[Week In Photos] JHDC Picnic, MLK Memorial, Touring DC, Wedding Meetings at Panera 5/27-6/2

Here's a quick recap of my last week!

 5/27 - Jesus House DC XPRESS Memorial Day Picnic

Photo courtesy of Caroline O. Adegun Photography

You can find out more about the picnic and XPRESS on Facebook

 

Spent the morning recovering from Puerto Rico, lol. Then at the Memorial Day Picnic for Jesus House DC!

Spent the morning recovering from Puerto Rico, lol. Then at the Memorial Day Picnic for Jesus House DC!

5/28 - I'll admit, I was being boring and recovering from the week prior, lol

5/29 - I left for NJ using a trusty free travel voucher from AMTRAK! Super excited to finally be rewarded for all the travel I do! 

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5/30 - Client Meeting at Panera...AKA my office, lol. 

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5/31 - The Pool Is Open!! 

I was so glad to see this when I opened my blinds that morning.... 

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Out on the town with the cousin at one of my favorite places on U Street - Tabaq!

Out on the town with the cousin at one of my favorite places on U Street - Tabaq!

6/1 - Finally Getting Touristy

My brothers and cousin were in town, so I finally decided, after 8 months of living here to go to the mall to see things! 

 

The poor Washington Monument still under construction after the earthquake of 2011 :(

The poor Washington Monument still under construction after the earthquake of 2011 :(

The WWII Memorial

The WWII Memorial

I loved these little engraved photo stories at the WWII memorial. This was the last one, of soldiers returning home.

I loved these little engraved photo stories at the WWII memorial. This was the last one, of soldiers returning home.

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Doing what I do best.....bossing around the camera man, lol

Doing what I do best.....bossing around the camera man, lol

Walking around with the brothers

Walking around with the brothers

Loved the cracked wall opening to the MLK memorial.....but as my brother rightfully said.....watch out for funny shaped tiles in the ground, lol. Don't wanna trigger an Indiana Jones moment....

Loved the cracked wall opening to the MLK memorial.....but as my brother rightfully said.....watch out for funny shaped tiles in the ground, lol. Don't wanna trigger an Indiana Jones moment....

Me in front of the MLK memorial! Great spot to take pictures if you make it down there!

Me in front of the MLK memorial! Great spot to take pictures if you make it down there!

Last but not least.....you can only get this view from one monument in DC........

Last but not least.....you can only get this view from one monument in DC........

The Lincoln Memorial! 

The Lincoln Memorial! 

Ice cream break with my brother part way up the steps :)

Ice cream break with my brother part way up the steps :)

Loved the detail on this sculpture of Lincoln inside of the memorial.....awesomeness. You have to see it in person.

Loved the detail on this sculpture of Lincoln inside of the memorial.....awesomeness. You have to see it in person.

Gettysburg Address on the wall

Gettysburg Address on the wall

Decided to end the night over some Maryland Crab. You know its real MD crab too since its served in a paper bag. 

Decided to end the night over some Maryland Crab. You know its real MD crab too since its served in a paper bag. 

And of course, we ended the night at the W hotel! Met lots of fun people in there

And of course, we ended the night at the W hotel! Met lots of fun people in there

It also has amazing furniture.....so I decided to indulge in a photo taking session, lol

It also has amazing furniture.....so I decided to indulge in a photo taking session, lol

 6/3 - Church, Suya and Sleep!

Jesus House DC had their Women's Conference, and we got an awesome word in that day! And then of course, we closed the day with some suya from the acclaimed Suya Master! 

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