George Washington’s punch bowl. (at Tudor Place Historic House and Garden)

George Washington’s punch bowl. (at Tudor Place Historic House and Garden)

A business class friendship is born with epic sunburn & bottomless champaign.

A business class friendship is born with epic sunburn & bottomless champaign.

Christmastime sunglasses selfie w/my lil bro in Florida.

Christmastime sunglasses selfie w/my lil bro in Florida.

My parents grew these for pisco sours.  (at Casa Manriquez)

My parents grew these for pisco sours. (at Casa Manriquez)

This is me getting my makeup on for my first ever appearance on television. (at Telemundo News DC Bureau)

This is me getting my makeup on for my first ever appearance on television. (at Telemundo News DC Bureau)

Wristband I got in London at Nelson Mandela’s speech in Trafalgar Square.

Wristband I got in London at Nelson Mandela’s speech in Trafalgar Square.

Quote:

My doctor told me that if I wanted my three score and 10, I must go to bed early, keep out of social excitements, and behave myself. You can’t do that in Washington. Nobody does.End quote.

—Mark Twain, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, 19 May 1889
While I was packing last weekend I happened upon this piece of childhood memorabilia just in time for the World Series.  It is written.  Go Cards!!!

While I was packing last weekend I happened upon this piece of childhood memorabilia just in time for the World Series. It is written. Go Cards!!!

This week I had the honor to present Art Estopian (left) — legendary Miami Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen’s (center) longtime Chief of Staff — with a ‘Latino Influentials’ award for his 24 years of service on Capitol Hill. It was a really great night with really great people in Washington, DC. (at Bobby Van’s Grill)

This week I had the honor to present Art Estopian (left) — legendary Miami Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen’s (center) longtime Chief of Staff — with a ‘Latino Influentials’ award for his 24 years of service on Capitol Hill. It was a really great night with really great people in Washington, DC. (at Bobby Van’s Grill)

The beautiful Zeinab from her photo shoot earlier this week with Greg Hudson.

The beautiful Zeinab from her photo shoot earlier this week with Greg Hudson.