02.23.21

The Minted Man

By Aaron Podolsky Most people think that Megan is the shopaholic in the family, but I have some news… truth be told, Megan and I have been shopaholics together for years. It all […]
01.22.21

“This year I would like to…”

We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again, 2020 was a doozy. And while we know we’re not quite out of the woods yet, the hope that a vaccine (and just the […]
12.11.20

Gift Guide No. 04: Splurge

We all need some serious holiday cheer… and sometimes that means going totally overboard. If you feel like you want to splurge for that special someone with the perfect gift, we’ve got you […]
12.10.20

Gift Guide No. 03: For Him

He’s always the hardest to shop for, and he’s had quite the year too. We’ve made it easy to find the perfect gift for the man in your life with our For Him […]
11.26.20

Thank You + All the Plaid/Black Friday and Small Business Saturday Specials

  Well, it’s been quite the year – one we are likely to remember for decades to come. Despite all of the stress and craziness that 2020 has brought, one thing has remained […]
11.25.20

Holiday Cheer Amongst Pandemic Scaries

When Ali of ALH Style posted something about “Pandemic Scaries” in her IG story, I immediately related. That is what I’m feeling at this particular moment – I have “Pandemic Scaries.” Not to […]
10.30.20

Get Your Kids (and You) Holiday Ready

The holidays this year will look as different as… well, the rest of the year has. There will be virtual parties, caroling, and shopping, along with limited family gatherings and travel. And our beloved […]
08.14.20

Street Style: Megan and Katie of Mint Collective

Who opens a new store in the middle of a pandemic? Katie and Megan do! When the stars align and the universe gives you an opportunity – you have to go for it! […]
07.30.20

Two Sisters… One Vision

Who opens a new store in the middle of a pandemic? Apparently, Megan and I do! We like to make our lives just a bit more chaotic than they already are. (Since they’re […]
05.26.20

Discovering What Makes Us Happy Right Now

Happy almost June y’all! Can you believe it? While we have been quarantining for almost three months (three months!!) we are still hanging in here at Mint Condition. We’ve had to make some […]
04.17.20

Making Birthday’s Extra Special with 529 and Mint Condition

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, I have been blown away by the community love and support here in Alexandria. Katie and I have felt all of the love over the last few […]
04.06.20

Easter Contest!

#HopToIt Easter has always been my favorite holiday. It is two things that I love, getting dressed and getting candy. We would usually spend it with my Grandma Butcher and my Aunt Hazel. […]
04.03.20

What We’re Watching and Reading

As many of us have a little more time on our hands than usual, it seems we’re all on the lookout for the next great binge and/or book recommendation. If you’ve already made […]
03.24.20

#GetDressed for Our Community

Small business owners love what they do, and they play an important role in supporting their local communities. From providing a hometown feel for localities to working hard to know their neighbors, these […]
02.21.20

The Two Items I Can’t Leave Home Without Are…

We love to find ways to have our readers get to know us a little more..so what better way to get to know who we are then for us to tell you the […]


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