Archive for February, 2011

Posted at February 28, 2011 by 12 Comments

29. Eastern Market Washington DC

Eastern Market in Washington DC should be re-named "Eastern Impulse".  This place is less a market than it is an impulse buyer's worst nightmare.  You may go there fully planning to get a few veggies and fruit for the ...

Category : Outside,Random Fun
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28. Art You Eat @ minibar by josé andrés

"Let's go out to dinner!" Simple enough, right? "Yeah, let's go somewhere fun." Oh, shoot.  Not so simple. Dinner is pretty standard no matter where you go.  You sit, you're served, you eat, you leave.  So, where in the world do you find dinner that leaves you saying "That was so much fun!"? We ...

Posted at February 27, 2011 by 3 Comments
Category : Random Fun,Restaurants
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27. Things to do in DC | Beauty Night Out

When you have only two pennies left in the world, buy a loaf of bread with one, and a lily with the other. ~Chinese Proverb This is my favorite quote about beauty and being enthralled with this amazing world we live in.  Subtle, yet powerful!  It’s perfectly clear ...

Posted at February 25, 2011 by 0 Comment
Category : Festivals,Random Fun
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26. Mid Atlantic Green Wedding Showcase

Does anyone watch Real Housewives of Atlanta? I won't admit to watching it.  Not in public at least.  I mean, what guy would?   Okay, since we're all family here, I'll just say this: I watch it religiously! One of my favorite side stories was the drama surrounding Cynthia ...

Posted at February 24, 2011 by 2 Comments
Category : Festivals,Random Fun
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25. Volunteer/Donate Get involved with Phoenix Bikes

I had a fun Wednesday evening out playing table tennis with my friends  at Potomac Community center.  Being over there made me think of another outfit that's also doing great work in the DC area.  I know, this is my second bike related post in a few days, but  ...

Posted at February 24, 2011 by 0 Comment
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24. Things To Do in DC | Malcolm X Park

Favorite DC Park? That's a question I've been asked in recent days.  I know, it's a bit strange planning a visit to a park when there is snow on the ground as I'm writing this.  But we're about to have a spate of warmer weather. Right? Right? Well, ...

Posted at February 22, 2011 by 4 Comments

#23 Things to do in DC | The Lincoln Theatre

There are a gazillion reasons to love DC.  And a couple million of those reasons are associated with spots like the Lincoln Theatre: The rich culture, history, style, grace, the architecture… Unfortunately for many DC folks the Lincoln Theatre in DC is just the unassuming ...

Posted at February 21, 2011 by 0 Comment
Category : Arts,Random Fun
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#22 DC Bike Tour @ Night with Bike and Roll

What were your new year's resolutions?  If you're anything like me at least one of them involved getting into better shape and getting out in the city a bit more.  Well today's addition to the list brings two birds to life with one bike.  Sorry for the ...

Posted at February 20, 2011 by 3 Comments
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21. Soul Food in DC @ Oohhs and Aahhs

Hungry and cold, I shuffled into Oohhs and Aahhs soul food restaurant in DC for the first time ever.  Actually, on second thoughts, this was my second time there.  The first time I didn't have any cash on me and found out the sad way ...

Posted at February 19, 2011 by 6 Comments
Category : Restaurants
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20. Get cupcakes from Georgetown Cupcake

What's the second best thing about Georgetown Cupcakes? Martin Luther King once said "If a man is called to be a street sweeper, he should sweep streets even as a Michaelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of ...

Posted at February 17, 2011 by 7 Comments
Category : Restaurants
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