Wednesday, September 18, 2019

How to Choose a Divorce Mediator

First, a definition: Divorce mediation is a private, confidential process...

The Family Connection

During this time of year, if you have visible veins, it is hard to ignore them. The appearance of spider and varicose...

Put Your Best Face Forward

Fall into full swing with your facial skincare routine this season. Now that summer is behind us, you may start to notice...

5 Things to Consider Before Cosmetic Medical Treatments

If you are interested in non-surgical cosmetic medical treatments, you will find many options available in a wide variety of settings. On...

Is Tooth and Gum Health Really THAT Important?

Researchers have long identified links between periodontal (gum) infections and other major diseases throughout the body.  Current studies have...

Bee The Future

Philanthropy on film: A big win when words spell the future Bee The Future showcases a spelling bee...

Hospitality at Its Finest: Baltimore’s Ivy Hotel

In today’s currency of credit card points, customer reward programs and discount memberships, one can feel the days of genuine customer service...

Skin Cancer at 22: It Can Happen to You

Cancer can happen at any age, we know this. But when we think about skin cancer, most of the time our minds envision...

Inspiring a Generation

Alysia Dempsey believes deeply in the importance of acknowledging every person and giving them a voice. Based on that ideal, she founded...

Are You Getting the Desired Results with Your Exercise?

Did you know one needs to achieve the right amount of intensity or “fatigue” on the muscles in order to see change...

Do Retired Judges Really Mediate?

Over the years, I have often asked individual lawyers whether they ever refer cases to mediation. They almost always say yes –...

Pelvic Organ Prolapse: What is it and what can you do...

Do you notice an increase in heaviness in your pelvis after being on your feet all day? Do you feel pressure in...

Considering Breast Implants This Summer?

Breast augmentation with implants still reigns as one of the most popular cosmetic procedures around the world according to the American Society...

Dream Big with the Help of SMART Goals

Ah, goal setting. Often reserved for New Year’s resolutions and sales teams, I find many people are intimidated by the very idea...

A Conversation with Local Artist Sabrina Cabada

Born in Washington, D.C., Sabrina Cabada grew up immersed in a creative world. The daughter of artists and gallery owners, her love...

How to Get Divorced: Mediate or Litigate?

Suppose that you and your spouse have reached the point where you know divorce is inevitable. Now what? Are you going to...

5 Steps to a Robust, Healthier You

Why be healthy, anyway? That’s a silly question, right? Of course, we want to be as healthy as possible. Often, we don’t...

Get Ready, Get Set, Get Stronger Faster!

“Life is too short to do something you don’t love.” That is just one of the reasons that I was drawn to...

Heidelberg Pastry Shoppe

When Wolfgang Büchler came to Washington from Heidelberg, Germany, he couldn’t speak a word of English and never imagined he would be...

Drink Up, Old Town

FIRST-EVER COCKTAIL WEEK FEATURES RESTAURANTS, BOUTIQUES, HISTORIC SITES AND MORE!  Craft cocktail lovers won’t want to miss the...

10 Things to Do with Kids in Washington, DC

Hands-on museums and kid-friendly attractions are just a few reasons to plan your next family vacation in Washington, DC. These 10 hidden...

Dare To Love Your Curls

You don’t have to be a prisoner of your own hair. Curly hair has a language all its own. It is beautiful,...

Supporting Mental Health at Home, Work, and in the Community

While May is National Mental Health Awareness month, at The Women’s Center, our focus is on mental health and well-being every day...

All You Need to Know About Lip Fillers

Lip augmentation has been on a rise year over year in the United States and around the world. A record number of...

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Stubborn, Stubborn Fat

For those stubborn, stubborn areas of fat that won't go away, did you know you could laser some of it away, without having surgery. Summer...

Tyson’s Fitness Together 8 Week Transformation

As the sun begins setting earlier and summer comes to a close, it’s only natural that we begin to think about the upcoming holidays....

Anal Cancer: Relatively Rare and Treatable

We all know when you turn to Dr. Google for medical advice, the answer that always comes up is cancer. Given that hemorrhoids are...