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Grab Local Groceries at FreshFarm Near The Wellington Apartments

From locally grown microgreens to freshly fried doughnuts, FreshFarm brings a broad variety of regionally sourced foods to the Arlington Courthouse each week. The market is open year-round, meaning you can grab winter veggies, spring flowers, summer fruit, and everything in-between as the seasons change. Now through April 9th, when the hours expand, the market…

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Play. Sip. Eat. Play your favorite board games, Sip on the best beer, and Eat some delicious food

Come out and celebrate a good time at The Board Room. Located in Arlington’s buzzing Clarendon neighborhood, The Board Room Game Bar & Brewery is at the top of it’s game. Find your favorite board game from their extensive board game library, and get ready to play. Order one of their award-winning craft beers and…

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Treat Your Sweetheart to Mimi’s Handmade Ice Cream

Looking for a sweet way to cap off your dinner out? Head to Mimi’s Handmade Ice Cream for dessert. It’s helmed by a father and his two daughters who share a love for sweet treats, one that started with his Italian and German grandmothers. They each crafted different frosty confections according to their childhood traditions—from…

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Warming Recipes for Busy Winter Weeknights

There’s no better way to end a cold winter’s day than by slipping into some comfy PJs to savor a piping-hot plateful of your favorite comfort food—especially when it’s made from scratch and simple to prepare. Requiring minimal ingredients and time spent in the kitchen, here are three deliciously easy recipes that guarantee to warm…

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Join Some Friends From The Wellington for a Cooking Class at Cookology

Did you make a New Year’s resolution for 2022? If it was to try something new, maybe signing up for a culinary class is the perfect place to start. Cookology has a full slate of them on the calendar for January, February, and beyond, showcasing all different types of cuisines and cooking techniques. For example,…

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The Clay Queen Pottery: Tap Into Your Creative Side Near Your Arlington Apartment

Renee Altman leads The Clay Queen Pottery studio with her many years of experience in ceramics. The second you step inside this studio near The Wellington, you’ll understand the mastery she has over the potter’s wheel. Her gallery of work is on full display in the studio, featuring ceramics with bold, bright patterns and designs.…

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How to Refresh and Reorganize Your Pentagon City Apartment for 2022

The new year offers an opportunity to wipe the slate clean and start fresh with a newly calibrated outlook and freshly minted goals. And while many people use the changing year as a chance to improve upon their physical self, why stop there? Now is the perfect time to reevaluate your living space, as well,…

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Christmas Illuminations at Mount Vernon: Don’t Miss This Holiday Tradition Near The Wellington

Whether you’re looking to learn about national history or do a bit of holiday shopping, Christmas Illuminations at Mount Vernon has you covered. The annual event promises a spate of festive activities at President George Washington’s former residence, all inspired by the spirit of the season and of Washington himself. Buy your tickets online from…

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Join Some Friends From Your Crystal City Apartments at Meadowlark Botanical Gardens’ Winter Walk of Lights

The Meadowlark Botanical Gardens attract many guests in the spring when they’re in full bloom, but you might be surprised to learn that they draw an equally impressive crowd during the holiday season. That’s all thanks to the infusion of holiday cheer that comes with the arrival of the Winter Walk of Lights at Meadowlark…

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