Category Archives: Local Favorites

Local Favorites in Mount Pleasant & Columbia Heights Neighborhoods of Washington, D.C.

The Pet Owner’s Guide to DC

Your Guide to Pet-Friendly D.C. People bring their dogs everywhere these days, often treating them like members of their family rather than pets. The good news for pet owners is that Washington, D.C. is becoming more and more pet-friendly every day, so you’ll find something fun no matter what you and your dog like to…

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The Best DC Hikes of 2019

All The Coolest Hiking Spots in Washington DC Washington DC is a beautiful city to live in with its smooth architecture and historic buildings. But did you know there’s way more than just buildings to see? Washington DC is full of gorgeous hikes. The best part about a DC hike is that many of these…

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Mt. Pleasant’s Best Delivery Restaurants

In today’s ultra-busy world, the idea of cooking a meal from scratch or carving out more than an hour to go to a restaurant and eat might seem nearly impossible. Lucky for residents and those working in Washington, D.C.’s Mt. Pleasant neighborhood, these local establishments deliver right to their homes or offices. Get a taste…

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Mt. Pleasant Welcomes Ell­ē, a New Coffee Shop, Bakery, Restaurant & Bar

When beloved Mt. Pleasant establishment Heller’s Bakery closed its doors in 2014 after 80 years of operations in the same location, the local community was crushed. Opened in 1928 by German immigrants, Heller’s was more than just a staple: It was a pillar. Now, newcomer Ellē has moved into the old bakery’s headquarters, and it’s…

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