Monthly Archives: December 2012

DC Blogs Noted

An American Girl in Washington reveals her means, methods and attitude in an interesting post that begins: I have always been obsessed with having balls. Not the rubber kind that you play with outside, but cajones. I don’t know where it comes from. Maybe being a girl who got picked on a lot. A post […]

DC Blogs Noted

Because you can never get enough cute cat photos. Que sera, Sarah. Funny, I Don’t Feel 40. Sarah and the Goon Squad. A well argued point: Is Santa really a man? Bilbo’s Random Thought Collection. Ah, Instagram really blew it. Sword and the Script deletes his account. elizatelg has moved to DC. Support Sandy Hook […]

DC Blogs Noted

City Girl has survived a lot, but now she is sharing some really great news. It’s the kind of news we all need. Talking about Sandy Hook with the kids. Stirrup Queens. Also read, Rude Cactus: A conversation I never wanted to have. Bill O’Reilly is saying it’s all a matter of “evil,” writes DC […]

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After the shooting in Connecticut, jokes about guns from the pulpit. Scott’s Take writes: Saturday Night Live got it so right. My church got it so wrong. Much needed smiles, all in photos — great work from Scary Mommy. 2012 – A Year to Forget. Rice Quips. Top 10 Restaurant Openings of 2012. Best Bites. […]

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Some blogs from Connecticut, as well as DC. My Left Nutmeg writes: I broke down in tears while I hugged my daughter when she got off the bus yesterday (she looked at me like I was nuts). While I enjoyed my traditional pizza night with my little girl as we watched episodes of iCarly and […]

DC Blogs Noted

Holiday treat #1: Cookie making while drinking. Photos. juxaexposed Holiday treat #2: Don’t giggle because your co-workers will get curious. Frozen Tropics. A tribute to the strangers of DC. Suburban Sweetheart. Really great set of photos of the Marine Corps Marathon at DC Discombobulated. An update on DC’s move toward legalizing marijuana. Capital Comment.

DC Blogs Noted

The DC Office of Planning recently has launched a blog. It’s very well done. This post is about the best three blocks in DC. R.U. Seriousing Me? writes about DC’s parking wars. Excerpt: The probability that a DC household with a $35,000 annual income owns a car is slightly higher than 50%. The likelihood that […]

DC Blogs Noted

An observation of someone who is just new to the neighborhood. Raymond Bryson. How much am I amused by my neighbors? Photo. Alice’s Adventures Underground. My perfect red lace dress for merry hotmess fest. Love Elizabethany. A possible explanation as to why the Metro door sometimes close early, like when you’re trying to get on. […]

DC Blogs Noted

The Autobiography of Steve writes about his battle with PTSD. He is an Iraq combat vet. Excerpt: Following my first combat tour of Iraq, this condition was more acute than it may be presently. At the time, I was fear-struck nearly every instance I encountered the sound of low flying aircraft. This specific issue was […]

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DC DOT has sent people to 40 locations to gather data on bicycle use. It shows a steady rise. Some other facts: 77% of the bikers are male, and 76% of all riders wear helmets. d.ish. Red Nose has the flu and writes: So, I spent most of today in the ER. After 10 years […]