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Alexandria & D.C.

As I have stated before, I am a true lover of weekend jaunts. Since my cousin and her husband just moved back to the East Coast from Colorado, more of these are in my future. Old Town has the charm, slower pace and convenience they were looking for. They settled on a cute little row house after Micah was offered a job in the patent law hub of Old Town, Alexandria, VA.

I only work until 1 or 2 pm on Fridays, which is basically a long weekend, every weekend. This small detail also plays as a huge factor into how much I travel. It's easy when my favorite people are 4 hours North of me or 4 hours South or that I can hop on an afternoon flight vs an after work/ night flight. 

Hitting the road after work, I was in the city by 6. I popped into the Ronald Reagan Building for my Global Entry interview. The sun was setting and the sky was on fire as I drove in to our Capital. After two guards searched my car I continued into the building's parking deck. I was early for my 6:40 apt but t…