Home Tour Map

The Home Tour map is out! The parents at Weekday Nursery have rocked this fundraiser. The parents were able to gather up a wonderful group of sponsors, some who donated money and others who donated their food. The map will be passed out at the homes and isn’t it beautiful? Thank you, Kindred Spirit Creative,…

Cheverly’s Holiday Guide

So what do we do here in Cheverly during the holidays? I’m glad you asked. Cheverly has it’s own unique long lasting holiday traditions. (just like with Easter and Thanksgiving) Just like our town has the same Easter Bunny that shows up every year, we also have the same Santa Claus that makes an appearance…

Cheverly Community Market and Smores!

This picture is just so lovely. So so lovely. It will be sold at the Cheverly Community Market this weekend. I love Cheverly artwork and will definitely go by to get one on Saturday. Made by a local artist, Seong Eun MacFarlane, these limited edition prints will be on sale from 8-12. All proceeds will…

Taqueria Taco Rico

Today is the day. I’m headed over to 4811 Edmonston road. Taqueria Taco Rico, which I have yet to try, is already amazing. Why? Because they say YES every time someone in Cheverly has a fundraiser. For that alone, I’m going to get myself some tacos. When I first looked this place up I couldn’t…

Real Estate: Capital Community Properties

One of the Best DC Realtors according to the Washingtonian is Jason Townsend with Capital Community Properties.   Jason is a homeowner of a property in Cheverly, a member at the Cheverly Pool and is one of Cheverly’s biggest fans. Full disclosure: Jason told me about Cheverly and helped me buy both of my Cheverly…

Diverse Cheverly.

So what can you say after last night? I wasn’t going to blog this morning because 1) I’m too tired. I can’t remember the last time I stayed up until 2am in the morning and 2) I almost didn’t have the words. But then I remembered the wonderful time I had touring a distillery with…

Local Realtors: Tom Faison Real Estate in DC

Meet the Tom Faison Real Estate in DC team. Tom and I met when his team sold me my first property in DC on 2nd Street NE. Dubbed the “Poet of DC Real Estate Listings“, Tom is a long time DC area realtor who knows the DC market incredibly well AND is a fan of…

1834, The Oldest Home in Cheverly: Mount Hope

I’m so excited about today’s post! Last night I was able to get some photos taken at Mount Hope. Mount Hope…do you know what I’m talking about? I didn’t until recently and I’ve lived in Cheverly for 12 years. Mount Hope is the oldest home in Cheverly and it is the home featured on our…

The Grateful Table: Local Personal Chef Service

Oh my word. I’m actually kind of worried for my bank account now that I finally took time to read The Grateful Table’s website. This company is MADE for people like me. I’m gluten and dairy free which can be a challenge in the kitchen–and the past 3 weeks my husband has been travelling. I…

Local Fitness Business: Greenleaf Fitness

Last week I had the joy and honor of taking pictures of these fun kids working out with two Cheverly moms, one who is the owner and founder of Greenleaf Fitness.¬†What is really amazing is that one of the moms who works for Greenleaf Fitness walks kids over from the local elementary school to the…