Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and Beyond

Kimberly Blaker Lifestyle

Cashing in on Super Holiday Savings Whether you’re a Black Friday enthusiast or hater, there are ample ways to cash in on super holiday savings throughout the season. So follow these tips for deep discounts on Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and beyond. Subscribe to store email lists.  Decide on which stores you want to shop at least a couple of …

The Stuff About Your Stuff Isn’t About Your Stuff 

Lisa Geraci Rigoni Home & Design, Lifestyle

Everyone has clutter. Some of it we can see in our homes, cars and offices. And some clutter we walk around with daily-deep inside where no one can see, not even us.  I started my journey into professional organizing in 2008. Little did I know that back in 2006 when I discovered I had ADD, that organizing would become my …

The Down Syndrome Trailblazers

Eugene Tossany Features, Lifestyle, Talk of Tysons

A World Down Syndrome Day Exclusive By Eugene Tossany, Author of The Down Syndrome Superhero series Our society has come a long way since the 1950’s, when Down Syndrome (DS) individuals were categorized as non-functioning mongoloids and locked up in institutions. In retrospect, the children who were brought up in an often-cold environment are today’s adults who have been paving …

Are Communication Problems Alienating You & Your Partner? Learn This Technique for a Relationship That Thrives

Learn Communication Techniques for a Relationship That Thrives

Kimberly Blaker Lifestyle

Are Communication Problems Alienating You & Your Partner? Learn This Technique for a Relationship That Thrives Couples split up for numerous different reasons, ranging from lack of common interests and significant life changes to money issues, cheating, and sex. But one of the top reasons couples don’t survive that’s commonly cited by therapists is communication problems. So it’s essential couples …

Solo Sports for Introverted and Shy Kids

Kimberly Blaker Features, Lifestyle

Here’s Where Their Abilities Shine Through There’s no doubt; team sports offer kids an array of benefits. Team sports provide opportunities for kids to develop friendships, work as a team, problem-solve, learn good sportsmanship, and much more. But team sports aren’t for everyone. Many kids, particularly those who are introverted or shy, struggle with or lack interest in team sports. …

Little Luxuries & Everyday Delights

By Linda Barrett Features, Lifestyle

Curio by Fifth & Main highlights life’s little joys Life can take you on some interesting journeys. However, in Heather Shaw Menis’ case, all roads seem to lead back to one passion. With a bent towards environmentalism, Menis attended college to explore environmental studies and journalism. Graduating in 2001, her first job was in public relations, focused on environmental affairs. …

Ride and Shine Bicycling: Trailblazing Women

Kari Cannistraro Lifestyle

For reasons unknown, I became strangely captivated by the Tour de France one summer years ago while flipping TV channels. This international cycling battle of endurance, agony and exhilaration became an annual obsession for me that began to impress itself into me and left me wanting more.  But spectating 21 stages of the world’s most exciting bike race is too …