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Franciscan Monastery: An Afternoon in Brookland

3 May, 2018 1

The neighborhood of Brookland is an interesting spot because it’s a beautiful place to play tourist while still maintaining that “off the beaten path” feel. Brookland is home to the Franciscan Monastery, a gorgeous place […]


20 Winter Things to Do In Washington, DC

1 January, 2018 0

    Okay guys, the lights are down, the festivities are over, and winter has officially set in. How are you going to keep yourself busy until Cherry Blossom season? Well, we’ve got you covered! […]


Georgetown Glow Lights Up the Neighborhood

19 December, 2017 0

Georgetown Glow is arguably one of the most underrated holiday light displays in Washington, DC. For starters, none of the light displays are holiday themed. However, many of the pieces invoke feelings of friendship, joy, […]


8 Turkey Trots in the Washington DC Area

10 November, 2017 0

My Thanksgiving Day traditions have evolved over the years, but there are always two constants: food and family. Our Thanksgiving table is usually a combination of traditional favorites (turkey and mashed potatoes) and few personal […]

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I'm Kelley Smith and I love sharing tips on how to best explore Washington, DC. I love pretty much anything I can eat plus really good beer and whiskey served by story telling bartenders. I also like sassy museum guides, photogenic architecture, and colorful urban gardens.