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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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Easter & Spring Celebrations for DC Peeps

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 more spring fun. Even if you’re not big on the holiday, there are … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: March 16-20

Monday – Wander around the beautiful grounds, play in the Children’s Garden, and enjoy a mild almost-spring day outdoors at Brookside Gardens in Wheaton, Md. The park is open sunrise to sunset, the Visitor Center 9am – 5pm. Admission is … 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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The Weekend Round-Up: February 28 – March 1

From awesome museum programs to fantastic live entertainment (and a lots of fun in between, both special and everyday), you’ve got your pick of family activities over the next few days. Happy Weekend! Discover Engineering Family Day Where: National Building … Continue reading

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