Soundtrack: Ariana Delawari, who brings her blend of American rock and Afghan folk to the Kennedy Center tonight.

• Looks like I'm not the only one suffering from Blizzard Envy this morning. [@johnkelly]

• With Valentine's Day coming up, a look at the best date bars in D.C. [DCist]

• Nope, not going to do much better than a happy hour snack called 'fiery brisket balls.' [Borderstan]

• Rejoice, chivito lovers, for the Fast Gourmet creators are back with TakeEatEasy. [Washingtonian]

• If you're hoping to rent a place near a Metro station for less than $1000/month, good luck. [We Love DC]