Tag: lifestyle

Home profile: Memory lane

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Memories are powerful, and none more so than childhood memories. Those foundational experiences hold sway over people for their entire...

Homes: Making room for music

By Hannah Williams Like a lot of people, when the pandemic began last year, I was suddenly spending a lot more time with my husband...

Tying the Knot: Perfectly imperfect

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] When Alexandra Millson-Myers walked down the aisle on March 13, 2021 to marry her fiancé Joe Myers, everything seemed too...

The Beatles, decoupage and a college sophomore

By Dawn Hoiem Most moms are realistic when their son gets his first place. As a college sophomore, my son needed a desk for his...

Real Talk: Make a good first impression

By Diann Carlson Curb appeal: You’ve heard the phrase before, but what does it really mean? When the time is “now” to sell your house, it’s...

Instant upgrade: Four ways to enhance your home

By Brandpoint There’s a simple reason for the recent boom in home improvement: Everyone’s spending more time at home. Staying at home more makes it...

Turn roadside trash into home décor treasure

By Dawn Hoiem It’s at least crossed your mind. That discarded item set out by the side of the road, free for the taking. You...

Holiday Gift Guide 2020: Experience Alexandria safely

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] This year’s holiday season is all about getting creative. Tighter COVID-19 restrictions and increasing COVID-19 cases have left this year’s holiday...

Home Profile: (Re)Building Home

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] When Jaime Frittman and her husband moved into their house in 2013, there was much about it that just felt...

Life Well Lived: The health and wholeness resurgence

By Mara Benner Have you heard about the Military Diet? This diet fad encourages eating processed foods like hot dogs and saltine crackers. The only...