December 29, 2010
Posted in: Concierge Favorites Sips & Bites
              There are certain places that are ideal to be frequented when the temperature drops and the days become shorter.  Not that I wouldn’t go to these restaurants in the summer time, but the warm vibes, low lights, and rich foods pair perfectly with sweater weather.  Here are a few of my favorites: Brewer’s Art – […]
December 22, 2010
Posted in: Holidays
                     Many families and groups of friends have created traditions that they look forward to with every holiday season.  From receiving pajamas from Santa on Christmas Eve to ornament exchanges, these traditions make our holidays much more special and fun.  To honor the season I polled the girls of Charm City Concierge to share […]
December 20, 2010
Posted in: Concierge Favorites Holidays
  If you are anything like me you still haven’t firmly committed to plans for New Year’s Eve. I love the fireworks, champagne, and the ball drop and always try to make sure that no matter where I end up celebrating it’s a memorable evening.  With so many awesome celebrations and parties this year I’m […]
December 17, 2010
Posted in: Holidays
 Many of us will be dressing up for a cocktail party or two with the busy holiday season. To help us look our best, I asked the owner of my favorite boutique to give some tips on the hottest looks right now. These will work for holiday parties, nights on the town, and of course […]
December 15, 2010
Posted in: Holidays
The holiday season is full of fun but unfortunately full of hazards to our pets! Using our tips below you can make sure your best friends have a safe and healthy holiday! Holiday Food – Any change to your pet’s diet can cause digestive issues and discomfort. During the holidays many homes have candy, fruit, […]
December 9, 2010
Posted in: Holidays
Many of us are looking forward to holiday parties this season.  It’s a chance to spend time with our family and friends, and eat and drink and be merry!  But you don’t want to show up to the party empty-handed.  Here are some of my ideas for an unconventional host or hostess gift. Cook Book […]
December 8, 2010
Posted in: Concierge Favorites Holidays
These are the people who help you throughout the year, so you want to get them something special to show how much you appreciate them! Here is a list of some of my favorite items.  For Teachers– Gift Cards are always appreciated. Your child or you likely know some favorite places such as a nice […]
December 7, 2010
Posted in: Uncategorized
                Every year many of us are faced with the obligation of having to buy a gift for some sort of holiday exchange.  Whether you are exchanging amongst co-workers, friends, or family it can sometimes be a challenge to come up with something different.  My family does what some people call a white elephant gift […]
December 3, 2010
Posted in: Sips & Bites
The weekend is finally here and it is time to take advantage of some delicious food and relaxation.  One of my favorite local places to go in the Clarendon area of Arlington, Virginia is Faccia Luna.  This is a great place to go for a delightful Italian meal.  Faccia Luna has a welcoming environment.  The […]
December 1, 2010
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  I recently had the chance to head over to the Verizon center and catch a Washington Capitals hockey game.  I like hockey games for a number of reasons.  For one, they are indoors.  It’s not like going to a football game where you have to wear seven layers of clothing and still manage to […]