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…

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Returning Nov. 8-9: Annapolis by Candlelight!

If you’ve ever walked along Southgate Avenue or Thompson Street and wondered what their historic homes looked like inside, you’ll wonder no more after the Annapolis by Candlelight tour. Once a year, the owners of these historic private residences graciously open their doors to the public so you can get a peek inside, led by Historic Annapolis. On November 8th…

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No-Carve Pumpkin Decorating DIYs for Grown-Ups

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 paint isn’t just for the walls. If you cover a…

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Travel Back in Time at the Maryland Renaissance Festival

Jousting knights. Giant turkey legs. Medieval pubs. You’ll find all of them at the Maryland Renaissance Festival, which is set to unfold every weekend from now until October 20th. It takes place at the fairgrounds in Annapolis on Crownsville Road—AKA, Revel Grove. Revel Grove is the fictional setting for this year’s storyline, which stars King Henry VII and Anne Boleyn….

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