This is the second post in a series I’m writing as a National Harbor ‘Funbassador’, but all opinions (and photos!) are my own. Recently, my husband and I enjoyed a much-needed date night at National Harbor, just outside Washington, DC. We usually only go there as a family, so this was a real treat for […]
Visiting Washington, DC
This post is part of a campaign on behalf of The J.M. Smucker Company and Sverve. Summer’s almost over, but we’re taking full advantage of our last few weeks off from school by taking fun day trips. This weekend we went to one of my daughters’ favorite places – Theodore Roosevelt Island. It’s an island […]
This is the first of a series of posts as a National Harbor ‘Funbassador’, but all opinions (and photos!) are my own. National Harbor is a waterfront destination on the banks of the Potomac River in Maryland, just south of Washington, DC. Maura wanted to celebrate her birthday there, so that’s just what we did! […]
On Saturday, May 30th, The Capital Wheel is celebrating its first birthday! Over the past year, the Capital Wheel has been featured on SNL, ESPN and has changed the DC skyline as it stands 180 feet above the Potomac waterfront. I’ve ridden the Capital Wheel with my family, and it’s wonderful! Sitting in one of […]
While many think of Memorial Day as the unofficial start of summer, this holiday is about remembering our military servicemen and women… those who have fallen and those who continue fighting to defend our freedoms. We remember you forever.
We stayed at an Embassy Suites in Washington, DC, recently, and had a wonderful time. Getting there was easy – we just crossed the Potomac! Walking into the open-air atrium of the lobby, we were greeted immediately, and ushered to the front desk where I was able to check in in a matter of minutes. […]