Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Our VIP Concert Experience

Saturday was all about being in the right place at the right time. We arrived at Nationals Park about two hours before the concert started.  We walked a couple of blocks away to grab a quick dinner at Subway, and … Continue reading

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Friday Five – July 25th – Summer Goals Check In

This week’s Friday Five theme with the DC Trifecta is Goals, and I thought that this would be the perfect time to give a status report on the progress I’m making in meeting my summer fitness goals.  At the beginning … Continue reading

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The End of an Era

Yesterday afternoon was bittersweet.  Almost three weeks after closing on our house, and 10 days after moving in, we said farewell to our apartment.  It was a bit emotional for me, as our apartment marked so much for us, including: … Continue reading

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Friday Five – July 18th – Friday Favorites

With us having moved from our apartment to our townhouse last Saturday, and having spent much of this week unpacking and trying to get back to normal life, its been an absolutely crazy week!  Since our house isn’t dog proof yet … Continue reading

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We’ve Moved In!

We did it – we’ve moved into our new townhouse!  The big move was on Saturday, and although there are a couple of small things still at our apartment, mainly large framed photos and wall art, 95% of our belongings are now … Continue reading

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Friday Five – July 11th – Five Things I Love About Moving

Tomorrow is the big day – the day we’re renting a U-Haul and moving our belongings, or at least most of them, from our apartment into our new house.  Over the past week and a half since we closed, its … Continue reading

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Things They Don’t Tell You About House Hunting

I like to think that I’m pretty knowledgeable about real estate and house hunting.  Not only am I a huge fan of HGTV shows “House Hunters” and “Love It Or List It,” one of my dad’s practice areas as a … Continue reading

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We’re Homeowners

After sitting through a 3.5 hour long closing yesterday afternoon, we’re officially homeowners! After closing we went to the house, but after walking through the house several times while we were house hunting and parking in visitor parking in the neighborhood … Continue reading

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Friday Five – June 27th – Five Random Things About Me

Happy Friday everybody!  This week for the Friday Five, Mar from Mar on the Run, Cynthia from You Signed Up For What?!, and Courtney from Eat Pray Run DC have us revisiting a theme from a couple of months ago – five … Continue reading

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Hello Summer Vacation, So Glad That You’re Finally Here!

For awhile I thought that today would never get here!  But it has, and I’m so excited since today is the long awaited last day of school for the year!  After 11 snow days and numerous two hour delays, our … Continue reading

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