Category Archives: Maryland

11.5th Annual Potomac River Run Half Marathon

Just a week after my Disney World races¬†as part of the Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend, I decided it would be smart to run another half marathon in Maryland near Carderock. I had¬†previously run this same course/race in during this past spring and really enjoyed myself, so I figured I would do it again. I had an 8am start and it was COLD! It was in the 30s when we started and it was hard to keep warm, especially while just standing around waiting…

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The Capital Wheel at National Harbor

On Thursday night I had the opportunity to check out the Capital Wheel at National Harbor before it opened to the public. I attended with Kendra from When’s My Vacation. It was an absolute perfect night. It was warm, with a nice breeze and the most beautiful sunset!Kendra and I had an amazing time taking lots of pictures. The Capital Wheel is located on the waterfront by the boat docks. It is 180 feet tall. When we were driving over the Woodrow Wilson Bridge it…

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Upcoming Excitement!

Photo Credit: National Harbor Have you heard about the soon-to-open Capital Wheel at National Harbor in Maryland? When I first heard about the development of the wheel for the DC area, I was very excited. I thought back to how much I enjoyed the London Eye and the amazing views that you could see from the top. I will have the opportunity to experience the Capital Wheel before it opens to the public on May 23, 2014, so be on the lookout for pictures and…

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Potomac River Run Half Marathon

On Sunday I completed my 5th Half Marathon!!! The Potomac River Run Half and Full Marathon took place along the C&O Canal and the Potomac River near Carderock, MD. It was a gorgeous tree-lined race, that had water on both sides for much of the race. The path was packed dirt/gravel, which made it a little different than running on road, but as I have some trail running experience, it didn’t really bother me. I thought the scenery was beautiful, and that kept my energy…

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Maestro the Working Dog

Last weekend we went to Maryland to visit some friends. They have two sheep and two goats. Maestro was very intrigued by the animals. Here he is meeting the sheep. After Maestro was comfortable, he started to herd the animals into their pen. It was really funny to watch him corral the animals, and eventually he got all four in the pen! Go Maestro! This is Charlotte the goat Please like & share:

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