Fun Ideas for February

  There are plenty of new or new-ish diversions around town this February, and some old favorites too!  Consider one of these options:     Waterhouse Coffee and Juice Bar on Wilson Blvd in Arlington New on the coffee house scene, with a focus on healthy options.  People say it has a “chill” vibe and

Fun for October!

  October is one of the funnest months in my opinion… usually beautiful weather and leisurely things to do before you get into the crunch of the holidays.   Here are some fun stops to get you going this October:   Beanetics Coffee I can’t believe I haven’t mentioned this place on the blog yet, because

Fun for September

  Happy September 2019!  We are fortunate to live in such a happening area; every change of season brings new restaurants, outings and activities that weren’t available the year before.   I’ve rounded up a few new options for you fun weekend plans, and included with some old favorites as well.  I hope you have a

Fun Ideas for April

  Yay Spring is here and we’re all ready to get out and start enjoying the season for real.  Let’s go:   Punch Bowl in Arlington I’ve heard the moms raving about the something-for-everyone nature of Punch Bowl in Arlington… so it’s a gigantic 3-level restaurant with bowling, giant scrabble, Ping pong, karaoke, mini bowling,

Fun Ideas for March

  March in the DC area can be tricky!  It’s good to have some indoor activities up your sleeve, but to be ready to jump outside at a moment’s notice too.   Breakfast All Day One of my favorite things about March:  Daylight Savings time change!   This year it’s on Sunday March 10, and

August Fun Ideas for the Weekend

Summer Restaurant Week  Yep it’s one of those twice-yearly opportunities to get a good deal on a fixed-price 3 course meal… technically it’s DC restaurant week, but I’ve noticed a few a places out here in the burbs are participating, too.  Notable suburban participators include Eddie V’s Seafood at Tyson’s and Cheesetique at Mosaic, but

July Fun Ideas For the Weekend

  bartaco mosaic Well y’all I’m headed down to NC for some family time and college visits, and I’m reminded of how much I enjoyed bartaco last time I went to Asheville.  I hear there’s one in Mosaic now and it sounds like the same lively ambiance, hip decor, and yummy cocktails as the one I know

June Fun Ideas For the Weekend

  Show Your Team Spirit  Obviously the event of the weekend is tonight’s effort to bring home the Stanley Cup!  Just about everyone will be getting into the fun, but if you don’t have plans yet, consider spending this gorgeous summer evening viewing the big game in the Beer Garden at Port City Brewing Company