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Unpopped Collar shares a picture of part of the District at Twilight. On the subject of pretty pictures, I’ve always been a sucker for anything from the World War II Era, particularly anything to do with romance. Red Nose took a snap of a letter her father wrote her mother during the War. Fashion conscious […]

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Happy Valentine’s Day, DCers! Whether your single, or in a relationship, or celebrating your thirtieth wedding anniversary, this sparkling cocktail from Decidedly Uncomplicated sounds like a truly wondrous addition to any evening in. …And if you do have a valentine, and if you’re still racking your brain for a gift, try this suggestion, shared by […]

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Many of you have seen and come to love the work of Toddler Planet author Susan Niebur. She passed away Monday after a long struggle with cancer. Susan wrote about her experiences with cancer, from diagnosis, to entering hospice, and through out all of it, she remained strong, blogging with spirit and vigor. Her life […]

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I read somewhere that “‘Google before you Tweet’ is the new ‘think before you speak’.” I suppose this group of British tourists learned that the hard way, article via The DCist. It seems like something out of a Science Fiction movies, but according to WashingTina, Presidential hopeful Newt Gringrich would like to colonize the Moon. […]

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Breaking up is hard to do, and Ask Miss A serves up some tender advice to “College Sweetheart“. GLAA Forum posts a rant by the hilarious Jenna Marbles about White Girls in the Club. Chicken Cacciatore is hard to spell, but it’s delicious to eat. In Kat’s Kitchen has a simple recipe for the wonderful […]

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District Weddings has an list of bridal / wedding events for January, including trunk shows and paper bag parties, which are both fun for brides and bridesmaids alike. Although one of my New Year’s resolutions (again) is to lose weight, but I will be violating it at the next happy hour with this Red Velvet […]

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Pundit Mom reviews the Silver Fox, aka Anderson Cooper’s new day time TV show and it’s choice of topics. DC Beer is working to help the Cystic Fibrosis foundation. Details for the March Fund Raiser can be found here. I had to laugh out loud at this “Girlfriend” post by Dating in Dresses. I can […]

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Happy New Year, One and All! DC’ers are all a twitter about the holidays, their families, friends, and goals for the New Year. Here are a few of my favorite stories and posts from the Holidays: Pretty Pennies lists some goals and desires for the New Year. Not one for “specific dates to start change”, […]

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Not Enough Tequila in the Word pokes fun at one of my favorite movies, Dirty Harry. Losing a relative, no matter how full of a life they may or may not have had, is always difficult. Dealing in Subterfuges reflects on the loss of not one, but two grandfathers. Though most will tell you the […]

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Bitches Who Brunch have a full docket this week, and some tips and tricks to keep you one step ahead of the holiday crunch. Speaking of the holiday crunch, Positively Present has some commandments to help keep the holiday blues away. If anyone is thinking of getting me a Christmas gift, I would really like […]