White House Wednesdays
50 Years of Inaugural Gowns

In just a few short weeks we will have a new First Lady, and I suspect she will be one of the most iconic when it comes to fashion!  I can’t wait to see who Mrs. Trump will have selected for her historic Inaugural Gown! The Fifty-Eighth Presidential Inauguration is just around the corner on… Read More


The Last Obama Christmas

The unofficial start to the DC Christmas season begins with the arrival of the White House Blue Room Christmas Tree.  In conjunction with the National Christmas Tree Association, the Chief Usher travels to some of America’s finest Christmas tree farms to find the perfect tree for the Executive Residence. This year the 19-foot Balsam-Veitch fir… Read More


Southern Living Magazine Loves Millie Bush Dog Park

One of the most famous White House pets was Millie Kerr Bush!  Millie was an English  Springer Spaniel who lived at the White House with President and Mrs. George H.W. Bush. Mille was an accomplished author who captured the hearts of the American people from the start.  One of her puppies, Spot Bush, was given… Read More


The Private Collection of President and Mrs. Ronald Reagan Auction

For White House enthusiasts the opportunity to actually own pieces of history is normally very rare.  However, thanks to the generosity of President and Mrs. Reagan, prior to their deaths, they arranged for Christie’s New York to auction some of their personal items.  Proceeds from the sale will benefit the work of the Ronald Reagan… Read More