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Places to go and things to do when living in Brookland, DC.

Order Custom Desserts for Your Next Party From The Bakers’ Lounge

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Chances are, you’ve already enjoyed a treat or two from The Bakers’ Lounge. This traditional bakery has been around since the 1960’s, and they create a variety of cakes, cookies, and tarts that are baked fresh daily with love and care. Head baker Caroline learned her techniques...

Don’t Miss the Churros at Mayahuel

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Crispy churros oozing caramel and dusted with cinnamon-sugar, all drizzled with Nutella and crowned with a dollop of velvety vanilla ice cream. A dessert like this might make you want to skip the main course at Mayahuel, a new Mexican eatery in DC, but don't. You'll miss out on the equally...

Explore the Sprawling Gardens at National Arboretum

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Bonsai trees are more than mere plants, they're works of art. So at the National Arboretum, bonsai trees headline their very own garden, the National Bonsai & Penjing Museum. It boasts one of the biggest bonsai groves anywhere on the continent, and it all began with a single donation of 53...