Around Town

Kusama Exhibit

Kusama Exhibit

Sometimes, you get lucky and the big thing is in your own town. Right now the hot ticket is the Yayoi Kusama retrospective at the Hirshhorn Museum. Through sheer luck I scored tickets for the opening weekend. Despite some logistical hiccups that made for long […]

New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve

I’ve never been big on New Year’s Eve, but this year the new MGM Casino at the National Harbor had Duran Duran as their special musical guest. Betsy and I decided to make it a fun night. We had dinner at the sports bar restaurant […]

Wreaths Across America

Wreaths Across America

I have volunteered the past few years with Memorial Day Flowers and wanted to do Wreaths Across America this year – placing wreaths at Arlington National Cemetery. Of course, this year coincided with a major ice storm and a metro meltdown, so we arrived a […]

Take Me Out

Take Me Out

Spring has sprung and it’s the final pre-season game at Nationals Park – good seats too. We had a great lunch in Red Porch before the game, and it’s even a Yankees game. Since we were in the club seats, it was suggested that I […]