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Washington DC: Memorials and Monuments - Oh My!

When I first asked for tips on what to do in Washington DC, everyone kept telling me to go to the National Mall. As in a shopping mall like the Mall of America in Minnesota – with an indoor theme park, an aquarium, and 5 separate Caribou Coffee locations? 626 more words


Abraham Lincoln's legacy lives...

Explore Ford’s Theatre NHS, discover Abraham Lincoln’s life in Washington DC, the struggle for a united country, and the motivation behind Lincoln’s Assassination.The National Park Service and the Ford’s Theatre Society presents a variety of programs year round. ¬† 7 more words

Glen's Garden Market

Happy Thursday night folks!

I just got home not too long ago. I had a much overdue dinner with my friend Katie at Glen’s Garden Market… 225 more words

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Tuesday Tidbits - 92

Happy Tuesday!

Today began with a nice eliptical workout (my arms were still burning from my workout on Monday), followed by a delicious breakfast courtesy of my mom. 174 more words

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American Cool

Good morning!

Hope you’re Monday is off to a great start. Mine began with a workout (15 minutes on the bike and then 15 minutes weight-training) and then a stop at Starbucks before heading into my office. 260 more words

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Make Your Own History at Mount Vernon.

George Washington’s Mount Vernon is located about 15 miles south of Washington DC along the banks of the Potomac River. The historic estate includes not only the Mount Vernon Mansion – George and Martha Washington’s home – but also a host of colonial era buildings, beautiful gardens, a working distillery and gristmill, and our museum and education center. 13 more words

Take a Paddleboat to Thomas Jefferson Memorial

Who wouldn’t want to do this?!?!

I decided long ago that I wanted to paddle boat to the Jefferson Memorial. There’s one little¬†problem that delayed completing this: I can’t swim (another goal that needs to be completed). 150 more words