Reason 182

#182: All the steps Since I discovered that my phone automatically tracks how many steps I take in a day, I have become mildly (ok, a lot) obsessed with counting steps. I first discovered this feature of the phone around November and used it extensively during a holiday trip with my family. I announced at…

Reason 202

#202: Adams Morgan Not so much because it’s a cool neighborhood (it is) but because DC is so gorgeous and full of things that there are still places that I can get lost in. Adams Morgan is that place for me. I live like four or 10 or some blocks away from this neighborhood, and I still…

Reason 204

#204: I have lived here for a long, long time Not as long as the people that moved here in 2003 or the people that were born here and have never left, but a really long time. I have lived here 2,780 days. Because I have lived here forever and because I love to walk, I…

Reason 224

#224: All the circles. I can’t name them all and they are confusing to tourists (and Jon Stewart) but I like the way they make the city look. Very beautiful. The ones I see every day are Dupont Circle and Washington Circle. Dupont Circle was also the very first circle I ever saw in DC because…