Category Archives: Ongoing

Where to Play on the Weekdays: July 6-10

Monday – Go for a “swim” at the National Building Museum, where The BEACH just opened for the summer! The unique installation covers 10,000 square feet and includes an “ocean” of nearly one million recyclable translucent plastic balls, and visitors … Continue reading

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Artistic Delights and Fairy Inspiration at Annmarie Sculpture Gardens

Every now and then our explorations take us places that are extraordinary. Destinations that have me asking myself how in the world it took me so long to hear about them, let alone visit. Spots that engage and enchant and … Continue reading

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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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