Places to go and things to do when living in Brookland, DC.

Expect Fresh, Local Seafood at Shilling Canning

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It can be hard to keep up with all the new restaurants and businesses popping up in and around the Navy Yard. But if you haven't been to Shilling Canning, you don't know what you're missing. Since it opened in July, it's been blowing locals away with its Mid-Atlantic seafood-meets-tapas concept,...

No-Carve Pumpkin Decorating DIYs for Grown-Ups

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Carving a jack-o-lantern may have been fun when you were a youngster—but that was before you were the one in charge of cleaning up. Times have changed, and so have your tastes. So here are a few sophisticated DIY projects you can try with your pumpkins this year.Chalkboard PumpkinsChalkboard...

What Treasures Will You Discover at Fia’s Fabulous Finds?

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Thrift lovers, if you haven’t been yet, Fia’s Fabulous Finds is a shop you should definitely add to your rotation. This local thrift store specializes in women’s clothing, with all sorts of items ranging from brand name items to vintage accessories and everything in between. Like any thrift...