Alexandria Summer Guide

Alexandria Summer Guide

Alexandria Summer Guide Whether you’re local, here for a quick visit, or new in town, there is always something amazing to do in Alexandria. Here are our top picks for spending some mandatory fun in…

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growing up in old town

Growing Up in Old Town

Growing up in Old Town, the world is your oyster. There is a new adventure around every corner, and no shortage of friends, fun, freedom, and an overwhelming feeling of home. Back when fourth graders…

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smart home

My (Sort of) Smart Home

My family has been living in our new house for almost three weeks now and it’s starting to feel like home! There are a lot of things I like...

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Easter egg hunt ideas

New Easter Egg Hunt Ideas

Who doesn’t love a good old-fashioned Easter egg hunt? If you’re planning one this year and looking to mix it up a bit, we’ve got some fresh new Easter egg hunt ideas for you.

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Thoughts on Joy

In this holiday season, we need to find that which makes us joyful and what makes others joyful.  Sue shares her thoughts on finding joy every day.

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Halloween on South Lee Street

Halloween on South Lee Street 2018

Halloween on South Lee Street in Old Town Alexandria is an event you don't want to miss! The Goodhart Group has the scoop.

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halloween in alexandria

Halloween in Alexandria

I have always loved Halloween in Alexandria. My memories of the holiday take me back to trick or treating in Del Ray as a very young kid. Several neighbors took the time to create haunted…

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shared housing

Shared Housing—Millennial or Baby Boomer trend?

I recently read an article in The Atlantic by Iliana E. Strauss - “The Hot New Millennial Housing Trend Is a Repeat of the Middle Ages.” The article talks about the trend in “co-housing,” in…

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