DC’s Snowzilla

DC’s Snowzilla

The snowstorm that hit DC in late January was in the top five DC storms of all time! During my first winter here I got to experience “Snowmageddon” (also in the top 5 — it shut down the city for 4 days!), so I’ve been expecting something similar during the winters in-between. This winter, “Snowzilla” didn’t disappoint! During the […]

Spring in DC

Spring in DC

Spring is finally here! After a pretty cold winter in DC, I am super excited my favorite season has arrived. I didn’t make it down to the Tidal Basin this year (just wasn’t up for facing the massive crowds) to see the cherries, but I did encounter lots of cherry blossoms — and several others — elsewhere. Here are […]

Winter in DC

Winter in DC

Winter is definitely my least favorite season… I much prefer the warm sunny days, but I’m always amazed at how beautiful this city looks when a foot (or more!) of snow gets dumped on it. 🙂 Walking around Rock Creek Park, one of my favorite places. Fetching snowballs. I finally found some booties for Sammie that […]

A Very Frozen Birthday

A Very Frozen Birthday

Growing up in Texas has forever embedded the idea/expectation that when my birthday in early March arrives, so does spring. Over the years my family, friends, and I usually celebrated somewhere outside in 75° (sometimes 90°!) weather under a bright blue sunny sky. The daffodils and tulips would be in full bloom, and the fields around the highways would be […]

Hello DC!

Hello DC!

Lunchtime on the roof today. So thankful I have access to this great view every day I go to work. © Allie Nambo.