October 15, 2014
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TVs=so passé

By Kathleen. I don’t own a TV. While that may have come as a shocker a few years back, lately it seems like few millennials actually possess a tubular box. Part of me wishes this was because my generation refused … Continue reading

August 18, 2014
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Tickets Available for DC Web Fest

By Kathleen. Today, I tried on something new! I created my first event on Eventbrite, and while that was somewhat exciting for me, what is even more thrilling is the fact that, in doing so, the 2nd Annual DC Web … Continue reading

August 13, 2014
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WAIT… Isn’t that fungi?!

By Kathleen. I’ve never really been opposed to mushrooms. I was one of those few strange kids who enjoyed eating her veggies, but scoffed at hamburgers, chicken nuggets and PB&Js. Despite my affinity for the fungi, I tended to stay … Continue reading

August 11, 2014
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Who here remembers Mr. Snicket?

By Kathleen. It’s a world of “sorrowful stories,” three orphaned children, and an evil villain with crazy, inventive schemes to obtain their fortune. It’s not a world most would want to enter, but when I was growing up, I was … Continue reading

August 4, 2014
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Jewelry store ‘blooms’ in Dupont

By Kathleen. On Friday, I made a potentially very dangerous decision  — at least for my wallet. I decided to venture into the new jewelry boutique called Bloom, which opened on Connecticut Ave. in Dupont. Though a good portion of … Continue reading

July 18, 2014
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Sneak Peek into the #Tapestry Trenches

By Kathleen. We’re hard at work preparing another long-form Tapestry video, which the intern and I totally just bonded over, and we have our subject to thank: Frances Hardinge. Romeo, our intern, says it’s his favorite Tapestry video yet! Equipped … Continue reading

July 16, 2014
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Think I’ll find some 90s throwbacks?

By Kathleen. Rarely do I venture out to Maryland. It’s not that I have anything against the state, but when the District is chalk full of fun, interesting things to do, I find it difficult to remember to check what … Continue reading

July 9, 2014
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We All Scream for Ice Cream

By Kathleen. Whoever coined the phrase ‘scream for ice cream’ must have lived in the District. Yes, summer is hot nearly everywhere, but often when I leave my apartment, I feel like I’m walking into a steam room — and … Continue reading

June 18, 2014
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“And what are we, space mutants?”

By Kathleen. Recently Her Campus posted a list of 5 Disney Channel Original Movie actors whose looks were totally tubular, and it got me to thinking about how much I miss not only the movies, but also the TV series. … Continue reading

June 13, 2014
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Happy Birthday, Olsen Twins!

By Kathleen. When I was little, my sister & I were obsessed with Atlantis, but I’m not talking about the lost island. Instead, we relentlessly tried to convince our parents to take us to the resort in the Bahamas because, duh!, … Continue reading