The Best Brunch Spots Near Columbia Heights

Washington, D.C.’s Columbia Heights neighborhood houses plenty of stylish bars, cafés, bakeries, and restaurants featuring all sorts of cuisines from around the world. The great thing about the area is that there’s always a little something for everyone and every mood, making it a great place to go for a meal alone or with a…

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The Reader’s Guide to Mt. Pleasant

Book lovers, get excited: There’s a little something for everyone in and around the Mt. Pleasant neighborhood of Washington, D.C. You probably know about the extensive museums, history, sports, and culture available, but if books are more your thing, this guide is for you. Here’s a quick list of some of your D.C. area’s best…

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The Mt. Pleasant Thrift Shop Guide

There are several perks to shopping secondhand, not least of which is the discount prices. D.C.-area shoppers looking to stick to a budget will love the lower-than-average costs of purchasing from thrift establishments for a great selection of items. There’s a little bit of everything in these stores, including clothing, shoes, accessories, luggage, home goods,…

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8 Tips About How to Declutter an Apartment

  No one enjoys feeling like “home” is a cluttered, disorganized mess. If left unchecked, mail begins to pile up, books overflow from shelves, clothes start to spill from drawers or closets, and even decorations or keepsakes take over your flat surfaces. Long story short, items add up, and decluttering can quickly seem close to…

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5 Fall Recipes You Can Make in Your Apartment Kitchen

Fall has arrived, and with the falling leaves and cooler temperatures comes a number of delicious seasonal dishes. From pumpkin, squash and other fall veggies to Thanksgiving staples, there are many wonderful recipes just waiting for an enthusiastic apartment chef like yourself. In this article, we want to show off our favorite fall recipes from…

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What Makes an Apartment ‘Boutique’?

Boutique Apartments are a growing trend both in the United States and abroad, and DC apartments are no exception. You’ve probably the word used frequently in advertisements and listings and be wondering “what exactly makes an apartment boutique?” Merriam Webster offers two definitions of the word: A small shop dealing in fashionable clothes or accessories…

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