Archive for December, 2009

Snowed in!

This weekend storm broke all records for December snowfall! Flights were canceled, the Metro lines were only running underground, and shopping was suspended (on the weekend before Christmas!). It was snowing all night Friday and all day Saturday, but Sunday (today) is sunny and bright. Too bright! More snow action on a white-white Sunday

Happy Hanukkah!!!!

We had a busy Hanukkah: made sufganiyot, got a great Hanukkah Menorah, had a few candle lightings with good friends…

Karaoke delight

Oren got us all singing in public… We went karaoke-ing at a bar near Dupont. Well, Oren was… full of energy, as always. The crowd loved his act. Kristine is just not fair cause she’s a wonderful singer with a beautiful voice – it was embarrassing to go up after her!! But we did. It […]

First Snow!

One day, it just started snowing! It didn’t accumulate, but it was pretty… The next day we walked around Georgetown; it was a sunny day but soooooo cold. Georgetown is so beautiful with the Christmas decorations and a huge tree. Kristine also has a big (real!) tree in her house – so beautiful. At the […]

Shadows (in some memorial I forgot the name of it – they all look the same)

“Somethin’ tells me it’s all happening at the zoo”

Rock Creek Park goes from right near our apartment, all the way to the back entrance of the zoo. The zoo is part of the Smithsonian, so it’s free. Surprisingly, even though the sun was out and shining, most animals preferred to stay inside. Still, it was a fun visit and the ride through Rock […]