Monthly Archives: February 2014

DC Blogs Noted

Buying is 34% cheaper than renting in the DC area. Urban Turf. Challenging bias and when we’re being fooled. Journalitico. Sunny Sweetheart shows what she is wearing on M Street. ANCs are pushing for bus lanes on 16th St. SALM has the story. Art: Kathee and Mr. Scurdles were back from their Dupont Circle adventure […]

DC Blogs Noted

Eight conclusions after eight years of blogging. Madam Mayo. It begins with the opportunity cost of blogging. The blog with the most different name in all of DC blogland, Princess Sparkle Pony’s Photo Blog, has entered its 10th year. Hoping for another 10 years of humor and wit. This is an observation about living alone […]

DC Blogs Noted

Now in her 30s, Sassy writes about dating, and the things she will never put up with again. New Columbia Heights has a first look at Lyman’s Tavern, the new neighborhood bar coming to 14th and Quincy. LIT’s Living on Capitol Hill sees evidence of the high demand for housing, and writes about for sale […]

DC Blogs Noted

About those “scary” Black men of Anacostia. Congress Heights on the Rise. My Amused Bouche writes: I have an ongoing love affair with Stachowski’s Market in Georgetown. Edatrix shows off a dress. Why don’t DC pools have snack bars, vending machines or allow food? New Columbia Heights. Crime report: Smartphone swiped from unlocked locker. Hyperlocal […]

DC Blogs Noted

The 21 people you will meet in a DC bar. Thought Catalog. Vox Populi draws are attention to a study, and a report in Slate, that says that trolls are sadistic and narcissistic. Union Market has become a regular food destination for FoodDCrave. A photo report. My Documented Closet has photos of a midweek mash […]

DC Blogs Noted

MLK Library to get a complete makeover. Open House. Arlington Yupette writes: Virginia’s bicycle cults have been aggressively lobbying the General Assembly for more ‘free range’ activities for bicyclists and more restrictions on motor vehicle operators. Rice Quips says he’s been in the DC area 24 years and can’t remember a winter as cold as […]

DC Blogs Noted

Very well done: The 10 best things about having all boys. Scary Mommy. Travel report: 15 things I learned about Costa Rica while in Costa Rica. Peace Love Nicole. This is fun: Favorite foods of the US Presidents. Cloture Club. You know how small DC is? It’s too small, as Doin’ the Grown-Up, discovers. The […]

DC Blogs Snowed

Details about a violent robbery on U Street in LeDroit Park. Bloomingdale. An American University student goes for a ride-along with DC police, and reports on the experience. AU Ambassadors. What was once a shelter for the city’s homeless on 14th is now being turned in lofts with retail on the ground level. U Street […]

DC Blogs Noted

Green Canary writes about canaries and “the day I learned that gender was a choice.” Photo. Phnx65 faces a major test and survives. Her post begins: They see me. Oh God, it’s really happening now. I can’t back out. This crazy idea that I had to start a children’s class in my martial arts studio? […]

DC Blogs Noted

Musings from Me is originally from the U.K., and is an advocate of British foods. She writes: British food is hearty, stodgy, tasty, and more or less not healthy for you. There’s some opposition to the idea of corner stores in DC. What do you think? Greater Greater Washington. DC Wrapped Dates goes to Iron […]