Experience the many worlds of the Washington D.C., Maryland and Virginia area- from the vintage class of Alexandria to the bustle of DuPont Circle.    

The Leisure & Lifestyle Online Magazine of The DMV



Recreation in The DMV

The Preppy Life

Lifestyle of the DMV

Let Us Love Winter, For It Is The Spring of Genius.
— Pietro Aretino

To Do Scope

Sparkle, Darling

 A Serialized Novella 

“A community of Southern efficiency and Northern charm...”
— President John F. Kennedy, on Washingon

Arts & Culture in The DMV

Sports, nature, and culinary cuisines fuse with the foreign embassies and music to create a specific cultural landscape that is shaped by the history, political environment and cross pollination of other regions and countries.


 Right Here In the DMV

Little Vices


Food & Nightlife in The DMV

Shopping in the DMV

No other place in the country offers what the DMV has in charm, culture and refinement. As this nation’s capital, it is the crossroads of the American experience.


A New Yorker moves to the South to start over- and discovers her life did not turn out the way she thought. Sip and Shine Podcast was born- to talk, laugh and inspire over wine (and sometimes drinking games). Because at the end of the day we all have a story to tell, we all a work in progress. And some of us are a hot mess. I just take pride in it.



Thirty was so strange for me. I’ve really had to come to terms with the fact that I am now a walking and talking adult.
— C.S. Lewis