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After the dreary last weekend in March, with the unexpected snowfall on Sunday, this past weekend finally propelled us forward into Spring, and we celebrated with a nice walk around the National Mall in Washington DC on Saturday. We started … Continue reading

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A golden blade

Monday evening the National Park Service had a ceremony to light up the scrim (metal scaffolding and fabric) that will encase the Washington Monument for the next year or so, while the damage caused by the earthquake in August 2011 is … Continue reading

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