FOUR GRANDMOTHERS FROM MONTANA ARRESTED AT THE WHITE HOUSE AUGUST 24

THE FOUR GRANDMOTHERS FROM MONTANA Today, I had the pleasure of meeting the “Four Grandmothers from Montana”. The first thing they said when I picked them up from the new Martin Luther King Memorial was, “Guess what we did yesterday?” Knowing that the MLK Memorial had opened only a few days before, I my most educated guess was “You went to the Martin Luther King Memorial!!!” With a smiling, excited faces, four fine... Read More

POOLS IN DC—WHERE TO SWIM DAY PASSES

I grew up thinking I was Ariel from The Little Mermaid. Personally, when I travel, I want to know where I can swim, when is it open, how many meters it is, can I do normal human being laps or is it a pool for babies, how much does it cost, and most importantly, —-Can I sneak in for free. The answers to all these questions are below (except the last one—for that for me to know… and you to find out—another day in another blog)   The Hilton... Read More

FDR MEMORIAL—our favorite place to take pics

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DC CHERRY BLOSSOM TOURS

DC Cherry Blossoms bloomed about a month too early for the parade… so if you missed out, we apologize! womp womp Discover DC Tours are the best dc site seeing tours in all of Washington DC!  Read More

VISIT THE BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING

DESTINATION DC TOUR TIPS: 1. If it is summer time, arrive early (8:00 am) tickets are available on a first come first serve basis 2. If it is code orange, the BEP is closed 3. Tours are from 9AM- 2PM and last between 30 and 40 minutes. 4. BEP’s official website is www.moneyfactory.gov info: 14th and C Streets, SW, Washington, DC (202) 874-2330 and (866) 874-2330 (toll-free) Today I visited the BEP. I was hoping to get a free sample… but... Read More

THE WASHINGTON HILTON HEALTH CLUB POOL

My favorite pool in Washington DC… is DAN DAN DAN The Washington Hilton….Tres tres chic, open for extended hours-months-6:30AM till 11PM, heated outdoor, sexy lights for night swimming, plentiful towels, a gym, 25 meters, allows for tans to last till late October!  The best part.—the direction of the sun and its shadow…WHY? Well… LOCATION: -it has sexy location (on Connecticut & Columbia Rd) NW DC—a block... Read More

IF I WERE HOMELESS IN WASHINGTON DC

It’s not easy being homeless, is it? We all have walked around K street, Chinatown, or Metro Center in the middle of one of those freezing nights—and seen the homeless in sleeping bags-shivering. Our hearts sink a little when we see them and its freezing, or burning hot. Some of us may give the man a dollar or two out of the empathy we feel towards their troubles.  Have you ever wondered what it would be like? I have… I imagine... Read More

OUR PEDICAB PERFORMANCE REVIEWS- LIVING LIKE ROCK STARS

In the conventional working world where federal government lemming employees work 9-5 jobs— you get performance reviews and annual evaluations. In the pedicab world, we all want to ask each other the same question. It’s our way of comparing ourselves, judging our productivity, a performance review of sorts.  Although this question is on the minds of many pedicabbers, many don’t ask, don’t tell—– “how much... Read More

BUSINESS ERECTION— for PEDICABATOLOGY

IF ANYBODY in this world is going to start a CASH PEDICAB SHOW, its me baby. That is my trish right there. In Fact, I went on godaddy.com and I found a list of all the names of businesses I want and I purchased all of them. MWHAHHAHAHHAHAHAHAHHAHAH Man, I have so many business Ideas….they’re all like “pick me, NO PICK ME, HEy! I’m the best. No I’m more Lucrative” and I tell them all… listen friends, I need... Read More

STEALING FROM THE RICH AND GIVING TO THE POOR

I must say that whenever I get off the metro to go to my house, I secretly wish that a pedicab will be waiting for me right outside the metro. Pedicab rides are my favorite mode of transportation! Especially because I am a bag lady (meaning I always walk around with more than both of my arms full of bags)! If the spirits-of-wish-come-trues bless me with such an honarble presence, I’d be jumping for joy. The thing is, it almost never happens.... Read More

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