Category Archives: Weekend Fun

Bridal Shower and Bachelorette Party

After my sister and I ran the half marathon last weekend we then still had a full day ahead of us.  My mom and her friend threw me a bridal shower luncheon.  Family friends, my grade school friends’ moms and … Continue reading

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Race Report – Madison Mini Marathon

Last weekend I traveled to Madison, WI for a weekend packed with activities, mostly wedding related.  My mom and her friend threw me a bridal shower on Saturday afternoon and that night I had a night out on the town … Continue reading

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Almond Blackberry Cupcakes

Every month my office celebrates birthdays with homemade desserts.  The man in charge emails a quest for bakers and then we gather for celebration and amazing non store bought treats.  I LOVE to bake so I find myself volunteering quite … Continue reading

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Crazy Thunder Storms and Dance Parties

Friday brought record heat for DC.  You could barely breathe outside and A/C was a must.  Dan and I stayed in as I was resting for my DC bachelorette party the following night.  We watched Contraband and headed to bed … Continue reading

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Whole Wheat Banana Muffins

I had two overripe bananas that I had to use and I’ve been trying to be extra healthy recently so I decided to make banana muffins with whole wheat flower.  They are dense and hearty but surprisingly sweet enough and … Continue reading

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Strawberry Shortcake Biscuits

Over the weekend Dan and I went to the Falls Church farmer’s market, which I must say is quite a bit larger than than the Vienna one that we biked to a few weeks ago.  While there we picked up … Continue reading

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Vienna Farmer’s Market

This past weekend Dan and I finally did something that I have been wanting to do since we moved to Vienna last year.  We biked to the Vienna Farmer’s Market.  We live about 3/4 of a mile from the W&OD … Continue reading

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