22 Dec 2011

The To Do List

You’ve checked off your gift-giving list; you’ve trimmed everything that ever needed trimming. You baked cookies; you ate your body weight in cookie dough. You’ve cooked and cleaned and fa-la-la-ed until the cows came home. Now the Chrismukkah/Festivus season has literally descended upon you as gracefully as an overweight man in a velvet tracksuit does […]


13 Dec 2011

Holiday Photo Contest & Trivia Answers

We have a winner!  Congratulations to Haley B. for getting the most correct answers in our Coldwell Banker holiday windows trivia contest.  (I’d just like to note, we were clued into how cool this holiday tradition is even BEFORE the Brickies!)  To read about our full contest, see this post.  And click through below to […]


02 Dec 2011

Holiday Trivia Contest is Here!

In case you missed it yesterday, our first holiday trivia contest has begun!  (More details on the photo contest starting Dec. 12th coming soon.)  While you’re strolling around the neighborhood this weekend – perhaps before or after the Capitol Hill tree lighting on Saturday at 5:30pm –  stop by the lovely windows at Coldwell Banker […]


02 Dec 2011

Brent Christmas Tree and Holiday Sale this Weekend

Need Trees? Brent Elementary has ‘em! Brent Elementary’s Christmas Tree and Holiday Sale is this weekend. 275 Fraser and Douglas Fir freshly cut trees are winging their way to DC as we speak. They’ll be available in 6,7,9, and 10 ft heights and for of us with, um, space challenged abodes can pick up a […]


02 Dec 2011

Celebrate The Holidays on the Hill with the Annual Holiday Tree Lighting and Tommy Clause This Saturday

Come celebrate the spirit of the holidays at the Fifth Annual Holiday Tree Lighting on Capitol Hill on Saturday, December 3rd, from 5:30 to 6:30 pm in the NE quadrant of the Eastern Market Metro plaza (8th Street & Pennsylvania Avenue, SE). Councilmember Tommy Wells, the Capitol Hill BID, business leaders, friends and neighbors will […]