Ward 6

Random Day in the Life

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...

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...

Hiking Whiteoak Canyon Trail in Shenandoah Mountains

Looking for a place to visit among the mountains of the Shenandoah, I randomly picked a hiking trail that led to a waterfall. ...

Elanaz Hotel Makes Turkey Visit Perfect

I don’t know what it is about Turkey, but I already love it. Maybe it’s because I read the entire history of the Ottomans....

Heading Out To Peru

It has become a tradition to travel to New York for Christmas, but lately, Nduku has been all about international travel. So, she...

Celebrating Najwa’s 2nd Birthday in Charlotte, NC

The ladies and I journeyed down to my cousin’s pad in Charlotte to celebrate Najwa’s second birthday. Very grateful to Eric and Mike...

Building Bombs, Defusing Bombs and Meeting Bomb Techs

When my family returned from my dad's military posting in Germany back in 1991, the Rodney King video and aftermath were well underway. ...