Category Archives: Weekdays

Where to Play on the Weekdays: August 18-22

Monday – Head out to Dulles for Air & Space exploration beyond the District. The Steven F. Udvar Hazy Center showcases flight artifacts they can’t fit into the museum on the Mall. See all kinds of air and space crafts, … Continue reading

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Wander & Wonder at Green Spring Gardens

A few weeks ago, as I was updating The Best Places in the DC Area to Enjoy a Beautiful Day Outdoors with the Kids, I did a quick read through the comments and realized something: My memory is shot. Because … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: August 11-15

Monday – Head on down to the county fair. Both the Montgomery and Prince William County Fairs are going on right now, with everything from carnival rides to farm animals to live entertainment. And it’s Family Day at Montgomery, when … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Wintergreen Summer Getaway with a Toddler

[Note: This post was written by Erika Lloyd, a Washington, DC-based freelance writer and parent.] Before my daughter’s birth, I was a big fan of road trips. Actually, I was a fan of any travel. Now, when I dream of … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Go for a Spin on the Capital Wheel

[Note: This post was written by my friend, Torey Potter, whom you've likely seen mentioned on the blog before, since she and her crew have accompanied us on many a KFDC adventure.] If you’re like me you’ve been intrigued by … Continue reading

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