No-Carve Pumpkin Decorating DIYs for Grown-Ups

Carving a jack-o-lantern may have been fun when you were a youngster—but that was before you were the one in charge of cleaning up. Times have changed, and so have your tastes. So here are a few sophisticated DIY projects you can try with your pumpkins this year. Chalkboard PumpkinsChalkboard paint isn’t just for the walls. If you cover a…

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Enjoy a Taste of the Islands at Casta’s Rum Bar

Catch some serious island vibes when you visit newly opened Casta’s Rum Bar on New Hampshire Avenue just off Washington Circle. Check it out soon to enjoy the seasonal cerveza garden, but even if you come in the dead of winter, the rum cocktails and authentic Cuba food are sure to warm your soul. Choose from small plates like empanadas,…

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Snallygaster Brings Craft Brews and Much More to DC This Weekend

Whoever came up with the event name Snallygaster deserves some sort of creativity award. This self-proclaimed “Beastly Beer Jamboree” is taking over Pennsylvania Ave NW for the 8th year in a row from 2-6 p.m. on Oct. 12. The event boasts over 150 global brewers and over 400 beers to sample among them. The full list is online so you can take a…

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Happy Fall! Here’s How to Bring the Season Home

Cozy sweater season is finally upon us, and it’s not just your wardrobe that deserves a makeover. Your apartment should be ready for autumn, too! If you need some seasonal design inspiration, here are a few decor tips for fall. Toss up some twinkle lights. What could be simpler than stringing up a few strands of lights? Twinkle lights instantly create…

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