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Md. bridal salon lands TLC special 'Curvy Brides'

Every bride wants to say "yes" to the dress, but for plus-size brides, it's not always easy. A Maryland bridal boutique will be featured on TLC for its business with "curvy" brides.

Thursday - 07/31/2014, 06:14am EDT

Tags: wedding dress, Curvaceous Couture, TLC, Curvy Brides

Move over, iced coffee -- there's a new drink in town

What's better than an iced coffee on a hot summer day? How about a fizzy iced coffee? A local coffee expert talks coffee tonics.

Wednesday - 07/30/2014, 02:28am EDT

Tags: coffee, tonic, Cory Andreen, Mockingbird Hill, D.C.

Wine claims a place at the table in D.C. restaurants

D.C. restaurants are being recognized for more than just what's on the plate. A new list praises what's in the glass as well.

Tuesday - 07/29/2014, 01:29pm EDT

Tags: wine, D.C., restaurants, Max Kuller, Brent Kroll, Wine Enthusiast

From documentaries to jazz bands, D.C. arts center fosters talent, passion in low-income youth

From almost dropping out, to making and screening a documentary at prestigious film festivals: Students at a local arts center discover creativity and themselves.

Monday - 07/28/2014, 06:42am EDT

Tags: Sitar Arts Center, Precious Lambert, Alejandro Marquez, arts education

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Local farmers turn to crowd-sourced loans to increase infrastructure, production

In 2012, 75 percent of the nation's 2.1 million farms sold less than $50,000 in agricultural products, but the cost to maintain a farm continues to increase. Local farmers turn to crowdsourcing.

Friday - 07/25/2014, 10:08am EDT

Tags: Kiva Zip, FRESHFARM Markets, farming, farmer, Love Dove Farm, Endless Summer Harvest,

Girl Scout Barbie sparks debate on role models, commercialization

There's a new Barbie on the shelves -- one that is causing quite the debate. Should Barbie be a Girl Scout? One expert says the issue is much deeper.

Thursday - 07/24/2014, 09:07am EDT

Tags: Girl Scouts, Barbie, Leslie Morgan Steiner

D.C. rides wave of the future: Sea containers as homes

Could you live in a shipping container? More architects and developers are repurposing sea containers into homes. But don't worry; it's not as small as it sounds.

Wednesday - 07/23/2014, 10:35am EDT

Tags: shipping containers, sea containers, Travis Price, apartments, D.C., development, real estate, Brookland

Study: Organic foods are more nutritious, taste better

Shelling out a few extra dollars for organic foods could pay off in the long run when it comes to your health, a new study finds.

Monday - 07/21/2014, 05:37am EDT

Tags: organic, health, British Journal of Nutrition, Mary Beth Albright,

How to stage a house to sell (Photos)

Staging a home can make it or break it when it comes to selling a property. A local stager offers tips and advice to get your house off the market.

Thursday - 07/17/2014, 06:30am EDT

Tags: real estate, Staging, Stage a home, Tiffany Parker,

Not in Italy: Some of the best limoncello is being made in W. Va.

A historical plantation, once one of the largest bootlegging operations, makes an award-winning limoncello that rivals Italy's best.

Wednesday - 07/16/2014, 03:38am EDT

Tags: Bloomery SweetShine, moonshine, limoncello, liqueur

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