Consequences of Untreated Lip and Tongue-Ties

Feeding a baby comfortable and efficiently is the most important aspect of a newborn’s life and a precious experience for a new mom. A normal frenum is a connective band bringing two soft tissue pieces together. In some cases, if that band connects too low or tight is may result in a condition known as […]

1st Stage Announces How The Light Gets In

A Beautiful, Hope-Filled Love Story 1st Stage is delighted to announce How the Light Gets In, written by E.M. Lewis and directed by Alex Levy from March 2 through March 19, 2023. From the co-writer of the breakout hit Duck Harbor comes an uplifting story of connection and healing. Set against the backdrop of a peaceful Japanese garden, […]

Empowering Kids to Make a Difference

A new and growing nonprofit organization in Northern Virginia empowers young children and their families to give back to the community.   Throughout the year, including a flagship Summer Volunteer Camp, Kids Give Back engages kids, ages 6-12, in volunteer work, such as preparing meals for the food insecure, making Valentines for senior citizens, filling […]

As we close out the year, let’s look back at what everyone was reading. Here’s our list of the most popular articles from the magazine posted in 2022: 1. Salamander Resort & Spa Middleburg, Virginia 2. Opening of Phase 2 of the Silver Line Approaches 3. Experiencing Vail Colorado 4. Two Must-See Museums at Virginia […]

Things to Do this December in Fairfax County

Post courtesy of Visit Fairfax ‘Tis the season in Fairfax County! There are plenty of things to do in Northern Virginia in December. Check out these things to see and events in the Washington, DC area that embrace winter and the holidays. Whether you want to be inside staying warm or enjoying the extra twinkle outside, here […]

Virginia Made, Locally Available

A recent discussion on the Vienna Foodies Facebook group focused on a portable, Virginia-produced hostess gift for someone who was traveling for Thanksgiving. This query struck a chord with me, as for years I looked for made-in-Virginia items to send out-of-state family members. Herewith is the list of Virginia gift ideas the Vienna Foodies supplied, edited for […]

<strong>I Believe in Magic</strong>

Northern Virginia’s only ongoing magic show dazzles audiences! The theatre is buzzing with excitement before each performance of Sly’s Magic show as audience members anticipate a wonder-filled evening. Then the “curtain rises” and the show begins. The thing is though, there’s no actual curtain. So the audience sees everything. Or do they? StageCoach Theatre is […]

Let’s Go to the Movies

Elevate your movie-going experience at Tysons’ ShowPlace ICON theatre. The recent pandemic really took a bite out of area movie theatre attendance. Especially for the ShowPlace ICON Theatre & Kitchen at The Boro, which had the unfortunate luck to open just days before the world shut down. Now that things are “opening up” again, you […]

Helping Haitian Angels

It was a chance meeting between Patsy Norton and the beautiful children of Haiti that opened her heart and forged a new passion in Helping Haitian Angels (HHA). The Christian non-profit organization was founded by Bill & Debbie Harvey in 2008 following a biblical directive to rescue vulnerable children through family-style loving care and sustainable […]

Elevate Your Mini-Golf Game at Perch Putt!

The adult beverages plus miniature golf course combo seems to be a growing scene in DC. Tysons has now joined in on the trend and put its own unique spin on it. High atop Capital One Hall sits Perch Putt where you can take in the stunning views Tysons and the surrounding area while elevating […]