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Expect the Unexpected at Mimi’s Homemade Ice Cream

The founder of Mimi’s Homemade Ice Cream grew up enthralled by desserts, and it was all thanks to his grandmothers. One from Italy was an expert at crafting artisan gelato; the other with German heritage artfully crafted Bavarian treats, including custards. As an adult, Mimi’s owner traveled across Asia and discovered a whole new array…

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Warming Recipes for Busy Winter Weeknights

There’s no better way to end a cold winter’s day than by slipping into some comfy PJs to savor a piping-hot plateful of your favorite comfort food—especially when it’s made from scratch and simple to prepare. Requiring minimal ingredients and time spent in the kitchen, here are three deliciously easy recipes that guarantee to warm…

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Artisan Confections Crafts Sweet Treats

Unlike the stuff you’ll find on the shelf at the grocery store, the chocolates from Artisan Confections “have a shelf life,” a fact that their creators proclaim proudly. It’s a testament to the fresh ingredients they use in each small batch, like locally sourced organic mint and Valrhona chocolate from France. The chocolates aren’t just…

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Start a New Hobby This Year at the Arlington Arts Center

Was your New Year’s resolution to try something new, or maybe to make space to cultivate your creative side? The Arlington Arts Center. Part gallery, part educational center, the local nonprofit fosters a community that’s well-versed in art and filled with creators of all skill levels. It started working toward this mission back in the…

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How to Refresh and Reorganize Your Apartment for 2022

The new year offers an opportunity to wipe the slate clean and start fresh with a newly calibrated outlook and freshly minted goals. And while many people use the changing year as a chance to improve upon their physical self, why stop there? Now is the perfect time to reevaluate your living space, as well,…

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Unconventional Holiday Decor You Can DIY Today

The holiday season is here! If you’re someone who started decorating in October, you might not really need to put any finishing touches on your decor. But if you’re just getting going now, these DIY ideas will elevate your holiday decorations in a fun and modern way. DIY Snow Globes [The Sweetest Occasion] Did you…

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Save Room for a Seasonal Apple Turnover at Tatte Bakery & Cafe

There’s something about a cup of coffee you don’t make with your own two hands that just tastes better. Tatte Bakery & Cafe has the hot cup of joe you’ve been craving—and tons of brunch food to go with it. Complement your cup with a vanilla pistachio doughnut, a plate of challah French toast, or…

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