|Renata's Is Open Now|
- Go explore Renata's Tasty Bites -- the new bakery in Columbia that will have a grand opening September 12 but is already serving up baked goods. Steve sent the photo above and reported that he and his wife both liked their first visit -- a coconut cake and almond pastry
- Check out a movie and CrunchDaddy popcorn at the Wine Bin in Ellicott City on Saturday night. They're playing the Sound of Music outside. Check CrunchDaddy's blog for details -- and for a Sunday invite to taste the popcorn at Boarman's Meat Market in Highland.
- Look in a few months for a new burger chain in Columbia -- CaliBurger, an In-n-Out imitator that the Washington Post reports will open in November.