National Cherry Blossom Festival 2011 – DC

Thursday, 24 March 2011

Celebrate at the National Cherry Blossom Festival from March 26 – April 10, 2011 in Washington, DC.  Peak Blooms are said to be 3/29- 4/3.  There are plenty of events and activities you can get involved in during this time as well.  The parade will be on Saturday April 9, 2011 from 10am-Noon and […]


Halloween Costume Party!

Friday, 5 November 2010

Au pairs and their friends gathered for our annual Costume Halloween party on October 30, 2010!  Very creative costumes and spooky desserts!  Lots of yummy food and plenty of fun!!!  Red Riding Hood, Sponge Bob, and Dorothy won prized:)


4th of July Fireworks in Washington, DC

Thursday, 1 July 2010

  Washington DC is a spectacular place to celebrate the 4th of July 4th! Pack dinner and head downtown via metro, to Old Town, or to the many other local spots to catch the fabulous firework display!  Don’t miss it!!! To read more about DC Fireworks…. Have a very safe and happy July 4th celebration! […]


National Train Day – May 8th

Tuesday, 4 May 2010

For those of you with kids who love trains…….May 8th is National Train Day! For more information visit:   Union Station 50 Massachusetts Avenue NE Washington, D.C. 20002 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. FREE!


Kite Festival in Washington, DC March 27th 10-4pm

Thursday, 25 March 2010 This free, public event organized by The Smithsonian Associates and the National Air and Space Museum features kite displays, demonstrations and handmade kite competitions. The Smithsonian 44th annual Kite Festival will showcase craft in flight, beauty in the air, and the art of making kites soar. Festival Activities Kites […]