Monthly Archives: August 2010

“Mom, I’m Bored” – Not in ALEXANDRIA, VA You Aren’t!

“Mom, I’m Bored” – Not in ALEXANDRIA, VA You Aren’t!

The City of Alexandria’s Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities just released it’s Fall Program Guide – it’s 48 pages long – and it’s chock full of every program, event, class and activity you can imagine. From Ballroom Dancing and the Royal Scottish Country Dance Society to Belly Dancing, Martial Arts, Tennis, Fencing – even… Continue Reading

OLD TOWN ALEXANDRIA HAS ITS OWN “DC CUPCAKES”

OLD TOWN ALEXANDRIA HAS ITS OWN “DC CUPCAKES”

This morning’s Washington Post included a story on the wildly popular Georgetown Cupcake, made even more wildly popular by the TLC reality show, “DC Cupcakes.”  The subtitle of the article?  “Tourists might skip the monuments, but miss the cupcake queue?  No way.” Cupcakes are big here.  Very big.  Big enough Georgetown Cupcake sells 10,000 a… Continue Reading