Deciphering DC: Capitol Stones

Capitol Stones
Capitol Stones @ Rock Creek Park

 

Rock Creek Park is big enough where you can hike around it dozens of times and still find new spots and trails yet discovered by you.

One such spot is the resting place of the Capitol Stones, and it took me over 10 years living in DC before I heard about it.

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Eat This: The Hot Mess @ Mason Dixie Biscuit Co. (Union Market)

The Hot Mess
The Hot Mess @ Mason Dixie

Just add their sausage gravy to the traditional Bacon, Egg and Cheese Biscuit and presto! you have a hot mess on your hands.

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Concert Pick: Little Hurricane @ Songbyrd Music House (4/12/17)

Little Hurricane
Little Hurricane (Photo Credit: Band’s Facebook)

Little Hurricane, a blues rock duo from San Diego, descends on Songbyrd Music House on Wednesday, April 12th. And you should be there.

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Do This: Drink Beer During the Craft Brewers Conference Week (4/10-4/13/17)

3 Stars Brewery
Tasting flight @ 3 Stars Brewery

This week, the Brewers Association is descending on DC for their annual Craft Brewers Conference (CBC).

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Deciphering DC: The Kang Tree

Kang Tree
This magnolia tree looks like Kang (from The Simpsons)

Part of the reason this blog exists, is to find and share about cool or strange things in the city we think we know. The feature – Deciphering DC  – attempts to achieve that.

There is a grove of trees on the National Mall, off the beaten path, that is just secluded enough to give you the sense you may have stepped outside of DC. You haven’t.

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