w e e k e n d t h i n g s
w h a t t o d o
- I will most definitely be at this drive-in on Friday night to watch Chef at Union Market (vegan grilled cheese in hand).
- In Reston, Barcelona is pairing its cheeses with wine, beer + whiskey.
- If you’re interested in heading down to Richmond, I’ll be there checking out the YSL Fashion Exhibit.
- Check out the 18th Annual Dog Days of Summer Festival (aka a GIANT sidewalk sale to support local business right off of U St).
- Food, alcohol + art combine for the third annual open house of Studio Theatre on Sunday.
- The Summer Spirit Festival is jammin' at the Merriweather Pavilion.
- If you're the graphic novel type, you should definitely be checking this out.
- Sunday is COMMUNITY DAY at the National Museum of Women in the Arts!
- Wonderland is having it's 13th anniversary party!
- Looking for something instagrammable? Head to Cordova, Md., for the Chesapeake Bay Balloon & Wine Festival!
b l o g g e r s c e n e
- You have to check out Alicia's NOLA guide.
- I'm also loving this Yosemite guide — can you tell I'm wanderlust?
- The District Darlings talk about progressive dinners.
- I love how Refinery 29 broke down workwear for 4 common millennial jobs.
- Obsessing over this pesto rice from InMyBowl.
t h i s a n d t h a t s
- I'm hooked on this ice roller — it helps puffiness and feels AMAZING.
- Super huge crush on this cake stand for our wedding at the Hemingway House next May.
- These are the mules that allllll the trendy DC bloggers are wearing right now.
- Just ordered a couple packs of these super cute marble post-its.
- These daily peel pads from Dr. Dennis Gross are what helped my skin clear up. Honestly, though, I use them almost every day.
i n t h e k n o w
- ICYMI: This guy hilariously made a PPT for date ideas + tweeted it.
- A new breakthrough in curing health defects in babies.
- The transcripts for Donald Trump's calls with Australia and Mexico were released.
- Gigi Hadid has a twin.
- Facebook is prioritizing links that load faster. So if your site sucks, get on it now.
- Why Cersei's hair is still short.
- An interactive map to the solar eclipse coming.
- Getting ready for football? Here's the latest from the Redskin's training camp.
- More track work is coming for the metro. UGH.
l o n g - f o r m
- If you're a woman in the workplace, you'll want to read this.