National Portrait Gallery

National Portrait Gallery

The National Portrait Gallery

In my family, my plans are not always met with enthusiasm. I don’t quite understand this, because I think my plans are always lots of fun! ☺ But since my family doesn’t always agree with me, I have to have a couple of incentives up my sleeve to get them on board with what I want to do. Continue reading

National Postal Museum

National Postal Museum

National Postal Museum

Sometimes in the winter, Natalie will have a couple of basketball games on a Saturday, plus an indoor soccer game. Such a busy Saturday schedule doesn’t give us a lot of time to do fun family things, unless I’m super organized, and happen to be driving the car when a game is over. If I’m in the driver’s seat (literally), I take advantage of the opportunity and steer the car right into DC, instead of towards home—promising, of course, that we’ll be just a couple of hours, and back in time for the next game. Continue reading