Monthly Archive: November 2013

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Celebrate Thanksgiving With Pumpkin Pie From Martha and Sophie

Oh, where would many homemakers be without Martha Stewart? Well, honestly, a few schillings richer probably, with the domestic queen’s many-armed media/goods conglomerate ready to pitch you a homemade moon if you’d buy it. And some people probably would. [...

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A Baker’s Dozen: Walk Scores for NOVA

We did them for the city, suburban Maryland and that curious county named Arlington, so the only thing left for us to do is provide walk scores for the rest of Northern Virginia. So here they are, the top 13...

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Save Potluck for Dinner: How to Choose a Roommate

Your first apartment often represents your first real step into adulthood. Living on your own is an entirely new experience and is often accompanied by a wide range of emotions. Some new renters are excited; others are anxious; some may...

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Dig This: 9 Area Farmers Markets That Stay Open in Winter

One of the great things about the warmer months is going to farmers markets for fresh fruits, vegetables, meats and so on. But when it gets cold, most farmers markets close down and apartment renters (and everyone else) are stuck...

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4 Reasons to Rent an Apartment in Ashburn

Ashburn, Va., doesn’t get much love from this blog. But that doesn’t mean the Loudoun County census designated place is unworthy; it’s just we have so many great neighborhoods that unheralded locales sometimes get overlooked. Well, that’s about to change....

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Atlas Arts Center Shoulders H Street Revival

The Atlas Performing Arts Center is an arts palace in the H Street Corridor with a multipronged mission that is too long to list here. But the gist of it is they want to foster the growth of regional artists...