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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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Giveaway: Enter to Win Tickets to Cavalia’s Odysseo

The internationally acclaimed Cavalia pushes the limits of live entertainment once again with its second production: Cavalia’s Odysseo will make its premiere under the White Big Top at National Harbor this Wednesday, October 9, for two weeks of exciting performances. … Continue reading


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Explore the World at the National Children’s Museum

  After months — no, make that years — of anticipation, the new National Children’s Museum is opening to the public tomorrow, December 14. Sasha and I had a chance to preview it this morning, and I can tell you … Continue reading


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The Weekend Round-Up: December 23-25

  The Chinese food and movie combo on Christmas might sound like a cliché, but that was my reality when I was growing up.  Back then, nothing was open on Christmas…except for the theaters and Chinese food restaurants.  So, if … Continue reading

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The Holidays on ICE!

  Last year, as our family made the rounds of DC holiday activities, we decided to skip ICE!, the Gaylord National Resort’s spectacle of Disney movie-themed ice sculptures. Despite its popularity, we’d heard mixed reviews and found the admission price … Continue reading


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