Category Archives: School Event

Field Tripping at Ticonderoga Farms

Since I have a bit of experience planning activities for kids, Owen’s teacher asked if I might help organize a pumpkin patch field trip for the 2nd grade. Of course, I was more than happy to assist and knew immediately … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: October 19-20

Between the many re-openings after the shutdown, fantastic lineup of entertainment and events, and glorious weather in the forecast, there’s no excuse for a dull weekend. There’s live entertainment galore, opportunities to time trip for a day, outdoor adventures to … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: October 12-14

Don’t let the incessant rain or shutdown get you down this weekend. There are still plenty of ways to enjoy the next three days with the kids, despite the wet weather and closures. Along with this round-up of ideas, The … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: October 5-6

Shutdown, shmutdown. A little Congressional stalemate can’t stop the fun from happening around the DC-Metro. Take the kids to a farm for some seasonal amusement. Celebrate a neighborhood in the city. Get some great steals at DC public school yard … Continue reading

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Get Bargains GALORE and Support a DC Public School!

So, here’s the full disclosure: This Yard & Bake Sale is a fundraiser for my kids’ school, Maury Elementary on Capitol Hill, and I’m part of the fundraising committee that coordinates it. That also means I know firsthand that there … Continue reading

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