18 Feb 2015

Things We Take For Granted:

Things We Take For Granted: The Freedom to Sled

When I was a kid, snow days meant sledding down the best hill in the area: Capitol Hill. It was part of the fun of living in this neighborhood. We were a short walk from a huge hill that was protected from traffic, and we had the added benefit of a beautiful view of the […]


10 Feb 2015

Fitness:

Be Here Now Yoga Studio Opening Feb. 15

Barracks Row is getting its own yoga studio – Be Here Now Yoga. The studio, opening Feb. 15 in the former “The Family Room” space (411 8th St. S.E.), will offer meditation and yoga classes, as well as wellness and healing services for the whole family. The space is large enough for two studios, which […]


01 Feb 2015

Real Estate:

Open House Round Up for 2/01/15

Guest contributor Dare Johnson Wenzler is a Capitol Hill resident, Realtor and co-owner of First Vine Wine Imports + Sales. This post also appears on her blog Real Estate On (and off!) the Hill. Hill East has been a condo shopper’s dream lately. Case in point: The Kingston at 401 15th St SE. (Dangerously close to […]


23 Jan 2015

Fitness:

New Yoga Studio Coming to the Hill

Soon Capitol Hill residents will have a new yoga studio option in the heart of Capitol Hill: East Side Yoga. As I’ve reported before, there are many good yoga options on the Hill, but East Side Yoga at 518 10th St NE, hopes to set itself apart by dedicating itself to the stressed out Washingtonians who […]


20 Jan 2015

Home:

Blowdry Taxi: A New Salon Option on the Hill

Ladies (and gentlemen) of Capitol Hill – have I got a great, new service for you! So long to the days of making an appointment weeks in advance and traveling to H St or Georgetown to get your hair styled before a big event. Blowdry Taxi comes right to you. Sona Sut founded Blowdry Taxi last year.  The idea came […]