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June 13, 2014
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Flag Day 2014 Friday, June 14th On June 14th, the United States celebrates Flag Day and will also recognize the bicentennial anniversary of the Star Spangled Banner and the end of the War of 1812. Two hundred years ago, Francis Scott Key wrote a song that became our national symbol and led to a tradition through […]
June 13, 2014
Posted in: Charming Trends Concierge Favorites DC MD VA
With summer arising just next week and beach vacations just around the corner, everyone needs to have a beach essential checklist. I put together a few things every person should have in their beach bag for that perfect beach day! 1. A fabulous bathing suit The bathing suit below is Trina Turk’s Mod Maze Halter One […]
June 13, 2014
Posted in: Concierge Favorites DC MD VA
With the stormy weather clearing up just in time for the weekend, be sure to check out all the great events going on! We hope you get to go to at least one! For Father’s Day events and ideas be sure to check out our Father’s Day guide HERE! Washington, DC Events: Raise It Up! […]
June 11, 2014
Posted in: Concierge Favorites DC MD VA
Looking for a quick getaway? Our concierges have compiled a list of seven family-friendly attractions in and around the DMV which make for the perfect day trip or long weekend. Have somewhere to add to our list? Just leave us a comment and we’ll share your suggestion! Virginia Mount Vernon – Fairfax, VA Mount Vernon […]
June 11, 2014
Posted in: Concierge Favorites DC Holidays MD VA
Believe it or not, Father’s Day is right around the corner! Your concierges have done their research and put together a list of fun events and outings the entire family will enjoy this weekend! Check back throughout the week as we will be adding and updating our lists. Washington, DC Events: Odyssey Father’s Day Cruise […]
June 6, 2014
Posted in: Concierge Favorites DC MD VA
 The first weekend in June is going to be an absolutely beautiful one and what better way to kick off June then by attending one of the festivals or fairs going on this weekend! Washington, DC Events: Dupont- Kalorama Museum Walk Weekend  Please visit website for participating museums. Time: Saturday & Sunday Dupont-Kalorama Museum Walk […]
June 4, 2014
Posted in: Concierge Favorites DC DIY MD VA
Are you looking for a unique graduation gift that won’t break the bank, but will still make a great impression? We have a great DIY tutorial and all supplies can be purchased at your local big box store. Supplies Needed Container such as a small shower caddy or basket Basket grass Fun items to fill […]
June 4, 2014
Posted in: Concierge Favorites DC MD VA
Get an inside look at the hit TV show Downton Abbey at Winterthur Museum! Take a trip back in time to explore the costumes of the hit TV show Downton Abbey. Take advantage of this world exclusive event that is showing in our backyard. Located in Delaware at Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library, it’s a […]
June 2, 2014
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Terrariums and succulents are regaining popularity and we have an easy, step-by-step guide to creating your own! These plants are great for your home or office. Supplies: Charcoal Soil Glass Vase/Jar Plants Pebbles or Rocks (for plants) Sand (for succulents) STEP ONE Pick your container. Do you want something small or large? Simple or Unique?  […]
May 30, 2014
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Saturday, May 31st is National Macaroon Day, and to celebrate this we want to share our favorite Macaroon recipes as well as tips and tricks to make your homemade treats come out perfect. For those of you who are new to the Macaroon scene, they are light as a feather French delicacies that have become the […]