6 Ways to Practice Self-Care in the New Year

6 Ways to Practice Self-Care in the New Year

Every year, more people discover the importance of having a self-care routine to keep focused and sharp. In fact, since 2015, the number of “self-care” searches in Google has more than doubled. However, what is self-care, and how can you set your self-care New Year’s resolutions? Let’s find out! What Is Self-Care? There’s one thing you need to understand before we start: Self-care is not the same as being selfish or self-indulgent. The principle of self-care is taking care of yourself to be at your very best. It means keeping your body healthy, your mind at peace, and your spirit ...
New Things to Try in Washington DC for 2022

New Year, New You: 5 Things to Try in 2022 and Where to Find Them in DC

The new year is here, and the possibility of reinventing yourself has come with it. So, we’ve put together a list of the best new things to try in the new year and where you can experience them in the DC area! 5 Things to Try in DC in 2022 1. Yoga Yoga is one of the most popular physical activities worldwide. It challenges your body’s core and foundation while keeping your mind in a peaceful state. Therefore, yoga can help you relax and get rid of the day-to-day stress. Flow Yoga Center is an excellent option if you live ...
The Best Washington DC Comedy Clubs and Shows

The Best Washington DC Comedy Clubs and Shows

You don’t have to be in New York City, Los Angeles, or Chicago to catch some of the best stand-up comics today. Washington DC is packed with excellent opportunities to see live stand-up comedy, as headliners from all over the country regularly mark DC as a primary destination during tours. While watching your favorite comics on Netflix or HBO is great, nothing beats the atmosphere of a live stand-up showcase at underground venues or institutions like the DC Improv. We all need to make time in our schedule to laugh. Head to one of our list’s stand-up shows, and you’ll ...

How Keener Management Celebrates The Holidays With Their Tenants

Keener Management residents from all over Washington D.C. came together to celebrate the spirit of the holidays with poinsettias, fresh desserts, and more.  Residents Shared Treats and Laughs  Our dessert displays featured holiday favorites like snowman cookies, a gingerbread house, and delicious cupcakes. These holiday dessert options were complemented by refreshments such as beer, wine, and champagne.  As the night went on, our buildings’ residents came together to share laughs and smiles in a decorated environment. Keener Management Gives Thanks  This holiday season, Keener Management wants to send a special thank you to our residents. We hope that we spread ...
Early 2022 Theater and Playhouse Performances in DC

Early 2022 Theater and Playhouse Performances in DC

Washington DC is one of the top cities to celebrate the joys of live theater performance with its historic venues and wide selection of shows. Venues like the Kennedy Center and the National Theater possess a unique ambiance that plays host to some of the best productions around. Experience the thrills of live theater performances in Washington DC for yourself with one of our following recommendations. Upcoming Kennedy Center Performances The Kennedy Center has been a DC culture rallying point for 50 years. An average year at the Kennedy Center includes around 2,000 performances for audiences in the two million ...
The Best Breweries In and Around Washington DC

The Best Breweries In and Around Washington DC

Washington DC’s exceptional breweries give you ample opportunities to celebrate and explore your love of beer. If you live in or around Washington DC and love beer—this guide is for you. Grab some friends, family, or both and head to one of these standout breweries that exist within some of the DMV’s most vibrant areas. Crooked Run Brewing Crooked Run Brewing lies about 35 minutes from Washington DC in Sterling, Virginia. Twelve beers on tap and entertaining live music are only the start of what Crooked Run Brewing has to offer. Swing by Crooked Run Brewing in Sterling, and you’ll ...
The Best Military Museums in Washington DC

The Best Military Museums in Washington DC

The vast amounts of activities within and near our nation’s capital can make planning a single day a seemingly overwhelming task. You can streamline your ability to schedule a fun day in or close to Washington DC by narrowing your focus. Did you know that November is Military Family Month? There’s no better place to celebrate Military Family Month than Washington DC. Keep reading to discover DC’s best military museums that are worth a visit this November. National Museum of the US Navy (Free) You’ll aptly find the National Museum of the US Navy in DC’s Southeast Navy Yard district. ...
Fall Weekend Getaways to Check Out Near the DC-Virginia Border

Fall Weekend Getaways to Check Out Near the DC-Virginia Border

D.C.’s close proximity to the Virginia border sets the stage for countless unforgettable fall activities. Whether you enjoy exploring the outdoors or staying in to sip on something warm, our list of autumn weekend getaways near the DC-Virginia border aims to fulfill a variety of tastes and preferences. Let’s jump into our list of recommendations.   DC-Virginia Border Fall Activities Help You Stretch Your Legs Our routines can easily have us forgetting the mental and physical benefits that come with stretching our legs. Consider breaking up your weekly D.C. metro, work from home, or driving schedules with the following easy-to-moderate ...
2021 Fall Activities Near Washington DC

2021 Fall Activities Near Washington DC

The Northeast and—more specifically—the DMV are some of the finest areas to spend the fall. Peaceful drives with colorful leaves, apple picking, pumpkin patches, and beer festivals are just the start of what the DC area has in store during autumn. We’re here to help DC locals make the most of their fall season with different activities that’ll appeal to a wide range of interests. Let’s jump right into our DC area fall recommendations: Apple Picking at Milburn Orchards Fall season means fresh apples. Visiting Milburn Orchards for some apple picking can give you healthy snack options to bring home, ...
Ghost Tours and Spooky Happenings in the Washington DC Area

2021’s Best Ghost Tours and Spooky Happenings in the Washington DC Area

Late September and October are two prime months to experience spooky attractions in the DC area. With so many unique haunted attractions in the DMV, it’s not easy to settle on one or two activities to enjoy during your downtime. Our eerie fall recommendations will consist of multiple Washington, DC ghost tours and some haunted houses that are guaranteed to generate some scares. Ghost tours are an excellent option for any age group that’s looking to experience some haunted fun. Walking on a ghost tour can leave you immersed in a mysterious atmosphere while you learn about the setting’s rich ...