IT’s Happening-Events for 6/8-6/10

By on June 7, 2012

National: National Get Outdoors Day When: June 9 National Get Outdoors Day is an annual event to encourage healthy, active outdoor fun. Events are  happening all over the country! Info: http://www.nationalgetoutdoorsday.org/ Southern California: Kids ROCK! Music and Eco Fest When: June 10, 2012 at 11am Where: Hancock Park FREE Info: https://childrensnatureinstitute38299.thankyou4caring.org/sslpage.aspx?pid=379 Colorado: Parker Days Festival When: June 8-10 Live […]

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IT’s Happening: Weekend Events 6/1-6/3

By on May 31, 2012

Southern California: American Girl Historical Character Scavenger Hunt When: June 3, 3pm Where: American Girl Place  189  Grove Place, L.A Info: http://www.americangirl.com/stores/location_la.php#specialEvents Big Bear Pirate Faire When: 06/02/2012 – 06/03/2012, 10am-6:00pm Where: 39115 Rim of the World Dr.Fawnskin, CA Info: http://bigbearpiratefaire.eventbrite.com/ Colorado: Denver Chalk Art Festival When: June 2 & 3 Watch masterpieces being created at your feet. Where: […]

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IT’s Happening – Local Events for Memorial Day Weekend

By on May 23, 2012

Southern California Queen Mary Salutes U.S. Military Personnel The Queen Mary will offer FREE admission to all U.S. active and retired military personnel on Memorial Day. General Admission includes a self-guided tour and the Ghosts & Legends Show. When: Memorial Day Monday, 10 am – 6 pm Where: Queen Mary, 1126 Queen’s Hwy, Long Beach, CA 90802 […]

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Springtime in DC – Things to Do and See!

By on March 24, 2012

First and foremost, it’s cherry blossom season!  I know the tree in my front yard and those in my neighborhood are in full bloom, so I’m sure the Tidal Basin is gorgeous right about now!  If you live in DC or plan to visit anytime in the next month, you absolutely have to attend one […]

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A 4th of July to Remember

By on July 13, 2011

Since moving to the Washington DC area a little over year ago, we have done some pretty cool things.  We’ve gone to the Smithsonian on the weekends, hosted friends and family and shown them the sights, flown kites at the Cherry Blossom Festival, and we’ve had the privilege to spend the last two Independence Days in […]

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DC: Hooray for Books

By on May 7, 2011

One of the things that my husband and I bonded over while dating was our love of reading.  To this day, we’re constantly on the lookout for a great read and not a night goes by without both of our noses buried in a book.  So, needless to say, when Jack and Nate each developed […]

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How Sweet IT Is: Sprinkles DC is now open!

By on March 3, 2011

I love baked goods. All baked goods. Cookies, cake, bread, muffins, brownies…you name it, I’ll gladly eat it! So, it goes without saying that when I was offered the opportunity to attend the pre-opening events for the newest location of Sprinkles Cupcakes, I was more than happy to attend and share my experience with you! […]

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DC Mommy Adventure: Old Post Office Pavilion

By on October 20, 2010

Washington DC is a city full of history.  It seems that every building has a story.  One of those buildings is the Old Post Office Pavilion on Pennsylvania Avenue.  We recently visited the pavilion on an unplanned trip.  We were just about to jump on the Metro at Federal Triangle, when we realized that it […]

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