Women Who Mean Business

Meet these successful women entrepreneurs who have the courage to own who they are and have applied their vision to positively impact the world. These woman in business know the importance of continual learning and have grown to achieve balance and perspective in all aspects of their lives. Dr. Dima Ali BUSINESS NAME Wellmedica Aesthetics […]

Exploring the Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright

Visit, and even stay in, Frank Lloyd Wright houses within driving distance of Northern Virginia. I lived in Northern Virginia for years before I realized that there was a Frank Lloyd Wright-designed house in Alexandria that was open to the public—the Woodlawn and Pope-Leighey house. Having visited a number of his other houses, I had […]

Vienna Oktoberfest 2021

Vienna Oktoberfest takes place on the Town Green and historic Church Street in the heart of Vienna, VA. The 2021 Oktoberfest event will feature: Live entertainment on three stages: Main Stage, Kid’s Stage,Acoustic Stage Primary Beer Garden (same location) featuring the CabooseBrewing Co. and Vienna Vintner Secondary beer location Majorly expanded beer drinking area, stretching […]

Hero Dogs

Service dogs for our veterans and first responders with disabilities. The Washington DC region is home to thousands of returning veterans with special needs, and only a few options for service dogs through national-level service programs. That’s why Hero Dogs was founded—to provide local resources for our local heroes. Hero Dogs is dedicated to the […]

St. John in the U.S. Virgin Islands

After a year of “family togetherness” we decided our first trip since February 2020 would be even more family togetherness on a catamaran trip to St. John in the U.S. Virgin Islands. That’s right, after spending 365+ days together during Covid, we opted to spend our vacation on a 58-foot boat! Opting for a family […]

1st Stage to Open the Logan Festival of Solo Performance with Making Opera Soup and Two Special Performances of Charmed Life by Lori Brown Mirabal

1st Stage will kick off the celebrated Logan Festival of Solo Performance with two outstanding productions by renowned opera singer, Lori Brown Mirabal. Mirabal has performed internationally as a mezzo-soprano and has spent more than a decade translating her love of opera into education programs for young people. Her works will debut the Logan Festival […]

Clint Black Featuring Lisa Hartman Black – Mostly Hits And The Mrs. Tour

Clint Black ConcertCapital One HallSaturday, February 5, 2022 at 8 pm Grammy-winning Country superstar Clint Black is hitting the road with the Mrs. Lisa Hartman Black and are making a stop at Capital One Hall in Tysons, VA on Saturday, February 5, 2022.  Tickets start at $29.50 plus applicable fees and go on-sale Friday, June […]

Sógia Candles

You don’t have to sacrifice style to live a sustainable life and create the perfect ambiance Sógia Candles are about refined design coupled with a passion for the planet. Their motto is you don’t have to sacrifice style to live a sustainable life and to create the perfect ambiance.  Each candle is handcrafted locally in […]

Behind the Scenes with Best-Selling Local Author David Baldacci

Local author David Baldacci just released his latest book in April 2021—sure to be the next best seller. But there is so much more to this local writer. Come with me behind the scenes to learn a little more about the man and his process for creativity. A Gambling Man David Baldacci’s most recent book, A […]

Van Metre Homes Ambassador Chef Spike Mendelsohn Shares Kitchen Design Tips

Maximize your Pantry “How many times have you wanted to hide stuff, or have a little hide away space, before or even while having people over? Adding a sink and countertop to your pantry allows you to have a clean kitchen while you are entertaining, keeping your entertaining area looking awesome. Use it as a […]