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Don’t Miss Yoga on the Magnolia Terrace This September

Carlyle House Historic Park boasts beautiful, dense forests rife with vibrant greenery, native animals, and plenty of fresh air. You’ll have a breathtaking bird’s-eye view of the treetops when you come to Yoga on the Magnolia Terrace, held on the brick patio at the historic Carlyle House. The covered deck overlooks the park’s natural splendor.…

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Take a Trans-Atlantic Culinary Trip at Lutece

What inspires Lutece’s chef? The answer is two-fold: classic French cuisine and fresh, locally sourced ingredients. These two elements converge in his kitchen in an explosion of delicious flavors, from the sourdough focaccia with cultured butter to the rhubarb cheese tart with lemon balm. Pick and choose which dishes you want to enjoy or let…

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Ruthie’s All Day Boasts Both Sweet and Savory Brunch Options

Warm cornbread drizzled with honey butter. Fresh apple doughnuts smothered with raspberry jam. Pillowy pancakes capped with maple-poached apples. If you have a sweet tooth, the brunch menu at Ruthie’s All Day is a dream—and this is just a snapshot. If you’re in the mood for something savory, the options are even more plentiful. Kick…

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Expect Only the Best Ingredients at Basic Burger

The word “basic” carries no negative connotations at Basic Burger. On the contrary, it’s a positive adjective. It speaks to the simple nature of the ingredients the chefs use to craft elevated sandwiches. The beef, for instance, comes from grass-fed 100% Certified Angus cattle, and the antibiotic- and hormone-free chicken hails from farms where birds…

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Best Ways to Celebrate Father’s Day: June 19th, 2022

As June 19th comes around the corner once again, it’s time to plan an extra special Father’s Day celebration. No matter who you are celebrating Father’s Day for, these Father’s Day gift ideas are thoughtful, creative, and can even be done last minute!  Create your own scrapbook. There's nothing better than a homemade, one-of-a-kind scrapbook…

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