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Posts from the ‘Washington DC’ Category

Old Town Knockers: Part 2

Here's the second batch of door knockers from Old Town Alexandria. This batch has more of an ocean/nautical theme.

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Old Town Knockers: Part 1

Old Town Alexandria: If you were looking for DOOR knockers, you came to the right place.

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Current Assignment: Old Town Alexandria

What I'll miss most about Old Town Alexandria when I’m in Haiti – just walking around.

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Le printemps est arrivé

Spring is finally here. But I didn't enjoy it until this weekend. The reason – I passed my French test!

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Cure for duck cold – Vietnamese pho

I learned a great phrase this week in French class: Il fait un froid de canard. Translation: It's duck cold!

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Home: ours and George Washington’s

We had our first visitors since we moved into our new house. Although the highlight was visiting someone else's house (estate, really): George Washington's.

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According to What: Ai Weiwei exhibit in DC

This weekend we went to the opening of the Ai Weiwei exhibit, According to What, at the Smithsonian's Hirshhorn Museum with some friends. On a cold and rainy weekend, it was a great indoor activity that caught my imagination.

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He’s back

Long story short: we’re back together. I finally live in the same country as my husband. It’s been a long year, but it’s over. We made it.

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Catch Up

It's been a busy few weeks and I feel like I'm constantly playing catch up - including with this post. Here are some highlights since the last time I updated.

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Tulips around the corner

Two weeks ago I found a spot nearby my apartment that had an impressive amount of tulips of all shapes and colors. It's at the Marriott Wardman Park in Woodley Park.

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