A Renovation Story

A.B.E. Networks has been the Washington D.C. metro area’s premier provider for smart home solutions for nearly 30 years. The firm takes a holistic approach to projects by starting the process at the design phase to propose a system that emphasizes both current and future use cases. The design phase is a space to collaborate with interior designers, builders, electricians and any…

Habitat for Humanity Washington D.C.

The mission of Habitat for Humanity Washington D.C. is to reduce poverty housing and homelessness in the nation’s capital by building decent, affordable, energy-efficient homes for those in need.

The Meg and Alison Team of Washington Fine Properties

Meg Percesepe and Alison Shutt are the principals of the Meg and Alison Team. With 25 combined years of real estate sales experience, they work actively with both buyers and sellers in the capital region with a significant portion of their business centered in their home town of Potomac. They are proud to be affiliated with Washington Fine Properties, the…

Masterful Makers

The creative process is much like that of alchemy—creating something out of nothing after the artist’s muse strikes with inspiration. Creation is a way for the artist to fully form souvenirs emblematic of their experiences in daily life using their imagination. These objects become unique treasures shared with the eye of the beholder. The following pages light up with color…

The Architecture of Acoustics

The Music Center at Strathmore is renowned for its innovative acoustic design. The design in and of itself is its own art installation. Every form, shape and space has a significant function to balance sound while allowing for a dynamic range of sounds to be experienced. The high notes are crisp and not tinny, and the low notes are warm and…

Just Desserts and… from City Perch Kitchen + Bar

Create this spectacular dessert for your beloved this Valentine's Day, or better yet, enjoy this tasty masterpiece at City Perch Kitchen + Bar while you enjoy romantic ambiance during date night. They have an extensive dining menu and a wide variety of wine and cocktail choices. Here's the recipe for their Raspberry Infinity Cake. After making your favorite vanilla cake,…

Health and Wellness Experts of Potomac

 Lisa Vogel Agency  A graduate from Loyola University Maryland, Vogel launched her own health care firm in 2008. Visiting her grandparents in nursing homes as a child and seeing how lonely they seemed inspired her to offer better care options for seniors. Lisa’s grandfather had early onset Alzheimer’s at age 50 for eight years. Her grandmother had rheumatoid arthritis and…

Drink Your Greens

As kids, we all heard our parents remind us at the dinner table, "Eat your greens! Your veggies are good for you!" These days, it has become commonplace to drink your greens. Have you tried a green drink yet? They are refreshing, delicious and can give you real energy. Plus, green drinks are much better for you than a cup of coffee.…

Luxe Vacation at Hotel Xcaret in Mexico

Hotel Xcaret Mexico is an opulent oceanfront haven where thrilling nature-driven experiences, superior service and the authentically rich spirit of Mexico come to life. Situated by the azure blue Caribbean Sea and verdant Riviera Maya jungle, the premier all-inclusive resort features striking architecture and design inspired by Mexican traditions, art and culture. It is complete with 900 spacious guest suites, 10 distinct…

Financial Fitness

It is important to keep your finances in shape and the experts at Collins Investment Group are extremely knowledgeable. We sat down with Stephen Clagett, Certified Financial Planner, and he explained how to maintain financial fitness with your adviser.