Laura Herman writes local weekend picks and profiles different events, happy hours, and neighborhood spots. She is a D.C. nightlife, food and drink enthusiast and has lived in Borderstan since June 2009. She enjoys sitting at the 17th Street dog park on weekends, wishing that she had a dog (which she admits creeps out the actual dog owners). Email Herman at email@example.com. Follow her on Twitter @Lmhhabs and at LauraLikesThis.