Posts Written ByJennifer Gerlock

  On my most recent visit to Washington DC, I paid to spend an evening with five other people locked in a room under surveillance. No, it was not part of some crazy mid-life crisis scenario. (Mind out of the gutter, folks.) It was Escape Room DC. You. Must. Try. This. It is like nothing you’ve ever done before. Escape Room DC is the latest in a growing trend of places around the globe locking up civilians and forcing them to figure our how to escape their rooms. In a nutshell, these are fully-immersive live games in which small groups of people are given a series…

  I’m going to hit you with a cold hard fact that I had to learn the hard way: YOU ARE NEVER GOING TO GET CAUGHT UP. There will never be enough time to complete everything you would like to complete. Unless you are in the position to hire a personal assistant, housekeeper, nanny and gardener you will continue to be swamped with work and personal responsibilities. Things will not change. Trust me on this. As a working mom who volunteers on multiple committees in the community (Frederick Speaker Series, American Advertising Federation of Greater Frederick and Women’s Giving Circle)…

  I literally don’t have a clue what my natural hair color is. I’m not being dramatic here. I’m completely serious and I’m also completely okay with it. I’m the girl who will try any follicle shade just for giggles. (My husband is a saint, in case you are wondering. He is also a tad color blind, so there is that.) In my lifetime I’ve been a blonde, a brunette, a redhead, worn multi-colored highlights, played around with ombre hair and even rocked a few hot pink streaks. That all being said, this latest hair color trend has me confused.…