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Inspecting Your Deck this Spring

Home decks are the perfect place for entertaining. Unfortunately, as they age, things like weather damage and general wear and tear can cause their structure to deteriorate and become unstable— especially if they were built improperly. 355 more words


A Proper, if Reluctant, Recovery

After totally botching a recovery ride yesterday, I decided to give it my all today. It being a national holiday, the last one for many weeks (a stretch of the calendar that I call The Long March as if it is comparable to Bataan), I slept in. 677 more words


Warehouse Bar & Grill — Lunch on 17 February 2017

With the start of Alexandria Restaurant Week, we’re finally in the home stretch of this year’s winter dining marathon.

I’ve come to think of this as one of my big annual projects. 296 more words


Happy Valentine's Day!

Whether you are celebrating Valentine’s Day or Gal-entines Day, or just Taco Tuesday, donuts make everything more special!

I made up a donut stand with Dunkin’ Donuts heart shaped donuts and Sugar Lips from Sugarfina! 52 more words

Tasty Treats

AWE Alexandria Event 

The Association for Women in Events kicked off the new year with a great event at Society Fair in Alexandria! Visit Alexandria sponsored the event, and it was a great way to start the year strong! 138 more words


Tucker Blair Hat and J.Crew Casual

I decided this year that I was going to wear glasses out in public more frequently. I absolutely love this pair of Valentino frames, so this is the year! 366 more words

Flashes Of Delight

How Ploutis Can Help You Beautify Your Exterior Siding

Snow blanketed the ground this month and we know the last thing homeowners want to think about is exterior siding work. However, now isn’t a bad time to begin considering your options and visiting showrooms to research the topic. 464 more words