Monthly Archive: April 2012

Community Gardening Plot

Sharing Is Caring (for Plants) at a Fairfax Community Garden Plot

Earlier this month, we highlighted Green Spring Gardens in Alexandria. While researching that post, I found out a little bit about the Community Garden Plots provided by the Fairfax County Park Authority (while it’s on the Green Spring Gardens page,...

Trashion Fashion

Alexandria Stages Pre-Earth Day Celebration This Weekend

Earth Day has certainly grown in stature since its inception. According to The New York Times: Nearly 20 million Americans attended the first Earth Day celebration on April 22, 1970, to this day among the most participatory political actions in...

Washington Nationals

Take Yourself Out to the Ballgame This Week at Nationals Park

The spring brings with it many traditional rites. One of these traditional rites in America is associated with the crack of a bat, the smell of fresh-cut grass, the eating of popcorn, peanuts, hotdogs, and the drinking of soda and...