I’ve been working so much lately that I kind of forgot that life should be enjoyable as well as profitable. Also, winter tends to take me down a dark, frigid hole of existential dreariness. Dramatic sounding, I know, but then I’ve always… Read More ›
Unique to D.C.
Ever since I listened to an NPR clip about the changing demographics of D.C’s Mount Pleasant neighborhood a few months ago, I’ve been intrigued. According to the article, Mount Pleasant, once an enclave for newly arrived Central American and Caribbean immigrants, is… Read More ›
Back in the day, when I had just from graduated college — we’re talking mid 2000’s — I used to go to this thing called Liberation Dance Party at DC9 (1940 9th Street NW, accessible from Shaw and U-Street Metro stations) in the U-Street… Read More ›
It’s 2:30 in the morning and my House of Cards binge has sadly come to an end. No more episodes to watch until next season and now I can’t sleep. For those of you unfamiliar with House of Cards, it’s… Read More ›
Thank you to my brother (check out his urban design/architecture blog here) for being the photographer on this urban adventure, and to my sister for knowing her neighborhood well enough to give us an hours-long tour. Hope you all enjoyed this Eastern… Read More ›
Because my brother will be going to India soon for an internship, my brother, sister and I decided to have as sibling get together yesterday in my sister’s neighborhood, which is conveniently located three blocks from the Eastern Market Metro… Read More ›
I’m on a fitness kick today so I might as well talk about one of the perks (free meals) and cons (weight gain) of going out on too many first dates. As with all things in my life, I was… Read More ›