Author Archives: The Vintage

The Best Indoor Plants to Decorate an Apartment

When it comes to decorating your new apartment, finding items that will bring life into various rooms without overpowering or cluttering them can be difficult. Apartment decorating can also be tricky if your landlord isn’t keen on you putting holes in the walls to hang shelves, or letting you paint walls to match your personal…

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How to Master Cooking in Your Small Kitchen

Those who live in small apartments with similarly proportioned kitchens should never be dissuaded from cooking at home. There's nothing quite like a wonderful home-cooked meal; Especially here in Mt. Pleasant where residents have access to high-quality local meat and produce via the weekly farmers' market. Even most commercial kitchens are extremely small compared to…

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A Quick Guide to Shopping in Mt. Pleasant

  The Best Places to Shop In Mt. Pleasant Whether you’re hoping to find something specific or just to spend an afternoon perusing a few local shops, the Mt. Pleasant neighborhood of Washington, D.C., has a little bit of something for everyone. Featuring storefronts ranging from markets, wine sellers, and gift stores to merchants selling…

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Coastal-Focused Amparo Restaurant Is Coming to Mount Pleasant

Check Out This New Restaurant in Mount Pleasant The Mount Pleasant neighborhood of Washington, D.C., is home to many culinary options. With offerings like Ell­ē’s cool coffeehouse, bakery, bistro and bar in the home of former local favorite Heller’s Bakery; Corado’s quick-bite Guatemalan comfort food offerings; SABYDEE Thai & Lao Cuisine small plates; China Town’s…

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6 Ways Eco-Friendly Living Influences Mount Pleasant Apartment Communities

Influence Your Community With These 6 Eco-Friendly Living Tips In the past, urban living was synonymous with pollution, carbon footprints, and an unsustainable lifestyle. But, recognizing the importance of producing a sustainable lifestyle for its residents, Washington DC implemented eco-friendly resources, planting them in several areas including right here in Mt. Pleasant. Mount Pleasant is…

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5 Things to Do in Columbia Heights that Locals Love

Columbia Heights is a lovely neighborhood in DC’s Northwest Quadrant where the locals are never left wanting for things to do and see. It’s well known for its trendy vibes, warm and welcoming community, and panoramic view of downtown DC. The neighborhood’s pride is reflected in every local retailer, restaurant, and park. The community even…

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