Ways to Enjoy Living in Bethesda

Thanksgiving Dinner Is Served! Essential Hosting Tips for Renters

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, you’re probably starting to make your holiday plans. And if those plans include hosting the big meal at your apartment, you might also be panicking about how you’re going to accommodate everyone. But don’t worry—just a few of these small tweaks will get your apartment ready for the crowd. Stash your superfluous stuff. Extra clutter…

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Dec. 17-19 Near Your Montgomery College Apartment: The Hip Hop Nutcracker!

We all know the classic story and music of The Nutcracker; but do you know what it was missing? Hip hop. And New York City. And hip hop founding father Kurtis Blow. Thankfully, the Strathmore Music Center in Bethesda, not far from your Woodmont Triangle apartment, has solved all those problems! The Hip Hop Nutcracker is back by popular demand on…

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Nov. 28 Near Your Apartment in Chevy Chase, MD: The Bethesda Turkey Trot!

The Turkey Chase, a Bethesda charity running series held on Thanksgiving Day every year since 1982, is one of Montgomery County’s most beloved road race events. In addition to providing an active and healthy start for a holiday known best known for encouraging overeating, the Turkey Chase also benefits the local YMCA and Rotary clubs. Events kick off at 8:30 in…

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No-Carve Pumpkin DIYs to Try in Your Pet-Friendly Apartment in Bethesda

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 at your apartment near DC in Maryland! Chalkboard PumpkinsChalkboard paint isn’t just for the walls. If you…

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Meet Some Friends From Flats at Bethesda Avenue for a Quick Meal at Flower Child

Next time you’re looking for a quick, tasty meal that’s also healthy and nutritious, consider heading over to Flower Child. Located not far from your luxury apartment in Bethesda, this newly opened eatery is focused on serving bowls and wraps filled with traditional grains, sustainably sourced protein, and lots of fresh, local greens.  The menu includes dishes like the "glow…

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Get a Head Start on Your Holiday Shopping at the Bethesda Row Arts Festival

You can’t beat the breadth and quality of art at the annual Bethesda Row Arts Festival. Everything from paintings and ceramics to photography and jewelry are featured, and a walk through the 200+ artists booths is completely free! The line-up of art and artists is already set, so take a quick spin through the listing on the website to see…

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Essential Fall Decorating Tips for Your Luxury Apartment in Bethesda

Cozy sweater season is finally upon us, and it’s not just your wardrobe that deserves a makeover. Your apartment should be ready for autumn, too! If you need some seasonal design inspiration, here are a few decor tips for fall. Toss up some twinkle lights. What could be simpler than stringing up a few strands of lights? Twinkle lights instantly create…

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Taste of Bethesda Returns Oct. 5!

On October 5, more than 40,000 Bethesda locals will gather in Woodmont Triangle to eat, drink, and make merry at the city’s Taste of Bethesda festival. Food is the main draw at this annual event, with more than 60 participating restaurants serving up tasting-sized portions of their most popular dishes, but you should keep in mind that there’s a lot…

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Prima Restaurant Puts a Healthy Spin on Italian Fare

For those who love the flavors of Italy, but find it hard to dine at an Italian joint without blowing your daily calorie count out of the water, you have to try Prima Restaurant. This fast-casual spot puts a different spin on Italian cuisine, with healthy bowls that will leave you satisfied, guilt-free.   You have a few options when it comes…

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How to Safely Exercise Outdoors During a Heat Wave

 When the sun is shining and the summer breezes are blowing, you’re probably happy to skip the gym and get outside for your workout. While getting some fresh air is always a great idea, exercising outdoors can also be dangerous on hot days. Here’s how to stay safe when you choose to head outside for a workout. Make sure you…

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