Family & Pets

7 Topical Halloween Costume Ideas for 2015Plan your 2015 Halloween costume with some inspiration from the biggest celebrities and movies of the year.
Pet of the Week: Terp the Retriever, Lab/Terrier, Pit Bull MixHey there, I'm Terp, a super handsome guy looking for a forever home.
Best Outdoor Yoga Classes In Washington DCFor a new twist on yoga, consider doing outdoor yoga. This allows you to enjoy the great outdoors during the warmer months while still reaping the benefits of a rigorous yoga class.
Pet of the Week: Chiquita the Chihuahua Long Hair MixHello there, I'm Chiquita, a sweet older gal who needs a loving forever home.
Best Places to Rent a Boat in Washington, D.C.Washington, D.C. is right on the Potomac River and down the road from Chesapeake Bay. With water so close by, of course people want to take advantage of it. You can swimming, fish, row, kayak and more. When you are looking for a place to rent a boat, these places are ready for you.
5 Essential Exercises to Work Out Your BrainWant to sharpen your brain? Flex your mind muscles with these exercises from Henry Emmons, author of "Staying Sharp: 9 Keys For A Youthful Brain Through Modern Science And Ageless Wisdom."
Pet of the Week: Ladybug the English Springer Spaniel MixHi, I'm Ladybug, a sweet senior English Springer Spaniel mix who still has some pep in my step.
Best Dog-Friendly Hiking Trails Near Washington, D.C.Dogs love to go outside and explore. Why not take your four-legged friend to explore these dog-friendly dog trails around the district?
Pet of the Week: Bartholomew the Domestic Shorthair MixHi there, I'm Bartholomew, a very sweet young guy in need of a forever home.
Best Family-Friendly Labor Day Events In Washington, D.C.Check out the best family-friendly labor day events.
Weekend Guide: What's Happening in Your Area Sept. 4 - 6Labor Day weekend is the unofficial end of summer and there are plenty of events and activities to make the most of it right here in the D.C.-area.
Pet of the Week: Gwynn the Terrier Pit Bull MixNow, I know you looked at my pictures first... am I right? Don't let this grey muzzle fool you!