Archive for March, 2011

Posted at March 31, 2011 by 2 Comments

44. Washington DC Zoo

Washington DC Zoo Folks!  This is a perfect spot to check out before it gets too hot.  The zoo is completely free, so you can pack some food and drinks (they're cool with it), some comfortable shoes, and you're ...

43. Washington DC Memorials and Monuments

The Top 10 (minus one) Washington DC Memorials, Monuments and Fun spots You've probably seen a gazillion reviews and articles on Washington DC memorials and monuments.  So instead of the usual, "Guide to DC" post, I wanted to bring you a photo tour of some of my favorite spots in ...

Posted at March 25, 2011 by 11 Comments
Category : Museums,Outside
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42. See Margot MacDonald in Concert

Do me a favor folks.  You know I don't ask for much.  I just bring you reviews and a list of awesome things to do in the DC area.  No ads and nothing to sell... just you and I, like old friends, living and sharing memorable DC experiences. So all I ...

Posted at March 22, 2011 by 9 Comments
Category : Live Music
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41. Red Hook Lobster Truck

Lobster? From a Truck?  For $15?  And I'll have to stand in line outside?  Okay, you've got be kidding me.   Wait, you're serious! Yup.  As serious as I've ever been while running across a parking lot dressed in a suit and tie for one of their Connecticut lobster rolls.  Don't ask. Red ...

Posted at March 21, 2011 by 7 Comments
Category : Restaurants
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40. The Newseum Washington DC

Ask me to describe the Newseum in Washington DC and I'm usually not sure how to do it.  I end up rambling on about the Berlin Wall,  the Unabomber's hut, Hurricane Katrina, President Nixon's resignation, 9/11, Pulitzer Prize photos...and on and on. Then your eyes glaze over and I worry ...

Posted at March 19, 2011 by 0 Comment
Category : Kid Friendly,Museums
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39. Go for a Sunday Drive

Ahh the days of the Sunday Drive.  Growing up my uncle would take the fam for Sunday drives all the time.  A few sandwiches, some bottles of soda, and a long stretch of road was all that we needed for bliss. I say, let's get out there and spend some time ...

Posted at March 17, 2011 by 7 Comments
Category : Outside,Random Fun
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38. Volunteer with Greater DC Cares-Servathon

Can you believe it's almost April?  Wow! It feels like the year has just gotten started. Well since April is around the corner, I wanted to give you heads up about one of the coolest volunteer opportunities in DC. Greater DC Cares Servathon The DC Metro area is so full of awesome ...

Posted at March 16, 2011 by 1 Comment

37. Get in Shape with DC Fit Week

Way to go DC!  It feels great to be getting back in shape with the summer quickly approaching.  If you haven't gotten on the workout wagon yet (or have fallen off since the new year), here's a chance to kick-start your workouts again. DC Fit week is a FREE week of ...

Posted at March 15, 2011 by 26 Comments
Category : Outside,Random Fun
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36. U Street Restaurants | Ben’s Next Door

Remember when you first walked into Ben's Chili Bowl?  Were you thinking, "let me go grab a chili dog"? Or were you more like, "Finally! I get to check out Ben's!" If you're anything like me, it was the latter.  You were excited about the food AND the experience.   Well, Ben's Next ...

Posted at March 12, 2011 by 2 Comments

35. Things to do in Capitol Hill DC | Hills Kitchen

I haven't cooked in almost a year.  Seriously, it's so bad that I don't clean my stove, I dust it.  Where you'd expect to find pots and pans in my kitchen, instead you'll find the  mail, car keys and some dvds.  Let's just say, it's been a while since I've ...

Posted at March 09, 2011 by 6 Comments
Category : Random Fun
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