14 Jan 2014

SWS Open House TOMORROW, January 15th

Listen up, expecting, new, and already-struggling-with-a-toddler-thanks parents! It’s OPEN HOUSE SEASON at your local schools, and we’re here to keep you updated about it. Why visit a school during open house? It’s a chance for you as a new parent to create fellow parent contacts, as well as to see the future learning environment of […]

04 Dec 2012

Five Questions with Keira Havner and Lia Salza Goldstein of Little Loft

Back in late September, we announced the great news about Little Loft, a new art studio for children right across the street from Frager’s. We asked Keira Havner and Lia Salza Goldstein a few questions, so you can get a better idea of who are the people behind the business. Enjoy!

20 Mar 2012

A Shakespeare Among Us? Young Playwrights Event Tonight

Theatre fan? Parent of a budding thespian? Someone who knows a child with a flair for the dramatic? Then you may want to check out tonight’s free community reading of student-written work by the Young Playwrights’ Theatre. The event starts at 7pm at Capitol Hill Arts Workshop. A part of the 2012 New Play Festival, the event will […]

08 Jul 2010

A Barbershop Duet: First off, Brice's

I hesitate to start a post in this fashion: sometimes I wish I were a man, so I could get my hair cut at a barbershop — although of course, some women do actually get their hair cut at barbershops and wouldn’t spend anything north of $15 or go into a place that offers anything […]

17 May 2010

Apparently, I Hate You All

So, a few weeks ago, I got a call from a Washington Post reporter, Annys Shin, regarding some comments I had made on a Greater Greater Washington post regarding strollers on the Circulator. We chatted briefly about the challenges and rewards of urban parenting and then I more or less forgot about the conversation until […]