Washington has encountered quite a few personal milestones in her life while on the ABC show, including marrying Nnamdi Asomugha
, giving birth to two children
and turning 40. "To go back and see like, 'Oh, that was at the beginning, or I got married right after that episode,' it is fun to go back and watch our lives unfold," she told ET last month while celebrating the Scandal
's 100th episode. "And to do that with everybody, like, 'That was right when [co-star] Katie [Lowes] bought her house.'"