pumpkin-smashing [NoVa Mag]

The smell of fresh bread makes us kinder to strangers. [Daily Mail via HuffPost]

What is Seasonal Pantry‘s Dan O’Brien up to next? Probably not chicken and doughnuts. [Eater]

Mi Cuba Cafe will replace Paila Grill in Columbia Heights. [PoP]

Where to drink on election night [Washingtonian]

It’s pie season! [Post]

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