Category Archives: Animals

It’s Time to Say “Huzzah!”

Hear ye, hear ye! Dost thou feel the merriment in the air? The return of the faire-est event in all the land is upon us… The Maryland Renaissance Festival begins its nine-weekend carouse at Revel Grove this Saturday, August 29, … Continue reading

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Over the Rainbow and Beyond at Watkins Regional Park

Watkins Regional Park in Upper Marlboro, Md, was one of my early parent discoveries. And by parent discovery, I mean it took having a child to realize the place existed, even though I had lived in the area for years. … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: August 7-9

Looks like we have a beautiful weekend ahead of us, so along with this round-up of awesome ways to enjoy it, give this list of outdoor locales a browse, too. Happy Weekend! Fair Play Where: Howard & Arlington Counties When: … Continue reading

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Get Your County Fair Share this Season

Where do you get farm animals, carnival rides and games, the junk food gamut, live entertainment, pony rides, piglet races, and wares for sale all in once place? The County Fair. And the season to enjoy them has begun. Get … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: August 3-7

Monday – Spend what’s expected to be a scorcher of a day in a super cool place: The U.S. Navy Museum. Located on the Navy base in southeast DC, it’s a trove of fascinating exhibits. See an amazing collection of … Continue reading

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