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    The Ups And Downs Of Living In DC

    No one has it all together, not even our nation's capital.

    Weather Here Is Awful

    It's raining, pretty much all the time. The "winter" storms are really just aggressive rainstorms. And in the spring, it's raining constantly, like, even into June. WTF.

    BUT sometimes the weather is great

    DC has three months of perfect weather, and they're not even consecutive. But when it's warm outside, GAME ON.

    DC Knows How To Drink

    It starts off like any other Friday night

    But escalates quickly

    And everyone starts getting frisky

    Then the morning after

    DC Traffic Is The Absolute WORST

    Tourists. Everywhere.

    BUT DC Tourism Is Marketing Towards Gays Now (Awesome)

    New Restaurants Open Almost Every Week

    The DC Metro System Could Use Some Work

    Liquor Stores Are Open On Sundays

    The President Lives Here

    Sure, your schedule is ruined by another motorcade, but then you remember, the leader of the free world is like 30 feet from you.

    Cupcakes EVERYWHERE

    Where to begin? Baked & Wired, Georgetown Cupcake, Sprinkles, Hello Cupcake, Red Velvet Cupcakery, the list goes on. And we're not mad at it.

    Lastly, The National Mall