The Washington, D.C. Green Festival Expo is taking place the weekend of May 13-14, 2017! This festival is America’s largest and longest-running sustainability and green living event. It offers something for everyone, including a selection of products and services to work green, play green and live green from food, fashion and health to energy, construction and design. There will be vegan (yay!), vegetarian, organic foods; hands-on demos; educational activities; and inspirational speakers.
“Lesson Plans to Late Night” is a one-man comedy show about Lucas Bohm’s transition from elementary school teacher to national touring comedian. It is truly a one-of-a-kind comedy experience combining live stand up comedy and visual images. He will be performing in Washington, D.C. from May 3-13, 2017!
The National Museum of African American History and Culture is a museum that seeks to understand American history through the lens of the African American experience. It is the newest Smithsonian museum in Washington, D.C., as it just opened in September 2016.
I had to take a long hiatus on my running due to my pregnancy. I did not have the energy to run while pregnant, so it has been about six months since I’ve been really active. That is about to change, though, because I have a lot of upcoming races to prepare for!
My race schedule for the year is filling up, and I am especially looking forward to the following races.
It is finally after Thanksgiving and that means that it is officially the holiday season! I am not traveling at all this holiday season, so I will have lots of time to relax and enjoy all the festive offerings around the Washington, D.C. area in December. Here are my Five Favorite Winter Activities in the Washington, D.C. Area: 1. Gaylord National Harbor ICE ICE at the Gaylord National Harbor is always a fun activity. Ice-loving master carvers from Harbin, China spend nearly a month of 12-hour shifts inside a…
Teachers and students are heading back to school soon, which means less time for fun in the sun for me. But, we do need a break from school and work, so it’s time to find some fun weekend activities.
The Hugh Jascourt 4-miler is a race put on by the DC Road Runners Club to celebrate the anniversary of the club’s founding and honor its founder.
This race is the second in the 2016 Bunion Derby race series.
The Cherry Blossom 10-miler is an annual race that takes place in Washington, D.C. in early April. If you are lucky, it coincides with the peak bloom of the beautiful Cherry Blossoms that line the water basin and other areas around town. Unfortunately, we had strange weather this year and peak bloom was about a week or so earlier than the race. That week was also windy and rainy, so most of the beautiful blossoms fell off before we could enjoy them. One of the…