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Bachelor of the Month: Ryan LaRoche – Executive Chef, Blue Duck Tavern

Sunday, March 1st, 2015
by on Living Around

Chicago’s loss is D.C.’s gain. In September, 2014, Ryan LaRoche was appointed executive chef of Park Hyatt Washington, a 216-room luxury hotel with its landmark

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Checks Are Not Just for Lumberjacks

Saturday, February 28th, 2015
by on Shopping Around

It’s almost as if winter plaids untangle themselves to become spring checks. The first are predominantly black and white, from gingham to windowpane (add bright

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Captain Linnaeus Tripe:
Photographs of India and Burma From the 1850s

Friday, February 27th, 2015
by on Playing Around

It’s exceedingly rare to come across a new – and virtually unknown – master photographer who, when photography was in its infancy, produced an outstanding

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Diane Sawyer Goes Behind Bars
To Look at Women in Prison

Friday, February 27th, 2015
by on Playing Around

Orange is the New Black has turned women’s lives behind bars into a hit show on Netflix. But for the women who are incarcerated, there’s

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photo, kate shippen roosevelt, empire theater, library of congress

The Dowager’s Diary: New York City’s Downton Abbey – Week Three

Thursday, February 26th, 2015
by on Living Around

While at her weekend farm known as “Merdlemouth,” in Hightstown, New Jersey and dealing with a chamber-maid’s abrupt quitting, going to the Motor Vehicle Department

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My foster mother in Seoul - the same day Aunt Eileen came to visit

Erica from America: “Why Did You Wait So Long?”

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015
by on Living Around

I was in Korea to search for my birth family. It was the culmination of a very intense six months of deliberate and active searching.

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Estate Planning Essentials
For Single Women and Single Mothers

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015
by on Living Around

If you are an unattached woman reading this article, then you were wise enough to wonder what you would be missing if you moved on

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Escaping the Cold – A Guide to Wintering in Florida

Monday, February 23rd, 2015
by on Living Around

It was exactly this time last year, when we were knee deep in snow and no amount of fleecy layers could keep us warm, that

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