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June 23, 2014
Posted in: Concierge Favorites DC MD VA
With summertime grilling season in full swing, think outside your normal grilling recipes, and try a healthy, fresh alternative: Aloha Teriyaki Shrimp burgers by skinnytaste.com. Concierge Cristin gave these a try and they were a hit with her friends and family! Aloha Teriyaki Shrimp Burgers Ingredients (yields 8 servings): For the pineapple teriyaki sauce: 1/2 […]
June 20, 2014
Posted in: Concierge Favorites DC MD VA
With the temperatures cooling down a bit for the weekend, its the perfect opportunity to enjoy one of the many wonderful events going on around the area! Washington, DC Events: DC Bourbon Bash  RFK Stadium (check in) 2400 East Capitol St., NE, Washington, DC Time: Saturday, 12pm-10pm Price: $55- Proceeds go to various local charities The […]
June 18, 2014
Posted in: Concierge Favorites DC DIY MD VA
Concierge Sarah shares step-by-step instructions for updating your boring flip flops. This is a great do it yourself project for kids and adults! If you are like me, then you probably have a couple of old flip flops lying around the house that could definitely use an update to make them look fresh again. Here […]
June 16, 2014
Posted in: Concierge Favorites VA
World of Beer is Reston Town Center’s newest restaurant and bar. WOB opened earlier this month and Concierges Kelly and Steph stopped by to check it out. Read Steph’s review of WOB below. Kelly and I decided to check out WOB Reston to see what all the hype was about. We went for a workday lunch […]
June 13, 2014
Posted in: Concierge Favorites DC Holidays MD VA
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 […]