• Kura Sushi storefront

    Family Dinner Pick: Kura Sushi

    As I said in our feature about Little Sesame, if there's one silver lining to all this time at home together it's the opportunity to have more family meals together. These days, at least once a week (usually a weekend), [...]

  • Join Us For Packed Weekend, The Pack TV Premiere

    Join us this Friday as we celebrate #ThePackTV premiere on @AmazonPrimeVideo with #PackedWeekend dog-centric experiences! Visit PackedWeekend.com to learn more about everything happening this weekend. Here in the Washington D.C. area, here are some local perks and discounts available. PACKED WEEKEND [...]

  • Family Dinner Pick: Little Sesame

    If there's one silver lining to all this time at home together it's the opportunity to have more family meals together. Before quarantine, my family of five was often running here, there, everywhere for sports, music, and extracurricular activities, practices, [...]

  • The Peach Brothers

    The Peach Brothers Tour Is Coming To Town

    Courtesy of The Peach Brothers The first time I heard about The Peach Brothers, I have to admit I thought it was a Georgia-based band with the Southern indie rock vibes of the Avett Brothers. But no, The [...]

  • South Block’s Delicious Acai Bowl Kits Now Available

    Courtesy of South Block My daughter and I are big fans of acai bowls. We've had a range of them at everywhere from Costco to Vigilante Coffee to Playa Bowls to our local Car Wash Coffee and other [...]

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Entertainment

  • Swan Lake at the National Theatre

St. Petersburg Ballet Theatre’s Swan Lake at National Theatre

February 4th, 2020|Comments Off on St. Petersburg Ballet Theatre’s Swan Lake at National Theatre

If you love ballet, here's your chance to witness a one-of-a-kind moment, as one of Russia's most acclaimed prima ballerinas, Irina Kolesnikova, makes her U.S. debut in Tchaikovsky's classic, Swan Lake! This February, legendary Russian [...]

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Food

Family Dinner Pick: Little Sesame

October 6th, 2020|Comments Off on Family Dinner Pick: Little Sesame

If there's one silver lining to all this time at home together it's the opportunity to have more family meals together. Before quarantine, my family of five was often running here, there, everywhere for sports, [...]

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Parenting

  • Snow Day photo courtesy of The Mountaineer

Weather Emergency Silver Lining: Family Time

March 13th, 2017|Comments Off on 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 [...]

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Living

  • The Peach Brothers

The Peach Brothers Tour Is Coming To Town

June 13th, 2020|Comments Off on The Peach Brothers Tour Is Coming To Town

Courtesy of The Peach Brothers The first time I heard about The Peach Brothers, I have to admit I thought it was a Georgia-based band with the Southern indie rock vibes of the [...]

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Theater

Fiddler on the Roof at The National: Giveaway

December 6th, 2019|1 Comment

"Tradition!... Tradition!"... "To life, to life, L'Chaim!"... "If I Were a Rich Man!"... There's so many quotable lines in this musical, we're jealous of those who can see it this week. We're partnering with the [...]

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Travel

Fall & Winter Family Fun at Great Wolf Lodge Williamsburg

October 31st, 2016|Comments Off on Fall & Winter Family Fun at Great Wolf Lodge Williamsburg

Happy Halloween! Today is the last day in October, and also the last day of Great Wolf Lodge's Howl-O-Ween, but there are plenty of reasons to visit Great Wolf Lodge Williamsburg throughout this fall and [...]

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