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How to Refresh and Reorganize Your Apartment for 2022

The new year offers an opportunity to wipe the slate clean and start fresh with a newly calibrated outlook and freshly minted goals. And while many people use the changing year as a chance to improve upon their physical self, why stop there? Now is the perfect time to reevaluate your living space, as well,…

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Holiday Cheer Meets Exercise at the Rockville Outdoor Ice Skating Rink

Situated in the heart of the town square you’ll find an expansive space for fresh-air recreation this holiday season and beyond—the Rockville Outdoor Ice Skating Rink. The public rink usually opens at the end of November and continues to welcome guests through March, as long as the cold weather holds out. True to its name,…

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Savor European Treats at Tout de Sweet Pastry Shop

Green tea matcha, steamed milk, and pumpkin spice. Espresso, maple syrup, and cardamom. Organic chamomile tea, homemade lavender syrup, and honey. These are the seasonal combinations that keep bringing customers back to Tout de Sweet Pastry Shop for warm, sweet sips this fall. The sips aren’t the only things that are sweet! True to its…

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Alexandria’s Original Ghost & Graveyard Tour: Explore Our City’s Haunted History

With such a long history, it should come as no surprise that Alexandria has racked up its fair share of ghost stories and local folklore. In honor of the spooky season, Alexandria’s Original Ghost & Graveyard Tour is sharing that haunted history with the masses via fun walking tours. Every weekend until Halloween, multiple daily…

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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…

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Now Open Near The Paramount: Smashburger in Chinatown

When was the last time you grabbed fast food and actually enjoyed it? Grab a sandwich at Smashburger today, and tomorrow you’ll be able to confidently answer, “Yesterday.” That’s because this beloved burger chain does fast food differently, enlisting high-quality ingredients (like 100% certified Angus beef) to make a better fast-casual meal. Since a new…

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