DIY Thanksgiving Day Cards

Start A New Thanksgiving Tradition With These DIY Projects

With Thanksgiving around the corner, families and friends will gather around the table to show reverence and share a wonderful feast. Tradition is great, but even with the younger generations now getting older, new traditions must be made. While going around the table expressing your gratitude to your family is special, making a personal Thanksgiving decoration for your family can be a memory you all will cherish for generations. This year, instead of just bringing your usual Thanksgiving dish or dessert, create one of these special Thanksgiving decorations and activities to add to your family traditions: Create a “We Are ...
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Featured Day Trip from D.C.: Lost Rhino Brewing Company

Washington, D.C. has some of the best craft beer at D.C.-born breweries such as Atlas Brew Works, Capitol City Brewing, DC Brau Brewing, and so many more. Washingtonian beer lovers rave about their local breweries and the delectable brews they have to offer, but we are raving about one brewing company outside of our beloved D.C. area. This month, our featured day trip is to the Lost Rhino Brewing Company in Ashburn, Va. Just a little more than a 45 minute drive from D.C., the Lost Rhino Brewing Company has a great selection of craft beer for its patrons to ...
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Newseum Nights: Act Up!

The Newseum has always been a museum known for its focus on the First Amendment but also on free expression. On Nov. 15, they will celebrate the right to free expression in one night. Join the Newseum for their last night of Newseum Nights next week Tuesday for “Newseum Nights: Act Up!” Every moment will be spent enjoying the free of expression through dance, art and so much more. Take a look at everything that will be happening at “Newseum Nights: Act Up!” Enjoy a performance by the best all-male step team in the D.C., Maryland and Virginia-area (DMV), Dem’ ...
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Try These 2016 Fall Cocktail Menus At These D.C. Bars

Fall is finally here and that means seasonal cocktails are coming to the District. Washingtonians have tried and raved about bar menus with delicious spiked hot chocolates, ciders and fall-inspired drinks to sweep us into the essence of autumn. As Brightest Young Thing had mentioned, The Gibson is one of D.C.’s cherished mainstays that is known for an ever-changing bar menu, and during this fall season they have developed a cocktail menu you can’t miss. Bar Dupont in Dupont Circle has also added a new delectable fall cocktail menu inspired by the warmth and brisk cold that autumn brings. The ...
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Election Night in the District

D.C. has always been a mecca of having the best happy hour, drink and food specials during special events such as holidays, the amazing D.C. festivals and even for the spots’ favorite sports’ teams and their fans. As the time to elect a president draws closer, Washingtonians will be searching for those same restaurants, bars and nightclubs to help them wind down as they await the results. All over the U.S. people are patiently waiting for the results of the election, gathering watch parties in family and friends’ homes. However, in D.C. several bars, nightclubs and restaurants will be hosting ...
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FotoWeekDC 2016

  The nation’s capital has always been a melting pot of culture and arts. With so many museums and art galleries, art and cultural festivals, as well as the several diverse surrounding neighborhoods in every inch of the D.C.-area, it is impossible to avoid indulging in what this city has to offer.   On Nov. 11, FotoDC and Brightest Young Thing present FotoWeekDC 2016 with an opening night party. This ninth annual photo festival will celebrate the art of photography with a night of live music, exhibition viewings, an open bar, small bites and photo booths for you and your ...
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Madewell Coming to The Harper in 2017

The Harper, located in the center of the lively 14th Street neighborhood, is the perfect residence for Washingtonians with its surrounding restaurants, nightclubs, bars and galleries. Not only is it a building placed in a uniquely vibrant area, but it is also a unique resident building at Keener Management. In addition to all the great amenities The Harper offers our residents, it also has retail space on street level. We are excited to announce that The Harper will be welcoming a new addition to the fashion scene on 14th Street. In early 2017, Madewell will be the new tenant entering ...
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Featured Day Trip from DC: Field of Screams

Halloween is quickly approaching, and Washingtonians are getting ready to buy their costumes and plan their Halloween debauchery. We’ve already mentioned some of our favorite Halloween events happening in the D.C. area, but now we want to talk about the number one rated scream park you don’t want to miss. If you want to get out of D.C. for a horror-filled night, Field of Screams is the best trip for friends and family who love to be horrified. Field of Screams is the largest, most popular, and was awarded “best of” in all of Maryland, D.C., Virginia and Delaware, and ...
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This Is Halloween: Washington, D.C.

No matter what holiday approaches, you can always depend on D.C. to be celebrating it. Whether you are celebrating Independence Day or the start of the new year, you can always find some place in the D.C. area to celebrate. Halloween is right around the corner, and soon D.C. will be filled with the Halloween spirit. Some young Washingtonians will go to a bar for some fall-inspired drinks, while others will visit a haunted house and attend early Halloween parties. But, if you’re looking for an alternative to your usual Halloween tradition, here are a few activities you can enjoy ...

DIY: Small Halloween Decorations

Decorating for Halloween can be challenging when you live in a small apartment. Participating in those neighborhood competitions of “who has the scariest house” or “who has the largest Halloween decorations,” and most of the time, entertaining trick-or-treaters is out of the question. But, having a small apartment does not mean the end to your Halloween spirit. There are several ways you can maintain the Halloween spirit in your home with decorations. Whether it’s for a small get together to watch scary movies with friends or your significant other, or just to be in the spirit of the holiday, you ...