The Move to Assisted Living

Susan Baldani Senior Living

How to Know When the Time is Right As our parents age, it often becomes clear that instead of them taking case of us, it’s our turn to take care of them. We want to do our best to ensure that in their senior years they are as happy, healthy, comfortable and safe as can be. Unfortunately, this can lead …

You Never Knew Gluten Free Tasted So Good Until You Tried Bazin’s

Renee Sklarew Taste of Tysons

Bazin’s On Church has been a fixture on the restaurant scene, and it ranks as one of the neighborhood’s most beloved places to gather for special occasions and to meet friends at the restaurant’s lively bar. Patrick and Julie Bazin opened their Fairfax fine dining restaurant to rave reviews, winning best new restaurant in 2010 from Northern Virginia Magazine and …

Ask an Advisor: Women & Financial Planning

Rose Price, CFP® AIF® Finance

As a female Financial Advisor working in an industry traditionally dominated by men I find myself in the unique position to empower women to pursue their financial goals. Many of the women I have worked with have made great progress, but industry studies point to a startling fact: when it comes to planning for our retirement, women fall short when …

Meet Up for Wine

Linda Barrett Lifestyle

Clubby ways to enjoy wine and build friendships through Meetup events. Believe it or not, there are lots of people who enjoy tasting and drinking wine. And that is evident in the many wine-based Meetups in our area. For those not familiar with Meetup, you can search online by topic for groups sharing any common interest, like “wine.” Once you’ve …

Reston Historic Trust & Museum to Host: Retro Game Night!

Alexandra Campbell Around Town

Feburary 28, 2020 | 6-9pm Grab your friends and play board games in the museum after hours! The Reston Historic Trust & Museum is hosting Retro Game Night February 28, 2020 6-9 pm. Choose from over a dozen games provided by Staring Player Pop-up. Feel free to bring your own games and grab some of the provided snacks. The event …

9th Annual Taste of Vienna Hosted by The Vienna Volunteer Fire Department (VVFD)

TysonsToday Staff Around Town, Taste of Tysons

Saturday, April 25, 2020 | 11am – 8pm Location: 400 Center St. South, Vienna, VA 22180 Outdoor event – Rain or Shine www.tasteofvienna.com Within the VVFD parking lot, Taste of Vienna showcases the many excellent restaurants the Vienna area has to offer. Restaurants will offer choices for all tastes.  Now accepting applications for: Restaurants Food Trucks Sponsors The VBA is …

The Montessori Way with Brooksfield School

TysonsToday Staff Education

Founded in 1987, Brooksfield School is a private school in McLean dedicated to the gentle explorations of Montessori education. Its logo is a simple series of loops that forms a tree. The interconnected loops drop down into the trunk of the tree which joins the “K” in the school’s name. Its purposeful choice of logo efficiently marries its prime woodlands …

January-February 2020 Local Real Estate Experts

TysonsToday Staff Real Estate

Laurie Mensing Christie’s International Real Estate Ranked in the top 1% of agents nationwide, Laurie Mensing eclipsed the $800 million mark in real estate sales by the end of 2018. Her strategy, treating every transaction as if it’s her own, has proved to be the key to her overwhelming success. In 2018 Laurie was ranked the #1 Agent Long & …