AFTER city-hopping for almost a decade, Emily has recently returned to her urban roots in Philadelphia, finally getting to explore her her own city — now that it's cool again.

10 NFT Questions:
My Day Job:
     Freelance writer/editor/graphic designer
What I'm listening to:
     The rain, man.
What I'm reading:
     My guilty pleasure: novels for old ladies.
What I've just seen:
     The coolest thing ever. You JUST missed it.
What I believe in:
What pisses me off:
     Your unsolicited opinion.
What I really think of NFT:
     I'm not only writer; I'm also a user.
The question I really wanted to answer was:
     Q: Are We Not Men?
    A: We Are Devo!
Further contact info:
     Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter (@emilydoutre), Pinterest
What sanctifies me:
     Cliff Huxtable dancing.

Emily's Photos

Emily's Features
Spectacular Views of Boston
"From Bunker Hill to the Blue Hills, from the Charles River to Charlestown, there are a number of spots to catch spectacular views of the city as a whole, both inside and out of Boston proper.  So kick back and enjoy the views."   

Beautiful Boston & The Pizza Within
Pizza: It's not just for Italians anymore. Thin crust, garlic-stuffed, charred, magic or imported from California (the tomatoes, that is), Emily Doutre's tried them all and now she's reporting. Deal with it.

Favorite Local Services
Name: Chico’s Sunoco   
Phone: (617) 354-9494
Street Address: 515 Concord Avenue
Cross Street: Alewife Brook Parkway
Website: N/A
Honest mechanic! What else could you ask for?

EmDash's Reviews & Comments
Pho Republique 1/13/2010
Closed. *Sniff*
Midnight Madness: December 4 12/2/2009
Be there for 2009 Midnight Madness: Thursday, December 3, 6pm-midnight.
Do It For Your Kitchen 11/24/2009
Sacco’s Bowl Haven 9/14/2009
The pricing structure here, as of 2009, is a bit cheaper. Weekdays until 5:00PM, games are $2.75 per person. After 5:00PM and on weekends and holidays, games are $3.00 per person. Shoe rental is $1.50/pair.
The Upper Crust 7/7/2009

EmDash's Radars Trina's Starlight Lounge
Retro and Lovin' It
3/9/2010 Restaurants, Inman Square — By all accounts, I really should be sick of this whole retro bar and restaurant trend that's been po...

The Ultimate Office Space
2/22/2010 Art Galleries, Financial District / Chinatown — I admit it: I make fun of those people working on their laptops in coffee shops. (Somewhere in a co...

The Boston Shaker
Shake It Up
2/18/2010 Shopping, North Cambridge / West Somerville — When I was a little girl and was lucky enough to accompany my parents to a fancy pants adult cocktai...

Neighborhood Restaurant & Bakery
Breakfast Bonanza
2/16/2010 Restaurants, Winter Hill / Union Square — If you make a point to sleep as late as possible on the weekends (of which I myself am often guilty)...

Working Art
2/12/2010 Art Galleries, Financial District / Chinatown — One of the things I love about Not For Tourists is that it cultivates an appreciation of the cities...

Submitted Listings

10 Arts Bistro and Lounge Upscale local fare at The Ritz.
3rd Ward Another Brooklyn import: co-working space and classes.
3rd Ward Another Brooklyn import: co-working space and classes.
a.kitchen Delicate dining and people watching among the Rittenhouse elite.
Agno Grill Build your own Mediterranean noms.

1154 Lill Studio Design your own handbags.
Abigail's Satisfactory New American with lots of libations.
All Star Pizza Bar Foodie pies. Pricey but creative.
American Apparel Basic threads for hipsters.
Anthropologie For the wealthy hipster.