Toast to Valentine’s Day at Rasika, a Modern Indian Fare Eatery

Wondering where to go for your Valentine’s Day date this year? It’s not too late to make a reservation at Rasika! Their Penn Quarter location is just over 5 minutes away and their West End spot is just over 10 minutes away, if that’s a better meeting point for your date....

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Shop for Valentine’s Day Greeting Cards at Copenhaver

Like it or not, Valentine’s Day and greeting cards go hand-in-hand. Whether you’re completely new to the stationery world or just looking to restock your supply in time for the holiday, Copenhaver is the card shop you need.  One reviewer describes Copenhaver’s offerings as a “very thoughtful selection of paper goods and...

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How to Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Home

A lot has changed in the past year. For one thing, staying home became the new going out. That theme is going to hold through this month, at least, which is why you should start planning for an at-home Valentine’s Day. Begin with these creative ideas. Plan a picnic in...

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Warm Up on a Winter Day at Menya Hosaki

What’s that saying about not being able to please all of the people all of the time? Well, Menya Hosaki might have figured out a way to do just that. Not many folks have anything negative to say on Yelp, whether it be about the clean and modern dining area, or...

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Chow Down on Locally Sourced Burgers at Mélange, Now Open Near 77 H

Are you in the mood for a burger? Recently opened Mélange at the City Vista shopping mall on K Street NW is dedicated to flavorful and locally sourced burgers designed by a chef. Choose from between beef, chicken, and vegetarian/vegan options. Creative flavor combinations are already winning high praise at the newly...

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Winter Workouts

Working out in the warm months was pretty easy, even with gym closures and other restrictions. The great outdoors always beckoned with sunshine and balmy breezes, inviting you to go for a run or maybe join an outdoor fitness class. But with the colder temperatures moving in, staying active has...

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Shop for Last-Minute Holiday Gifts at Urban Dwell

Now’s the time to stock shop for the unique gifts and one-of-a-kind finds that are as special as your loved ones. The first store to hit is Urban Dwell in Columbia Heights. That’s where you’ll find handmade cards, candles, mugs, and children’s gifts, plus the perfect DC gifts that make for an...

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Illuminate Your Holiday Season at Georgetown GLOW

A tunnel of lights powered by pedaling feet. Swingsets crowned with bulbous, colorful lanterns. A grassy lawn punctuated by sticks pulsing with blue light. These are just a few of the interactive light art installations that popped up for Georgetown GLOW last year. And although things may look a little different when...

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Set Yourself Up for Holiday Cookie Success With These Kitchen Organizing Tips

Getting into the holiday spirit in your home? Perhaps your annual traditions include baking! Before you whip up the first batch of cookies, you might want to rearrange the kitchen to make the process a bit easier. These expert tips can help. Stow spices on a turntable. Turntable, Lazy Susan, whatever...

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Solid State Books Has Gifts for Every Bibliophile on Your Nice List This Year

With the holidays quickly approaching, one-stop shopping excursions are a must. After all, who has the time to visit dozens of stores in the search for the perfect gifts? One tool to add to your arsenal—to tackle your gift list & have a good time yourself in the process—is H...

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