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Kingsmill Resort Ideal for a Friends or Family Trip

Kingsmill Resort Ideal for a Friends or Family Trip

Posted January 26th, 2018 by Sandie in Travel

One of the best parts of living in the Washington D.C. area is how many wonderful vacation spots we’re close to in just a few hours’ time. Last weekend, I traveled to Williamsburg, Virginia for a much-needed moms’ trip with three of my favorite women in the world: Amy of […]

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Les Miserables at the National Theatre until Jan. 7

Posted December 31st, 2017 by Sandie in Living, Theater

Les Miserables at the National Theatre until Jan. 7

Families looking for a bit of Broadway magic this winter are in luck: the beloved musical Les Miserables is playing One Day More (several days more, actually) at the National Theatre, through January 7. Many members of the National’s audience are likely to know the tale, made famous in London’s […]

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Family Travel: Winter Wonderland at Fairmont DC

Posted December 14th, 2017 by Sandie in Around Town, Living

Family Travel: Winter Wonderland at Fairmont DC

We love the holidays and checking out new places in the area, so when Fairmont Washington D.C. invited us to experience the new Winter Wonderland package at their luxurious, recently renovated West End/Georgetown location, we jumped at the chance. The package is designed specifically for families to enjoy the magic […]

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Five Reasons We’re Grateful to Live in the DC Area

Posted November 22nd, 2017 by Sandie in Living

Five Reasons We’re Grateful to Live in the DC Area

This Thanksgiving, my family and I would like to share five reasons we’re grateful to live in the DC area. I no particular order, here are five things that make this area wonderful for families. May this holiday bring you laughter and joy. 1. Active, connected neighborhoods: We could’ve moved […]

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Date Night Giveaway: Comedy Show

Posted April 30th, 2017 by Sandie in Around Town, Entertainment

Date Night Giveaway: Comedy Show

This is a year a lot of us could use more comedy living in the D.C. area. If you agree, we have just the thing to make your week: 10 pairs of tickets to see up-and-coming comic Lucas Bohn’s one-man show “Lesson Plans to Late Night” at 7PM this Thursday […]

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See the Greatest Show on Earth One Last Time

Posted April 4th, 2017 by Sandie in Around Town, Living

See the Greatest Show on Earth One Last Time

This past Sunday night, for the last time, the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus performed at the Verizon Center.  After 146 years, the preeminent circus act in America, is closing.  In announcing the end of the show, its producers cited falling ticket sales worsened by the the retirement […]

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