Texas Boy in a DC World
Texas Boy in a DC World

Texas Boy in a DC World

The adventure of moving from Houston, Texas to Washington, DC, and all the shenanigans that take place!


State of the Capital

12 Jan 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Cje95

The last few days I have really begun to wonder "what have you done Cody" and "was this really the smart of an idea?" Since moving to Washington, DC from Houston, Texas I have been seen and experienced things I never would have imagined even in my wo...

The Man in the Blue Shirt

11 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Cje95

When the Capital siege took place one picture, in particular, has stuck out in the national news. There are a few photos from the United States House of Representatives Chambers showing the standoff between the armed security staff and the protesters...

The Morning After: DC Capital

7 Jan 2021 2 minute read 4 comments Cje95

Last night I wrote about what had occurred yesterday at the Capital (which if you would like to read is here). What occurred was some of the most shameful saddening things I ever imagined. Protestors I ran into getting dinner before DC closed down th...

What Happened in Washington DC Today: A First Hand Account

7 Jan 2021 3 minute read 7 comments Cje95

As I am sure many of yall reading this have seen Washinton DC was wrecked by protests today. While these protests had been known about the situation at the Capital quickly devolved and turned into not only an embarrassment for the Federal Government...

Protesters Arrive.....

6 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Cje95

In today's Washington DC update man is it a doozy. When I first went out "in public" aka leaving my apartment complex I went to go pick up my roommate from his Federal Office, While waiting for him to arrive a ton of different cars with protesting si...

Preparing for the 6th

5 Jan 2021 1 minute read 5 comments Cje95

If you have not been keeping up with United States politics right now let me in on something.... January 6th, in two days, is a huge huge deal. As many know Trump does not want to leave office and has been trying to find a way to stay in office. He h...

Beginning Anew in a New Place

3 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Cje95

Last Wednesday I finally arrived in Washington, D.C. after leaving Monday and driving with my roommate and his dad from Texas. Since I have arrived I have continued to slowly but surely set up and get somewhat settled in my new apartment. The first c...

Light at the end of the tunnel!

31 Dec 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Cje95

After having wayyyy to much fun on this cross country trip to move from Texas to Washington DC there is a light at the end of the tunnel! This has been a grueling trip to say the least with the Uhaul not able to keep pace the whole time. In the times...

Last Night

29 Dec 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Cje95

Last night after a 14-hour drive from Sugar Land, Texas to Tunica, Mississippi I got to experience for the first time going to a casino and gambling. Even though I am 25 and have been able to for a few years now I never had been to one. Texas is pret...

And We’re Off!

28 Dec 2020 1 minute read 4 comments Cje95

After a lot of confusion, last second changes and people getting sick the journey to DC has started! Initially, we were supposed to leave tomorrow the 29th however I was told on Christmas Day at 6pm it was moved to today.  While my family relaxing I...