Category Archives: DC/NOVA

The Birds!

I almost forgot to put up pictures and mention the birds that nested in the Umbrella on the back patio! Not much to say but that it was cool to see the birds show up, have their little babies, and … Continue reading

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Austin Grill: Alexandria… TexMex?

I went out to a Sunday evening dinner to shake off a head ache and spend some time with the roomie. She was hankering for some Mexican food and I couldn’t remember the other place somebody told me about and … Continue reading

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Goth Clubbing Goodness

After months of absence, I finally decided to go grace the goth clubs of DC with my presence. As usual, it was a good time, and in fact, I met some really nice new people. I also reconnected with people … Continue reading

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Hiking: Manassas battlefield

The start of the hike, next to the visitor center. This statue of Stonewall Jackson looked like he was crafted to be in Fist of the North Star. It really gave me a chuckle. Me blowing this cannon off toward … Continue reading

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Evening Star Cafe: Brunch barbarism

I went to brunch here with Mary Beth on Saturday around 11:30am and beat the brunch rush somehow. The staff is so nice and we didn’t fall into the pit that is an inattentive staff when things are slow. As … Continue reading

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Flying Fish: Alexandria sushi scarf down

On Sunday, I had completely forgotten that it was Cinco de Mayo. I didn’t remember until I showed up at The Flying Fish in Old Town Alexandria… to have sushi! Yeah, so appropriate right? I did have a Corona in … Continue reading

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AwesomeConDC Awesomeness

This past Saturday, the 20th of April, I could have been found wandering the hallways of the DC Convention Center. It was time for another Con! Not a work Con, but a fun nerdy Con! The price was a very … Continue reading

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National Kite Festival

Last Saturday was the National Kite Festival. I had no idea what I was getting myself into. The mall was packed. It looked like DC was being attacked by a whole bunch of super tiny UFOs! The next few shots … Continue reading

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KMFDM goodness

Kill Mother Fucking Depeche Mode.  Hey, they said it, not me. KMFDM sucks.  They said that too, actually I said that one too.  Actually I repeated the first one numerous times too.  (I actually really love Depeche Mode too, so … Continue reading

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Partyin’ in Old Town

This past weekend, I finally did the thing of bar crawling Old Town Alexandria.  It took me almost two months of living here to make it so.  I’ve just been so buy having a good time and making plans outside … Continue reading

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