Scottish Christmas Walk Weekend

It is the most wonderful time of year in Alexandria! It is no secret that the holidays in Alexandria are a special time of year, even Southern Living Magazine has crowned Alexandria “the […]

Plaid Friday Caffeine Fix

Today is the day, ya’ll. It’s Plaid Friday! A day to hit the cobblestone streets and get those amazing deals at all of our favorite boutiques and shops. Look for plaid posters to […]

Split-level Homes are Back in Vogue

The split level home is a popular architectural style that we find in this neck of the woods. It’s technical definition is a style of house in which the floor levels are staggered. […]

Winterizing Tips

Even though Game of Thrones might be over, we all know one thing is still true, winter is coming. For homeowners, that means making sure your property is cold weather-ready. Whether you’re a […]

Just Like a Hallmark Movie

When Southern Living announced that Old Town would be the perfect “real life” location for a Hallmark movie, I wasn’t surprised in the least. These charming cobblestone streets, warm historic homes, and cozy […]

Thinking of Updating Your Kitchen?

Are you thinking of doing a kitchen update? If your clunky island and peel-and-stick tile flooring are screaming “heck yes,” then it might be time to start thinking about a remodel. Countertops are […]

Halloween Pet Activities

Pet Halloween activities in Alexandria go far beyond the typical black cats. We love fall in Alexandria and also love that it is one of the most dog-friendly cities in the country. When […]

Happy Birthday Barre3 Old Town

Community, empowerment, and support. As I looked around our company patio last Thursday night, those were the three main feelings rushing over me. Everywhere you turned, someone was smiling and laughing, someone was […]

Trends in the Color World

I’m fresh off the plane from Bologna, Italy where I had the pleasure of attending the CERSAIE international conference for designers of ceramic and other surface coverings and bathroom furnishings. We saw everything […]

Top Fall Real Estate Questions

Autumn can be an amazing time to sell your home. Sellers might have an easier time finding the right buyer because home shoppers are typically more motivated during this time of year. But […]

Hey Britt, How’s The Market?

If you or anyone you know is looking to buy a house, I am willing to bet you have heard the words, “there is just nothing on the market right now,” and unfortunately, […]

Masks On! It’s the Mount Vernon Masquerade

It’s the time of year again! The night when Mount Vernon’s grounds and gardens come alive in the moonlight. Party guests dazzle and dance under the stars until all eyes turn to the […]

Walk To Bust Cancer

Get your family and friends together for a little exercise to support a great cause! Whether it’s a family member, neighbor, co-worker or friend, we all know someone that has been touched by […]

Guide To Virginia Vineyards

Pumpkin spice is officially back on every menu (seriously, every menu) and football is on every TV…and we’re not complaining about either of those things. Fall is officially around the corner which means […]

Recreation Report: Kayaking

Paddles up! Last Saturday morning was absolutely beautiful. It was one of those mornings that calls for an outdoor adventure. It was a little balmy, so anything water related would be the ideal […]

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