Apartment complexes can be a natural fit for holiday-giving programs. They have a lot of people living under one roof who often pass through a central location (i.e. the lobby) each day, making collection boxes placed there hard to miss. Tapping that strength-in-numbers for charitable purposes, especially at this time of year, can yield sizable donations.
You’ve found the perfect apartment — except for its tiny kitchen. As a renter, you can’t go ripping out cabinets or knocking down walls to expand its footprint. You need to find a way to work with it. One solution is to stock your kitchen with items that can multitask. You can’t have every specialty […]
It wouldn’t have been surprising if Sara Handy and David Boylan-Kolchin had thrown in the towel. Earlier this year, the couple got involved in bidding wars on three D.C. properties and lost all three. Each time, the reason was different — one winning buyer paid all in cash, another waived contingencies, and another just offered […]
Watching Food Network star Nigella Lawson cook is as comforting as a bowl of mac-n-cheese. The British beauty turns her attention to pasta and panna cotta in her new cookbook, “Nigellissima: Easy Italian-Inspired Recipes” ($35, Clarkson Potter). The judge for ABC cooking competition “The Taste” dished with us about why she loves food and why […]