Category Archives: Things To Do

After Long Wait Lincoln Park in Falls Church Ready For Action

If you have toddlers and/or pre-schoolers in and around Falls Church, VA, then you know the significance of this headline. After last summer’s Derecho slammed through the DC area the City of Falls Church was left particularly damaged. This included significant damage to one of the jungle gym elements at the not necessarily remarkable, but…

Freshbikes Mosaic District Location Now Open

Fresh Bikes Mosaic District

Last Thursday I was on duty to watch our two pre-school girls, which included a morning in school and then a napless afternoon in the aftermath of the¬†adrenaline from their first day. For their sake, and for mine, I needed to find something out and about for us to do. Earlier in the week I…

The Not-so Murkey Low-down on Northside Social

For many, the shuttered building at the corner of N. Fairfax Dr. and Wilson Blvd. in Clarendon was a sad state of affairs. An Arlington area mainstay, Murkey Coffee was a great blend of quality and careless comfort. The quintessential un-Starbucks, the coffees were clean and pure, and the spaces were functional and unpolished. High…

Some Fall Color Left in Northern Virginia

There is some fall color left to see in Northern Virginia, and but this weekend is likely to be the last of the best of it. Make plans to get out to Great Falls, or along the Potomac Trail. How do you and yours like to enjoy the fall foliage of Northern Virginia? Related Posts:INFOGRAPHIC:…