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My wife quotes from Mark Twain all the time—“Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.”  You’ve heard it said that “The Days of wearing suits are gone. Casual Fridays? Appearances are irrelevant, it’s only the results that matter…” All of these comments ignore the fact that I have and […]

When it comes to fine jewelry, the trend is toward simplicity Jewelry trends come and go with each season, but while large earrings, mythical symbols, hand bracelets and oversized pendants made a statement on fashion runways for the fall, the trends in fine jewelry aren’t nearly so dramatic. At Princess Jewelers, located in the Village […]

One has to only step inside Herndon’s Zeffirelli Ristorante Italiano to know that they are in for a rare treat. From the warm and friendly greeting, to the aromas of Tuscan Italian cooking, to the chatter of enchanted diners, Zeffirelli subtly invites you to make yourself at home. Known for its exquisitely prepared meals, impeccable […]

1) Aesthetics  “We Eat With Our Eyes First” The first thing I look for in a pair of shoes is whether it catches my attention. Is it visually appealing on the shelf? Is the design unique, are the proportions of the shoe well balanced, does it have beautiful coloration and patina, and what is the […]

VIP Petcare’s Community Wellness Clinics Offer Convenience, Affordability and Caring A nervous grey, shorthaired, domestic tabby kitten named Nuage shivered on the steel-topped exam table, that is until Dr. Katryna Fleer picked him up and hugged him cozily. Then all seemed right in his little world. Large and small, old and young, all the dogs […]

Top quality, style, and uniqueness in every outfit On June 9 and 10, Davelle Clothiers celebrated its 25th anniversary at the Reston Town Center. Guests enjoyed wine along with beautiful live music, performed by London-renowned acoustic guitarist Shane Roots. On Saturday, nitro-brew iced coffee and  tastings from Teavana were shared, along with more music by […]

HoneyBaked Ham sandwich platter

An exceptional team behind an exceptional store HoneyBaked Ham of Reston is exactly what a small business should be. It is a fundamental part of Reston’s cuisine community and has become a prime commercial destination, particularly during the holidays and in the winter months. Its products are what many families use as a centerpiece for […]

Greenhill Winery & Vineyards - barrels of wine

Satisfying the palette through the art of winemaking and a deep respect for the soil and the science that produces the experience Winding through the final approach to my destination in Middleburg, Virginia, I couldn’t help but be caught up in the beauty of the land and the change in pace from my weekday norm. […]