Bethesda Farmer’s Market

Bethesda Farmers' Market

The Bethesda Farmer’s Market is a popular way to spend a Sunday morning. From fresh flowers to crisp asparagus, tart dill pickles and ripe Brie – no matter what the season, the Bethesda Farmer’s Market has delicious foods to choose from. Whether you are a native of Bethesda or you are planning to relocate to Bethesda, you should definitely visit the Bethesda Farmer’s Market.

Pandas Coming to DC in 2024!

Pandas coming to DC

Pandas coming to DC -again- in 2024 was the big news from the National Zoo on May 28. The Zoo’s previous pandas were returned late last year and the Panda Enclosure has been sadly empty since then.

Celebrating Memorial Day in DC

Celebrating Memorial Day in DC

Celebrating Memorial Day in DC is easy if you check out these fun events! If you are relocating to DC and you wonder how you will spend your time here, these are some great ideas. DC is a great place to live with lots of fun things to do, great places to eat and beautiful neighborhoods in which you will love living.

Comus MD – the Perfect Day Trip

Comus MD

Comus MD is the perfect day trip from Washington if you want to spend the afternoon climbing Sugarloaf mountain, drinking some beer at the Comus Inn, sipping wine at the Sugarloaf Mountain winery or buying lavender at the Soleado Lavender Farm at the base of Sugarloaf Mountain.

The White House Egg Roll 2024

the White House Egg Roll

The White House Egg Roll takes place every year on Easter Monday. This year there are over 40,000 people expected to come to the event on the South Lawn of the White House. The White House Egg Roll dates back to the 1870’s and has been going on since then except for a few interruptions for bigger events like both World Wars!

Easter Brunch in Bethesda

Easter Brunch in Bethesda

Easter brunch in Bethesda is a beloved tradition for many families and communities as part of the Easter celebration. It’s a time for gathering with loved ones, enjoying delicious food, and celebrating the joy and renewal of Easter. Easter brunch often features a variety of dishes, including both breakfast classics and savory lunch options. I hear that you can celebrate Easter with brunch even if you don’t get to church beforehand. If you haven’t made your Easter brunch reservation yet, here are a few places that still have tables for you from the online reservation service OpenTable:

Avenel Homes for Sale March 2024

Avenel Homes for Sale Potomac MD

Avenel homes for sale in March 2024 are limited to one, 10 Beman Woods Court. This paucity of homes on the market in Avenel certainly reflects the low inventory we are experiencing in the DC area, but there are three more coming on the market in the next few weeks. 10 Beman Woods Court is on the market for $4,375,000, listed by Washington Fine Properties.

Spring Cleaning Your Closet

Spring cleaning your closet

Spring cleaning your closet is one of those things we all aspire to do Pull all the clothes out and only put back what you know you will use. That sounds good in principle but what do you do with the piles of clothes that are left on your bed and the heaps of discards blocking the door? Do national donation centers really need every sweater? Do “recycling” programs at local shops actually benefit anyone? And what about the truly worn-out garments that nobody wants?

Best Irish Pubs in the DC Area

Best Irish Pubs in the DC area

The best Irish Pubs in the DC area are getting ready for you to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day on March 17! Are you ready to party? Green beer and corned beef and cabbage! Today, St. Patrick’s Day is celebrated throughout the United States with parades, parties, festivals, and cultural events. It has become a day not only to honor Ireland’s patron saint but also to celebrate Irish culture and heritage in general, regardless of one’s ancestry. Here are some popular Irish pubs in the DC area known for celebrating St. Patrick’s Day:

Water View Homes Around DC

Water view homes are charming all year round! Winter time seems to last forever in January – but I promise that the warm weather will be here soon. You will start dreaming of walking along the beach or sailing on the Chesapeake Bay. Maybe you just want to sip your morning coffee while you are looking at the Potomac River. There are lots of water view homes in the DC area!