Monthly Archives: April 2011

DC Blogs Noted

To lead off, a favor. My home state of Alabama took a savage beating from those deadly tornadoes on Wednesday. There’s a fundraiser tomorrow night at Gin & Tonic in Glover Park starting at 9:00 PM. Please go if you can, give some money, and help a whole bunch of people in desperate need. And […]

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The past few days have felt like summer in DC.¬†Lagniappe agrees and shares some of her summer memories. As someone who shares the same name as Catherine Elizabeth Middleton (I am Kathryn Elizabeth) I have been following all of the excitement leading up to the royal wedding, and so has WashingTina. Heather Elliott share a […]

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I Am David Gaines ponders the increasing presence of technology in the work place, and the marketing ploys of Google that will get us all hooked on G-mail. One of the many great things about D.C. is the many museums and a galleries we have access to. Painterly Visions has a list of Georgetown Galleries […]

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Elevator love letter. Saltiness. A chance meeting and somebody’s missed chance. With photographic evidence. Bon(k) Voyage puts together her list of quotable quotes by her friends. Funny. The writer starts crying in Yoga class and continues to cry on her way home. Uncomfortable Moments. A bit of clever: A DC visitor tells her story via […]

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Happy Earth Day! French Twist DC has the low-down on ways to commemorate and celebrate. This week’s pretty pictures of food come with a spring-themed twist: MetroCurean brings us homemade Peeps at Buzz Bakery. Though I’m not a huge fan of eating them, I never, ever get tired of looking at them. I’m still a […]

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Elizabeth Nolan Brown writes about returning to work in a DC office after two years of telecommuting. Although this blog is based in Boston and not in DC, I think women everywhere can relate. Pre-life crisis explains why women are sometimes too nice and why maybe we shouldn’t be. District Diaries talks about why he […]

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Vox Populi reports that Georgetown University will be hosting Wikimania 2012. According to Congress Heights on the Rise shoddy construction, poor condo association management east of the river have combined to convert new homeowner honeymoons into nightmares. Filed under Things-I-Really-Didn’t-Need-to-Know: Candid Fitnut shares the discovery of Flatulence Reducing Undergarments. Cupcakes and Whiskey can do without […]

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Many 20-somethings can tell you exactly where the tagline “What’s your favorite scary movie?” came from. ¬†Fifteen years later, the fourth installment of the “Scream” franchise has hit the big screen, and D.C. Universe has a review of Wes Craven’s latest film. Assorted Stuff recently took a trip “back home” to Arizona. After spending a […]

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I can’t wait until my kid is old enough for team sports so that I can get emails like Brutalism does. “We decorated our place & bought a Keurig & watched an entire season of “Top Chef.” And now he’s gone.” A moving, personal, and simply-put story about how Suburban Sweetheart feels during the first […]

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PSA time: hunger is a serious problem, especially in a bad economy like this one. Caffeine and a Prayer describes a tour of the Capital Area Food Bank and gives a ton of ways to help local families get fed. Life in Arlington, where yours truly lays her head at night, is always an adventure […]