Activities

Late Night at The Skate Palace

Man, when I lived in Germany where my dad was stationed, one of the highlights for us teens was hanging out at the skating...

Madame Tussauds Wax Museum

It's always weird how people who live in a city never seem to visit all the places where all the tourists visit when in...

Staying Out Late Watching The Illusionists

It's the holidays and the holidays are known for its magical qualities. So, why not check out some magicians? When I first saw the...

Spy Museum

Nothing better to do this weekend so we grabbed Najwa's friend and headed out to the Spy Museum. Each year the museum has what's called...

Museum of Natural History

The plan was to join the crowds celebrating the Washington Nationals' World Series win. But by time we got out there, we were...

College Park Aviation Museum

Well, they were advertising some type of STEM event, but when we got there, apparently it was cancelled. Either it was because no...

Finally Planting the Seed Ball from AAAS Family Science Day

A few months ago at the AAAS Family Science Day, Najwa visited a table where she made a seed ball. Basically, it's a...

Developing The Engineer In Najwa At The NBM’s “Play Work Build” Exhibit

Everyone who knows me knows I’m an advocate for girls focusing on STEM . More specifically, I want to encourage Najwa to focus on...

Our First Capital BBQ Festival

The third trimester is fast approaching so wifey's going to have to start carrying around a bit more weight. And our doctor said...

Blue Angels at Andrews Joint Base Air Show

It's my birthday and Nduku and I grabbed our friend Maureen and headed out to Andrews Joint Base for the annual air show, this...

Random Day in the Life

DC Preppies Exercising Their Freedom of Speech

I never thought it would be me, but I confess, I always thought the role of a chaperone for your kids' school field trips...

Homemade Cotton Candy

Somehow we have been successful in keeping Najwa from being a sugar addict. Now, she does consume candy, but it's nowhere near the...

Bus Tour Continue to Pachacamac Ruins

After Barranco, the bus tour continued to Pachacamac Ruins. Not quite Machu Picchu but interesting nevertheless.

Najwa on the Row Machine Getting her Calorie Burn On

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); I got lucky. When I first met Nduku I didn't realize she was a fitness junky. A true...

Najwa Taking a Sip of the Fizzy Stuff

Somehow Najwa has gone eight years with maybe a sip or two of soda, but has largely avoided it. Partly it’s because of an...

Bucharest Traffic is Organized Chaos!

At the intersection where Mânăstirea Caşin faces in Bucharest, Romania, the traffic is absolutely chaotic. Najwa and I were crossing the street during a...

Halmeoni

It has been many decades since my mom last fed a baby, as far as I know anyway. But what seems like a...