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Apartment-Friendly Apartments to Add to Your Must-Grow List

Thinking about welcoming a new addition to your household—one with roots and leaves? Plant parenthood can certainly be rewarding, especially when you’re staying home most of the time. If you’re just getting started, here are a few plants that can thrive in your apartment. Jade. This simple succulent with scarlet-tinged leaves barely needs to be watered, which is a big…

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Treat Yourself to a Spring Mani-Pedi at Zen Nail Studio

We could all use a little more zen in our lives these days! Make an appointment at Zen Nail Spa for some self-care and relaxation, you won’t regret it. The studio is open and very strictly abiding by COVID-19 precautions including social distancing, mask-wearing, temperature checks for staff and guests, and you must wash your hands before the start of services. They’re…

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Have a Shamrockin’ Good Time This St. Paddy’s Day at The Irish Whisper

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day doesn’t have to mean crowded sports bars and watery green beer. For a classed up version of all the best Ireland has to offer, visit newly reopened The Irish Whisper on Fleet Street in the National Harbor. This restaurant and bar offers classic fare, along with proper whiskeys and cigars (if you’re so inclined). The Guinness…

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Fun and Creative Ways to Celebrate St. Paddy’s Day at Home

While St. Patrick’s Day usually involves a visit to your favorite pub followed by a parade, celebrations will likely look a little different in 2021. That doesn’t mean, however, that you can’t enjoy the camaraderie, delicious food, and the Irish spirit that make March 17 so special. Here are three ways to celebrate St. Paddy’s Day at home this year….

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