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Where to Play on the Weekdays: December 9-13

Monday – Take a tour of the Capitol! If you can’t get on a tour day-of, there still are exhibits and statues to see in the Visitor’s Center, which is open 8:30am – 4:30pm. Both admission to the Center and … Continue reading

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To Market, To Market this Holiday Season

How about adding some fun to your holiday shopping? What’s often a stressful activity for many this time of year, can actually be good time for you and the kids — if you know where to go. Here are some … Continue reading

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Start Your Season’s Greetings with a Great Deal from Tiny Prints!

It’s that time of year when we all start scrambling to get our holiday cards done in time to greet the season. We’ve got the perfect photo of the kids (after many, many attempts), now we just need the right … 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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