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Snow day!

Last Monday Noah’s kindergarten teacher told the class that you need to follow these steps to guarantee a snow day: 1) flush three ice cubes down the toilet, 2) put a spoon under your pillow, and 3) wear your pajamas inside out. 151 more words

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Rock climbing!

This past weekend we took Noah indoor rock climbing at the nearby SportRock Climbing Center in Alexandria. This was his first time at SportRock, and he did great! 180 more words

Fun Outings

Dogtooth Pocket Park

This small area with swings, a garden bench, a mosaic train sculpture and plantings is maintained by volunteers.  It is located along the Shooks Run Trail… 28 more words

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Peppermint Patties

Peppermint Patties is Patty Jewett Neighborhood’s children’s group. Children and their adults get together regularly for various enriching and play opportunities.

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Chillaxing like the Greeks

As I embark on year two of this little adventure of ours, I find myself assimilating to my new home country. I picked up the words for right ( 540 more words

An Arabian Night

We’re so fortunate to live in such a vibrant area of Athens, in Halandri. We can simply walk a few blocks to some of the city’s best restaurants. 553 more words

I bought pants at the Laiki!

Ever since we got our car back in March, I’ve been mostly navigating the city from the driver’s seat. With much infuriation and aggravation. Today’s unseasonably warm weather inspired me to ditch the car and walk over to my Pilates class, which according to Google Maps, would only take me about 35 minutes. 245 more words