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The U.S. Botanic Garden: A Place for All Seasons

The U.S. Botanic Garden gets a lot of attention this time of year with its fantastic Season’s Greenings exhibit, plus special holiday programs and extended hours that come along with it. The Model Train Railway is always the big draw, … Continue reading

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Holidays at the Botanic Garden

  As if I haven’t recommended Season’s Greenings enough as a great weekday, weekend, or holiday outing both here and on Facebook, I’m now dedicating a whole blog post to the annual holiday display at the U.S. Botanic Garden. I’ve … Continue reading

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A Feast of Flora at the U.S. Botanic Garden

  We’ve been spending a lot of time at the U.S. Botanic Garden lately. It’s one of those go-to places that we never seem to get tired of visiting. Plus, it’s a fairly easy walk from our house (and an … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: May 25-28

  Memorial Day weekend.  A time to honor those who have served and sacrificed for our country, the unofficial start to summer, an annual getaway for us.  But if you’re sticking around town — or visiting DC for the holiday … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: May 21-25

  Monday – Drop in for story time at your local library, or just go to check out books. See this old post from awhile back for a little background and quick links to libraries around the area. Tuesday – … Continue reading

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