Happy Book Birthday Giveaway

Today is my book's birthday, the day it officially makes its way into the world. Happy birthday 100 Things to Do in Washington DC Before You Die. May you inspire readers to discover this capital city. I'd planned to spend the day exploring the District with my family but the temperature is below freezing with an even colder wind chill. There are, of course, plenty of activities perfect for cold weather days, like exploring one of the 19 Smithsonian museums or sledding in Battery Kemble Park. Still, we're going to stay home today. So, in celebration of my book's birthday, I'm giving away a signed copy. Enter below for your chance to win. Good luck! a Rafflecopter giveaway … [Read more...]

My USA Today Debut

Very excited to share my first article for USA Today. Its about what's new and notable -- or hot -- in Washington, D.C. And right now, what's hot is the 14th Street Corridor and its bustling foodie scene. I've also been working on a lot of food content for a new USA Today Travel web site as well as some cruise-related content for USA Today Travel's 10Best.com. Stay tuned!  What are your favorite restaurants in Washington, D.C.? Share them with me in the comments below. … [Read more...]