From Boot Camp to Brunch

 Think athleisure fashions are a passing trend? Think again.  “It’s here to stay for a long time,” says Wendy Abelman, who co-owns the popular Potomac athleisure store Gym & Tonic with Amy Block. “Everyone likes comfort,” Wendy adds, “And they’re into health and fitness. Everyone is looking to take care of themselves.”  Amy agrees.

McMillan Metro P.C. at Your Service

Often, the need for an attorney arises at emotional moments. Yet what clients need most from their attorney is reasoned decision making unclouded by emotion. Attorneys at McMillan Metro P.C. are known for their ability to understand the emotion while navigating with logic to achieve favorable outcomes. Their team of 14 attorneys offers a diverse menu of services, each delivered…

What is Biophilic Design?

My mission is to inspire/create beautiful, functional designs and interiors, and my passion is to make them healthy, nurturing biophilic havens for their inhabitants to thrive. Using light, plants, design and water, biophilic design brings the beauty and lifegiving energy indoors to make us feel better and be highly productive. 

Fashion & Style Edition

In the magazine world, the September issue is the most anticipated arrival of the year. It’s the unofficial first look at this season’s fashion trends and predictions for the upcoming year. It’s the issue fashionistas can’t wait to get their hands on. So it is with much excitement that we present you, dear reader, with … Continued

September 2019 Around Town

Labor Day Parades Happening in Kensington & Gaithersburg City of Kensington: Parade starts at 10 a.m. Enjoy local marching groups from area schools, churches, equestrian groups and other organizations. All this followed by an afternoon street festival along Antique Row with vendors, a wide variety of tasty foods and an Art Show in the Armory. The … Continued

The Annual Potomac Hunt Races

The Potomac Hunt Races is an annual tradition, celebrating the sport of steeplechase racing. Camaraderie of friends and colleagues, the beauty of nature, and the majesty of the equine athletes took place in the pristine rolling fields of the Kiplinger estates in Poolesville, Maryland on Sunday May 19th 2019. Enjoy a few 2018 provided photos … Continued

Function and Flair

With stores across the country and clients including some of the world’s most powerful and influential women, fashion designer Nina McLemore offers a beautiful, elegant and colorful collection made in New York from the finest natural fabrics.

Women’s Wednesday Golf at Potomac Avenel

Congratulations to Potomac Avenel's newest Assistant Golf Professional Shannon McKnew. She is available each day to help golfers with their swing! Whether the members have golf experience or are simply just starting out, Shannon is available for lessons. Members can enjoy "Wednesday Ladies Day" shotgun at 8:30 a.m. with 18 or 9 holes to choose from. … Continued

Respect Your Hair

Healthy hair is happy hair—that’s the philosophy Nader Lotfi brings to life every day at Salon Nader.

Statement Piece

Maria Jordan combines her love of jewelry and Renaissance art in what she calls a serious hobby. She creates jewelry that resembles pieces worn by women in Renaissance paintings. In her home, Maria displays framed copies of the paintings, plus the lookalike jewelry she makes. Noticing that D.C.’s most powerful women often wear signature jewelry, Maria says, “They’re feminine but have…