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HOW TO HOST A STRESS-FREE, FUN-FILLED THANKSGIVING

Thanksgiving is a time to gather with loved ones and reflect on all the things that we have to be grateful for. It’s a joyous time, but for those who are hosting the biggest feast of the year, it can also be a stressful occasion—but it doesn’t have to be! If you’ll be hosting Thanksgiving…

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SATISFY A SWEET TOOTH AT THE CAPITAL CANDY JAR

Are you craving something sugary and sweet? If so, check out The Capital Candy Jar! In business for more than 34 years, you’ll find gourmet chocolate, chocolate-covered Oreos, peanut butter cups, popcorn, nuts, lollipops, and more as you shop around. Whether you want to pick up a bag of yellow cheddar popcorn and Belgian chocolate for yourself…

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CLEVER NO-CARVE WAYS TO DECORATE A PUMPKIN

If the mess of carving a jack-o’-lantern doesn’t really appeal to you, but having some fall fun does, try one of these alternatives to your traditional Halloween decoration.  Nail polish pumpkins. Don’t have a fully stocked craft cabinet? No problem! Nail polish pumpkins make use of beauty supplies you have stowed in the bathroom. Use your favorite…

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DC GHOST TOURS: AN ESSENTIAL HALLOWEEN EXPERIENCE

Washington D.C. has a rich history, some good and not so good. This inevitably leads to a spookier side that many residents may not have experienced before! This Halloween, participate in a guided tour of the haunted side of our fair city with D.C. Ghost Tours to see it in an entirely different light.  With two spooky…

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FOOD MEETS FUN AT SWINGERS, THE CRAZY GOLF CLUB

Fore! Look out, because the fun just keeps on swinging at Swingers the Crazy Golf Club. Newly opened in DC, this mini-golf course-meets-bar is a cool spot for all things food, drinks, and fun. While you’re there you can choose from two different mini golf courses, both equally as challenging, all while enjoying an inventive selection…

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SAVOR SPANISH TAPAS AT JALEO RESTAURANT

DC foodies love Jaleo, and for good reason. This upscale Spanish eatery from acclaimed chef Jose Andres seamlessly blends bold, Latin American flavors with a contemporary take on traditional tapas and cuisine. Jaleo is the kind of place that you could spend hours, sampling dishes, enjoying drinks, and relaxing in the vibrant dining area. Bring as…

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HOW TO MAKE YOUR APARTMENT EXTRA COZY FOR AUTUMN

With its shorter days and dipping temperature, the fall season reinvigorates our desire for cozy, welcoming spaces. Here are a few tips to help you bring autumn into your apartment—in the snuggliest, comfiest way possible. Toss up some twinkle lights. Twinkle lights instantly create a cozy vibe within your home, transforming a simple space into something…

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KICK OFF YOUR WEEKEND AT LAS GEMELAS COCINA MEXICANA

Explore the authentic flavors of Mexican cuisine at Las Gemelas Cocina Mexicana. The dedicated chefs at Las Gemelas Cocina Mexicana are inspired by creating true Mexican dishes that please the crowd but also stay in tune with the vision of their restaurant and taqueria, which is to serve delicious Mexican food that brings people together.  Visit for…

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ENJOY THE SWEET FLAVORS OF SUMMER AT FROZENYO

Frozen yogurt is a summer favorite that must be enjoyed at least a few times a season, don’t you agree? Luckily, FroZenYo, a locally owned and operated froyo joint, is right around the corner. So not only can you indulge your craving, you’re supporting a local couple’s dream, too!  When you visit, you can whip up…

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NEED-TO-KNOW INFO FOR A FUN (AND SAFE) CAMPING TRIP

Planning a camping trip this summer? Getting outdoors is a fun and safe option for a couples’ or a family vacation, but you’ll fare better if you’re prepared! Here are a few tips for newbies. • Know your options. You don’t have to dive right into tent camping if you’re a novice! Many campsites offer alternatives…

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