APARTMENT-FRIENDLY HOUSEPLANTS TO ADD TO YOUR MUST-GROW LIST

April 15th, 2021 Thinking about welcoming a new addition to your household—one with roots and leaves? Plant parenthood can certainly be rewarding, especially when you’re staying home most of the time. If you’re just getting started, here are a few plants that can thrive in your apartment. Jade. This simple succulent with scarlet-tinged leaves barely needs…

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CRAFT YOUR OWN TASTE OF PARIS AT THE FRENCH MACARON-MAKING MASTER CLASS

March 8th, 2021 At The Boardroom VA’s French Macaron-Making Master Class, you won’t just learn how to craft macarons—you’ll also get some insight into the history of the French cookie. For example, Chef Michael will probably relay the rumor that macarons aren’t really French at all. Their origin story actually begins in Renaissance-era Italy, where the…

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SURPRISE YOUR VALENTINE WITH SWEETS FROM ARTISAN CONFECTIONS

February 11th, 2021 If you want to get your sweetheart something sweet for Valentine’s Day, Artisan Confections has plenty of options for you—even if you’re shopping last-minute. The chocolate shop specializes in artfully crafted candy featuring both high-quality imported goods, like French chocolate, and locally sourced ingredients, such as Maryland-grown organic mint. And the resulting treats are…

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