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Date Night Giveaway: Comedy Show

Date Night Giveaway: Comedy Show

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

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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Weather Emergency Silver Lining: Family Time

Posted March 13th, 2017 by Sandie in Living, Parenting

Weather Emergency Silver Lining: Family Time

I’m sitting in the relative comfort of Florida with my youngest child as the rest of our family and all of our friends back in DC prepare for the upcoming snowstorm. If you also spent the weekend stocking up on bread, milk, cereal, and toilet paper, let me share the […]

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Holiday Must-Do: ICE! 2016 at Gaylord National Harbor

Posted December 1st, 2016 by Sandie in Around Town, Living

Holiday Must-Do: ICE! 2016 at Gaylord National Harbor

The Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center has once again ushered in a cool start to the Christmas season with its annual “Christmas on the Potomac” celebration, highlighted by its amazing ICE! display. ICE! involves two million pounds of hand-carved ice sculptures in a building kept at 9 degrees. Visitors […]

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