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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

Baseball Season Openers in DC Area

By Brooke Barker

Spring means rain, flowers and baseball at our house. My husband is that guy you see at the same-- the one keeping score. I am the wife next to him who has no idea how or why he's doing it. I love going to the games, and am already looking forward to catching a few Nats games this season. Here... Read More

Spring Blossoms in the DC Area

By Brooke Barker

Washington D.C. is a great place to celebrate the coming of spring-- with its bright, sunny days and beautiful spring blossoms. I sometimes joke that I never really knew spring until living here. Here are a couple gems worth checking out if you've got the time to see spring bloom in the mid-Atlantic... Read More

Spring Races in the DC Area

By Brooke Barker

So. You forgot to sign up for the Cherry Blossom 10-miler. Or you didn't get in the lottery. Or you didn't train in time for the race thanks to the flu. Well. No excuse... Read More

Historic Jamestowne: A Step Back In Time

By Brooke Barker

As much as I enjoy going to Williamsburg, and checking out the colonial folks in period costume... Read More

2013 Cherry Blossom Festival is Coming!

By Brooke Barker

Maybe I haven't lived here long enough to no longer enjoy it, but I still head to the Tidal ... Read More

Spring Celebrations: St. Patrick’s Day Fun

By Brooke Barker

Spring is basically knocking on my windows and doors, and I'm getting super excited for the daffodils to pop up. St. Patrick's Day and Easter are almost a stone's throw away. Are you ready to celebrate them? Or am I the only one who's looking for a reason to do a spring dance and celebrate, in or... Read More