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The Weekend Round-Up: March 21-22

Snow on the first day of spring gives new meaning to “March Madness.” But while it might not look or feel like the beginning of the new season today, this weekend’s weather will make up for it. Even better, it … Continue reading

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A DC “Secret” Uncovered: The Glass Forest in Palisades

Back when I worked in travel publishing, we had a rule about using cliché travel writing terms, which was don’t (use them, that is). A popular one that comes to mind is “land of contrasts,” and another big no-no was … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: March 2-6

Monday – Celebrate the birthday of one of the most beloved authors, Dr. Seuss. Many libraries are hosting special programs in his honor, or you can just go check out and read some of his kiddie masterpieces. This early KFDC … Continue reading

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A DC “Secret” Uncovered: The Franciscan Monastery in Brookland

It’s not often that I read lists revealing “hidden treasures” in DC and actually learn something I didn’t previously know. And I’m not saying that in a yay-me-I-know-everything kind of way. I mean, think about what I do, this blog. … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: January 12-16

Monday – Go for a swim! It doesn’t matter what the weather is like outside when there are plenty of indoor pools in the area that are open to the public. Wilson Aquatic Center in NW is popular, and Deanwood … Continue reading

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