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Mount Purrnon Is a Must-Visit Cafe for Cat Lovers at The Esplanade

We’ve all dreamed of the magical cat cafes that are popping up across the country, and the time has finally come – Mount Purrnon is now open in Alexandria! This new cat cafe aims to provide a safe environment for cats to roam, interact, and hopefully head to a loving home as adoption is a huge part of their mission. While we…

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The Best Ways to Decorate a Pumpkin, No Carving Knife Necessary

It’s the season of fall festivals and pumpkin-picking! That also means you might be gearing up to carve your annual jack-o’-lantern. But these creative DIY ideas might convince you to put down the carving knife and do something different this year. Crayon Drip Pumpkins [Good Housekeeping]This customizable craft gives you tons of artistic license over your pumpkin. You can leave…

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Bring a Craving for Italian-American Fare to Bond 45

Inspired by the flavors of its New York Italian Kitchen & Bar, Bond 45 in National Harbor comes ready to delight diners with dry-aged steaks, handcrafted pasta, and, like any great Maryland restaurant, plenty of fresh seafood.  Bond 45’s menu is extensive but their Taste of Bond option of a four-course meal makes for a particularly enticing choice. Visitors can choose an…

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