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Budget Friendly Georgetown Brunch

4 October, 2017 0

Georgetown is not the place you think of when talking inexpensive brunch. But after a long bike ride using Capital Bikeshare from Bethesda to Georgetown, we ventured away from the waterfront in search of just […]


The National Arboretum: an Escape from the City

1 September, 2017 0

Washington, DC has a pretty wide breath of green space including Rock Creek Park, the Capitol Crescent Trail, and smaller parks around the city. But I particularity enjoy the monstrous, 446 acre space that is […]

Egg Benedict

Bottomless Brunch at Ambar in Eastern Market

24 August, 2017 0

We found Ambar in Eastern Market on the Going Out Guide’s 5 Bottomless Brunch Spots that Actually Have Great Menus. This list spoke to us because sometimes bottomless brunches are hit or miss when it comes […]

Halfsmoke with cheese, mustard, and chili

There’s a New Halfsmoke Game in Town

19 May, 2017 0

When I’m down on U Street and I’m in the mood for a halfsmoke, I usually hit up Ben’s Chili Bowl.  I love Ben’s – don’t get me wrong – but when a girl wants options […]


Smithsonian Roundup: The Renwick Gallery

23 April, 2017 0

The Renwick Gallery exploded on to the social media scene in late 2015 following a two year renovation.  To celebrate the reopening of the gallery, artists were invited to create art displays specifically for rooms in […]

Natural History Museum

Ultimate Guide to the Smithsonian

2 April, 2017 0

When my friends come to town to see the sights of Washington, DC, they know what they want. They want to see the Smithsonian, of course! So I ask them, which one? Confusion sets in. […]


10 Places to Eat on the National Mall

21 March, 2017 1

One of the most underrated problems we face in Washington, DC is finding places to eat on the National Mall.  We’ve all been there. You are ready to explore the monuments and museums but need to […]

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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.