How to Style and Organize a Bookcase

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Sure, bookcases are meant to hold your book collection, but that doesn’t mean that yours should look like a jumbled mess. Turn your overstuffed bookcase into a focal point in your home with these simple, designer-worthy decorating tips. Organize all of your books in an attractive way. Whether you organize them by color to create […]

Delicious Football-Themed Desserts for Game Day

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Whether you’re hosting your own football viewing party or attending a game day potluck at a friend’s house, there are a number of football-themed desserts that your fellow fans will love. Here are three great recipes that will sweeten up the big game. Pumpkin Football Cakes [bhg.com] The pumpkin flavor makes these whoopie pie-style cakes […]

Love to Read? Here’s How to Host a Book Swap Party!

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If you fly through books faster than you can buy them, you might want to save some money (and have some fun) by hosting a book swap party with your fellow bibliophiles. This type of party enables you to trade your old books for a friend’s pre-loved titles that are new to you. Here are […]

Bring Fall Indoors With These Festive Wreath Tutorials

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Who says that a wreath has to hang outside? There are a number of fun and creative ways to make DIY wreaths that bring the beauty of fall indoors, and many of them don’t cost a dime to make. Here are three great wreath tutorials for you to try this weekend at Halstead Tower. DIY […]

Veteran’s Day Freebies!

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We appreciate our service members and it looks like many local restaurants, retailers and attractions do too! One of our favorites is the free wings and side of fries at Buffalo Wild Wings from 4-7 p.m. The list goes on and on… To check it out yourself, go to: http://wtop.com/consumer-news/2015/11/veterans-day-freebies-across-d-c-region/

Put These Three Family Activities on Your Autumn Agenda

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With the colorful leaves on the ground and the refreshing chill in the air, people of all ages can’t help but want to play outside once fall finally comes back around. These fun activities will show you how to get outside and have fun with the whole family this autumn season. Make Leaf Rubbings [singleparents.about.com] […]

What’s Your Interior Design Personality? Find Out Here!

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Are you partial to chic, modern furnishings, or is your interior design style more of the cozy, vintage-inspired variety? Knowing exactly what types of furnishings you like best will make it much easier for you to decorate your home at Halstead Tower. Here are a few great online quizzes that will help you to zero […]

4 Flavorful Ways to Enjoy Pumpkin This Fall

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Now that you’re an adult, you’ve finally come to the sad realization that you can’t eat pumpkin pie for every meal throughout the fall season. Lucky for pumpkin lovers everywhere, there are a number of different ways to prepare this fall favorite. Thai Pumpkin Soup [allrecipes.com] Pumpkin soup is a staple of Thai cuisine, beloved […]

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