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The Weekend Round-Up: March 19-20

Advertisement The weather on the way may just redefine March Madness. But with all these great picks, the chance of a little snow won’t upset your family fun. Happy Weekend! Eggcellent Events Where: Around the area When: Throughout the weekend … Continue reading

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Tips for Families Viewing the Cherry Blossoms (2016)

[Note: This was originally written in 2011 (hence, the now very outdated Lost reference) and has been updated every year since. But because the tips always apply, I'm re-posting yet again, just with a few more minor updates.] Taking the … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: March 12-13

Advertisement What a week! The glorious weather has brought such a happy vibe along with the lovely hues of early blooms. Everyone seems to be out and about wearing shorts, sandals, and big smiles. (Plus, I had some great sightings … Continue reading

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Easter Events Around DC for a Hopping Start to Spring

Advertisement Don’t put your eggs all in one basket when it comes to Easter celebrations. Numerous places around the area are hosting egg hunts, Easter bunny visits, and much more spring fun. Even if you’re not big on the holiday, … Continue reading

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Make Some Family Plans for the 2016 National Cherry Blossom Festival

With the National Park Service’s recent announcement of the predicted cherry blossom peak (March 31 – April 3) and the Capital Weather Gang’s declaration that winter is over and spring is on, it’s time to talk celebration. And the National … Continue reading

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