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Shop Gifts for All Occasions at Reunions

According to the Washingtonian, Reunions reigns as one of the 15 Greatest Gift Shops in the area. Customers seem to agree, calling the local store a “super cute hidden gem” and a place with “a wonderful mix of antiques, vintage, and new.” It’s no wonder why people keep coming back to the self-proclaimed neighborhood gift…

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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…

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Market 2 Market: Home to More Than 200 Varieties of Craft Brews

Homemade meatballs, red sauce, and provolone cheese. Roasted Italian pork, ham, bacon, and Swiss. Prosciutto di Parma, Genoa salami, hot capicola, and provolone. These are just a few of the sandwich combinations that have mouths watering at Market 2 Market. The popular local deli is probably best known for its subs, but it also stocks…

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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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A New Restaurant to Try Near The Paramount: Kabobistan Arlington

Kabobistan Arlington recently opened its doors, and you can probably guess the kitchen’s specialty. The chef highlights freshly seared kabobs as part of a larger menu of authentic Afghan cuisine. Place an order online to try one of the kabobs at home, either via delivery or takeout. The kitchen team coats tender pieces of chicken,…

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Tops of Old Town: A Must-Visit Hat Shop in Alexandria

For almost 30 years, Tops of Old Town has ensured that Alexandria’s social butterflies always look stylish. True to its name, the boutique focuses mostly on one area of fashion—the type that tops off an outfit, more commonly known as hats. Tops boasts an upscale array of hats for men and women for all occasions.…

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Grab Your Pies From a Food Truck at Stracci Pizza

When you picture a pizza, the pies at Stracci Pizza are likely not what’s in your mind. Sure – all the usual ingredients are there, but Stracci Pizza is doing something different. It starts with their crust. A long, cold temperature fermentation process creates pockets in the chewy dough for a fluffy interior and crisp…

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