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

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

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

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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Giveaway to Game On Greater Washington Event

Posted October 17th, 2016 by Sandie in Around Town, Causes, Fitness, Health

Giveaway to Game On Greater Washington Event

My daughter’s best friend has Type 1 Diabetes, and through their friendship (and mine with her mom), I know how important diabetes awareness and research is, so I’m happy to partner with the American Diabetes Association and the Washington Redskins to offer free MVP wristband tickets to Game On, Greater […]

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Giveaway: Four Tickets to Family-Friendly Awesome Con

Posted May 31st, 2016 by Sandie in Around Town, Living

Giveaway: Four Tickets to Family-Friendly Awesome Con

My kids (particularly my teen and tween) love pop culture. They’ve inherited my love of movies and books and added their own original and individual love of graphic novels and comics. So it was a no-brainer when Awesome Con contacted us about giving away a family four-pack of tickets to Awesome Con […]

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The Washington Auto Show Opens Jan. 26

Posted January 25th, 2016 by Sandie in Around Town, Living

The Washington Auto Show Opens Jan. 26

We know the Blizzard of 2016 has been a historic storm to get through and that nearly all of you have kids at home, but if you are plowed through or near the Metro and looking for something fun to do, definitely consider heading to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center for […]

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