Mt Vernon Trail | Lady Bird Johnson Park to Gravelly Point

September 15, 2021

Mt Vernon Trail | Lady Bird Johnson Park to Gravelly Point Just because the first week of school is done, doesn’t mean I’m ready to give up on summer and the summer camp theme we had going on! I admit, I got used to our fun days together. Today we hit the Mount Vernon Trail […]

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Bethlehem Steel | Things you need to know

September 01, 2021

Bethlehem Steel History What do the George Washington Bridge, The Golden Gate Bridge, the Empire State Building, the original World Trade Center Twin Towers and the Hoover Dam have in common? Portions of their steel were manufactured at Bethlehem Steel. The unfortunate event of my aunt’s funeral resulted in a trip to Bethlehem PA, where […]

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The Magic Putting Place Mini Golf | Summer Camp Series

August 25, 2021

The Magic Putting Place As mom’s summer camp winds down, we picked the hottest day ever and headed out to the Magic Putting Place in Manassas to play mini-golf! When you arrive, you have a choice of two different courses. You can do the Castle course or the Windmill Course. We arrived during the day, […]

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Leesburg Animal Park Tour | Summer Camp Series

August 11, 2021

Leesburg Animal Park So what do you do when it’s 100 degrees with full DC humidity cranking? You take the girls and 3 of their friends to the Leesburg Animal Park! The Leesburg Animal Park is about an hour from DC, west on the Dulles Tollroad. We purchased tickets online but you can also purchase […]

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The Museum of the American Indian History | Summer Camp Series

July 28, 2021

  The Museum of the American Indian Which respected founding father said of the Native Americans, “The end proposed should be their extermination or their removal.” Disclaimer I have to make a disclaimer. I’m pretty interested in the history of this country as it pertains to both our “founding fathers” and those who were here […]

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Hyperkidz in Columbia, Maryland | Summer Camp Series

July 21, 2021

We spent a summer afternoon at Hyperkidz in Columbia, Maryland. It was about 45 minutes from DC. What’s in Hyperkidz Columbia, MD? Hyperkidz is in an office park and GPS directions won’t steer you wrong. It’s around the back of the office park, and there’s ample parking there. We learned upon arrival that everyone needs […]

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Super Awesome and Amazing Camp | Summer Camp Series

July 14, 2021

Super Awesome and Amazing Super Awesome and Amazing is like a gym for kids inside a gym for the rest of the family. You enter through the St. James, which is a huge fitness and lifestyle recreation center. What does that mean? Well, it’s a lot of things under one roof. There are sports fields, […]

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National Portrait Gallery Tour | Summer Camp Series

July 07, 2021

National Portrait Gallery DC Real Estate Mama’s Summer Camp took us to the National Portrait Gallery on one of the steamiest of DC Summer days. It was so hot, all I could think of was that Summer in the City song and how the lyrics about the back of his neck getting dirty and gritty […]

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