5 Tips for Carving A Pumpkin

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Tips for carving a pumpkin might not seem necessary – but you would be surprised how much better your pumpkin can look with these suggestions. Just remember, a jack-o-lantern is a pumpkin that has a design carved into it. Some people use pumpkin carving templates to design their pumpkins, while others decide to free-hand it and draw their own designs. There are so many pumpkin decorating ideas out there, and these pumpkin carving hacks will help you bring them to life.

Which Witch Movie Is Your Fav?

Witch Movie Fav

Which witch movie is the best to watch in October? Here are some which might strike your fancy – so get your popcorn and your familiar – (in my house it is a black standard poodle rather than a black cat!) and curl up with a good movie! It must be the season of the witch!

Best Pumpkin Patches In Montgomery County

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The best pumpkin patches in Montgomery County are listed here for you to choose from! Fall is here – and Halloween will be here very soon! Fall means pumpkins for pies and jack-o-lanterns and general decorations!! Here are some of the best pumpkin patches in Montgomery County MD to go for that perfect pumpkin! Montgomery County is just north of Washington DC, so whether you live in DC or Montgomery County, these are definitely the places you want to visit!

September’s Most Expensive DC Metro Homes

September's Most expensive homes in the DC area

Which properties are September’s most expensive DC Metro Homes? Face it – everyone is curious about the most expensive homes in the DC area. Even if your budget is considerably less than $30 million, or even $5 million, it is still fun to look at the luxury homes for sale. The DC metro area has thousands of homes in Maryland, Virginia and of course, Washington, DC, but only one is the most expensive in each jurisdiction. September’s collection of the most expensive homes in the DC metro area include a stunning white contemporary overooking Battery Kemble Park, a romantic Italian palazzo in Darnestown MD, and a French provincial home to be built on ten acres that belonged to George Washington.

Here is a peak at September 2022’s most expensive homes in each area.

Things to Do With Children in the DMV

Henry VII things to do with kids iin the DMV

Things to do with children in the DMV range from kite flying by the Washington Monument in March to a barge ride on the canal at Great Falls in the summer to sledding at Battery Kemble park in the winter! Here are a few suggestions for the late summer and fall for you to introduce your children to the greater DC metro area! Enjoy!

Golf Course Homes in Anne Arundel County

What more could a golfer want than to live in a community with a great golf course, Here are your choices in Anne Arundel County, a historic Maryland county that combines the best of the Chesapeake Bay with small town charm. Just give us a call at the Lise Howe Group to see any of these stunning homes.

Homes on a Golf Course in Northern Virginia

Do you love playing golf? Do you want to have a golf course in your backyard? Is your idea of landscaping the gentle roll of a golf course and a few sand traps? Then check out all these golf course homes in Northern Virginia. Regardless of your price point, we have a home for you.

Gated Communities in the DC Metro Area

Gated Community

A gated communnity offers a greater sense of security, freedom from drop in visitors and salesmen, and a deeper sense of community. Gated communities are not common in the DC metro area, but there are enogh communities in various price ranges to offer you a choice.