All I can say is: thank you United MileagePlus for liberating me from a middle seat for the 20 hour flight from Washington DC to Bangkok tomorrow.
Addis (sorry you have to turn your head to see me with St. George)
Our new home (photo from army_arch on Flickr)
We are all Peeps
Marine Barracks evening parade
Live broadcast of "Much Ado About Nothing"
An official visit to the White House
The Quilt at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival
We watched fireworks from the Netherlands Carillon where we sat on a gentle slope with a fine view of the Jefferson Memorial and the Washington Monument. Luckily we didn't lose any power during the big storm - but I'm still ready for summer weather to be over.