Chinese New Year – Year of the Dragon

In Chinese tradition, each year is dedicated to a specific animal. The Dragon, Horse, Monkey, Rat, Boar, Rabbit, Dog, Rooster, Ox, Tiger, Snake, and Ram are the twelve animals that are part of this tradition. In 2012, the Dragon is welcomed back after the 2011 year of the Rabbit. Each of these animals are thought to bestow their characteristics to the people born in their year. more… »

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DC Restaurant Week

DC Restaurant week has started and I’m sure most of you are looking forward to taking advantage of some expensive meals for an affordable price. More than 200 of Washington, DC’s finest restaurants offer 3-course lunches for $20.12 and 3-course … more… »

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What is going on with our Washington Wizards?

There was a lot of hope for our Washington Wizards this season. But they haven’t lived up to expectations. There was talk of us making the playoffs. Its a short NBA season, but our chances of making the playoffs don’t … more… »

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Party plans for New Years Eve

Its that time of year again, where everyone is in party mode. Some of us spends months planning what do and where to go on New Years Eve. Then there are some of us who haven’t planned anything. Well luckily … more… »

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Sesame Street Live: Elmo Makes Music

Starting today until Sunday, Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Big Bird and all their Sesame Street friends are taking to the stage to share their love of music in Sesame Street Live “Elmo Makes Music.” Jenny, an enthusiastic new music teacher, arrives … more… »

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Disney on Ice coming to DC

Everyone loves Disney, whether its Mickey Mouse, Goofy or Pinocchio! I am excited about taking my kids to see Disney on Ice, which comes to DC in the New Year. The event will take place at the Verizon Center and … more… »

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Washington DC Holocaust Museum

A living memorial to the Holocaust, the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC features a powerful permanent exhibition with over 900 artifacts as well as historic film footage and eyewitness testimonies.
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Is Black Friday now Black Thursday?

Black Friday is the day after Thanksgiving and is seen as the start to the Christmas shopping season. Black Friday is known as the busiest day of the year. Every year stores spend a good amount of time advertising for … more… »

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