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2014 DC Spring Races

By Brooke Barker

If there's one thing DCers love, it's running. On a sunny day-- or a cloudy, rainy day. Runners are just about everywhere - the National Mall, Rock Creek Pa... Read More

2014 Cherry Blossom Festival - Party with the Blossoms

By Brooke Barker

Spring is coming to DC - I think. Every time I get my hopes up, it snows. The daffodils start blooming, it snows. I'd say al... Read More

5 Free Things To Do With Kids In DC

By MiniTime

Washington DC is famous for harboring dozens of free museums, memorials and monuments—but that’s just the beginning of the zero-cost fun to be had. We asked Erin Gifford of to share fabulous, free ways for families to have a blast in our nation's capital. Here are her five free ... Read More

Indoor Fun At The National Children's Museum

By Brooke Barker

With temps being below what any normal human being enjoys, the polar vortexes and ... Read More

12 Best Birthday Party Venues in the DC Area

By Brooke Barker

With our daughter turning three this year, and a younger br... Read More

2014 DC Mardi Gras: Laissez les bons temps rouler

By Brooke Barker

With as much winter as we've b... Read More

2014 DC Area Summer Camp Fairs

By Brooke Barker

I don't know about you, but summer seems like a laughable thought more than a reality at this point. My yard ... Read More

U.S. Air Force Memorial Is Worth a Stop

By Brooke Barker

We FINALLY visited the Air Force Memorial near the Pentagon. You have no idea how... Read More

2014 DC Restaurant Week

By Brooke Barker

Have you made your reservations for DC Restaurant week? Beginning this week, the 2014 winter week long foodie fest runs from January 13-19. It's nice to check o... Read More

2014 MLK Jr. Day in the District

By Brooke Barker

January is a rough month for me. The winter blues hit hard and I'm left dreaming of fluffy white clouds, green grass and barbecues. Luckily,... Read More