Selfies, Selfies and More Selfies With Najwa at OBX

2016-05-29 21.36.11

It was our final day in the Outer Banks. Whenever on trips like this, they always seem to end too fast. Najwa and I took one last stroll on the beach, later in the evening as the sun was going down and More...

by David Gaines | Published 3 months ago

Selfies, Selfies and More Selfies With Najwa at OBX

2016-05-29 21.36.11

It was our final day in the Outer Banks. Whenever on trips like this, they always seem to end too fast. Najwa and I took one last stroll on the beach, later in the evening as More...

Spending Memorial Day at OBX

2016-05-28 11.41.20

Each year we tend to make a trip out to the beach. Unlike years prior, we wanted a more family-friendly beach, one that was overrun with college-aged recent graduates running More...

Najwa at Stanton Park

Najwa at Stanton Park in Washington, DC

Najwa at Stanton Park.  More...

Najwa Back at Lovejoy Park with a New Hairdo

Najwa

I had just got home from work and as usual on Tuesdays and Thursdays, Nduku headed out to the gym leaving me with one of the most energetic kids, ever. I was beat. Tired.  More...

Najwa at the Haitian Embassy and Website

Najwa at the Haitian Embassy

The ladies and I visited some of the embassies having open house for Passport DC. Running around with Najwa can make it challenging. I did lose her in the Dominican Republic More...

Nduku at Asian Spice

Birthday Dinner at Asian Spice in Chinatown

Nduku took me out to Asian Spice for my birthday. I was impressed with the place, a bit fancier than I was expecting. The food was really good though they were out of Kal Bi! More...

There’s No Celebration Quite Like Holi

I thought I knew what to expect at our first Holi celebration. Let’s just say it was a bit more intense than I thought. This slideshow requires JavaScript.  More...

Nduku After Dropping Off Najwa at Toni’s

Nduku walking back to the car after we dropped off Najwa at Toni’s, the babysitter.  More...

Nduku Primpin’ Before Heading Out

Nduku was in the middle of getting ready to go out to celebrate Gessie’s birthday.  More...

The Epic of Gilgamesh

Epic of Gilgamesh

Click the image to download the book.Out of pure curiosity I’m reading the Epic of Gilgamesh. Gilgamesh, the fifth More...

Chinese Dynasties

Territories of Dynasties in China

One of the more difficult challenges I run into with reading ancient history are the names of people and places. More...

Timeline of Ancient Civilizations Going Way, Way Back

Ancient Civilizations Timeline

Usually when I’ve finished reading a book, I have one or two waiting. Somewhere along the line, I forgot More...

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All the news out of Redskins camp points to an RGIII week one appearance. DeAngelo...

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Selfies, Selfies and More Selfies With Najwa at OBX

2016-05-29 21.36.11

It was our final day in the Outer Banks. Whenever on trips like this, they always seem to end too fast. Najwa More...

Visiting Where Man First Took Flight

One of the highlights of our Outer Banks trip was visiting Kill Devil Hill where the Wright Brothers were the first..

Spending Memorial Day at OBX

Each year we tend to make a trip out to the beach. Unlike years prior, we wanted a more family-friendly..

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Usually the ladies and I would head to the beach for the holidays, but the weather wasn’t cooperating. So we..

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