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Where to Play on the Weekdays: February 22-26

Monday – Relish in the sunny day on the trail at Riverbend Park. Make that your starting point for a 2-mile hike to Great Falls, where you can take in magnificent vistas, explore the Nature Center, and have a picnic. … Continue reading

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The National Postal Museum Always Delivers a Great Outing

I like to think of the National Postal Museum as a locals’ secret, overlooked by tourists and overshadowed by its counterparts on the Mall. Whether it really is or not, I’m not sure, but I do know that it wasn’t … Continue reading


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Giveaway: Enter to Win Tickets to “Flying Monters 3D” at the National Geographic Museum!

If you’re looking for activities to do with the kids on weekends this winter, an outing to the National Geographic Museum is a good one to keep in mind. Along with a few great exhibits on view right now, you … Continue reading


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Play, Work, & Build at the National Building Museum

  After much anticipation, the National Building Museum debuted its newest exhibition, “PLAY WORK BUILD” just over a week ago.  We checked it out last week, so I can tell you firsthand that it is pretty awesome. It’s replaced the … Continue reading


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Mission: Good Time at the International Spy Museum

  Whenever one of my kids has a day off from school and the other doesn’t, I try to make a  point of planning an “age-appropriate” activity, or at least one that I know whomever is home with me will … Continue reading


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