Because You Have a Great Life.

And we want to make sure you are in the know about the coolest things in our community to make your life even richer and fuller. From restaurant reports to first-hand notes on topics far and wide, our contributors share a wealth of ideas, funny stories, and lots of entertainment recommendations.
02.21.19

Tips from the Pros To Keep Your Pup Happy This Winter

The snow is officially back on the ground in Alexandria. The fluffy, winter wonderland is beautiful, but the chilly temperatures can be a little ruff for our furry friends. Entertaining cooped-up canines can […]
02.19.19

Challenge Accepted: Travel Skincare for Carry-on Luggage

I’m going to start by admitting that this was a requested post. It was, in fact, requested by multiple people. I didn’t want to write this post because if I’m honest I very […]
02.18.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of February 18, 2019

It’s always interesting to me how the top picks invariably come together to accurately portray the mood of the moment. This week, we clearly have spring on our minds with a mix of […]
02.15.19

Forum: On Style

We created our Forum series to bring you insight and perspective from our (impressive!) roster of talented, local experts. Last month we spoke with our wellness pros; today, it’s all about style. We […]
02.15.19

Getting Unstuck + Focusing Forward…With a $1,200 Giveaway!

Over the past few weeks I have had multiple friends, clients, and associates share how much they are enjoying my social media feed. It’s been kind of crazy, the amount of feedback I’ve […]
02.13.19

Why I Created the Alexandria Wellness Concierge Program: Wellness Is a Mindset

After 15 years in the fitness industry, I have seen and learned a lot. I have…   Trained more than 2,000 people from ages 10 to 96 Conducted 50+ Wellness visits Worked with […]
02.13.19

Our Local, Last-Minute Valentine’s Favorites

Whether you’re single or have a sweetheart, Valentine’s Day is the perfect holiday to share the love. But between chocolates, roses, and champagne (oh my!), even Cupid would find planning that perfect evening […]
02.11.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of February 11, 2019

From spectacular diamond studs to a statement sweater, a cute clutch to a Fair Trade tote, a calligraphy-inspired liquid eyeliner to a fresh take on a moto jacket, let’s just call this week’s […]
02.08.19

We Tried Flotation Therapy. Here’s What It’s Like.

Floating in the Dead Sea is one of those things I always thought would be so cool to experience but figured would probably never happen. Little did I know that I didn’t need […]
02.07.19

Valentine’s Day, Part 2: Modern Romance

A funny thing happened last week as I was writing my Valentine’s Day, Part 1 post. As I mentioned in that article, Valentine’s Day has never held much significance to Tim or me […]
02.06.19

A Healthy Winter in Del Ray

I love my neighborhood all year but it’s especially wonderful in the winter. This is also the time of year, after a crazy holiday season, that I try to regroup and focus on […]
02.05.19

Stupid Cupid

For those of you whose significant others view Valentine’s Day as a Hallmark holiday, rejoice! Kiskadee is celebrating all of us faboo women this Thursday, February 7 from 6-8pm with our very own […]
02.05.19

5 Tips To Arrive Fresh After an Overnight Flight

Flying overnight can be great. After all, it saves you from wasting a day in the city of your destination. However, more often than not, you arrive and just want to get to […]
02.04.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of February 4, 2019

Little pops of something special seem to be the theme of this week’s top picks, from the luminous shine of Tahitian black pearl to mini gold studs or eye-catching crinkles embellishing slides; from […]
02.01.19

Your New Go-To Super Bowl Party Recipe…and a Super House To Host the Party

The big game has arrived and it’s the perfect day for all football-loving friends and family to cheer around the big screen. With all the excitement (and friendly competition), the last place you […]


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