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EXPLORING PIKE & ROSE IN BETHESDA, MD

EXPLORING PIKE & ROSE IN BETHESDA, MD

For those of you who don’t know me, I’m originally from Maryland. The rest of my immediate family is still in Maryland, about 30 minutes outside of Washington, DC. I haven’t lived ...
8 SIGNS ITS CHRISTMAS IN GEORGETOWN, DC

8 SIGNS ITS CHRISTMAS IN GEORGETOWN, DC

It’s December, and with Christmas just a week away, you can expect gorgeous Georgetown to be decked out for the holidays. As one of my favorite places to visit when I’m in ...
WHAT TO DO ON YOUR 4 HOUR LAYOVER IN DC

WHAT TO DO ON YOUR 4 HOUR LAYOVER IN DC

We’ve all been there before. That dreaded layover that’s simply too long to just stay put in the airport. The good thing about a layover at DCA (Ronald Reagan International Airport), however, ...
KICKING IT BACK IN ATLANTA

KICKING IT BACK IN ATLANTA

The weekend following our Rwanda trip, our great friend got married in Atlanta. So we unpacked, repacked, and hit the road (or, rather, the sky). We spent one day in Lawrenceville (about ...
CALIFORNIA DREAMING: OUR WEEKEND IN LA

CALIFORNIA DREAMING: OUR WEEKEND IN LA

We traveled to California recently for our friends’ wedding. Oh man, did I miss the great state of California. Harrison and I lived in LA for four years during our college careers ...
OUR WEEKEND IN CHICAGO & CHAMPAIGN

OUR WEEKEND IN CHICAGO & CHAMPAIGN

Last month we flew to Chicago for a friends wedding, and proceeded to drive a few hours south until we got to Champaign. If you’ve never been to southern Illinois, let me ...