Natalie Liounis

One of the biggest adjustments I’ve had to make since moving to Maryland is coming to terms with the cost of living. Houses here (in the areas we’ve lived) cost anywhere from two to four times as much as houses in my hometown and Morgantown, both in West Virginia, which means it was never realistic…

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Content in the Chaos

Beth Bingaman

My Mother used to quote this little poem:  If you and I were to hang our dirty laundry on the line, you’d take yours and I’d take mine. It looked like a bomb had gone off in the living room. Blocks in the form of a fort, Legos everywhere, a Sippy cup on its side…

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Personal Ads

Seeking: A shorter evening commute. Must not involve the American Legion Memorial Bridge, since accidents before and after it contribute to at least a 25 minute delay every single evening, according to Google Maps. Preferably does not involve the Capital Beltway at all, in any direction, for any amount of time, but a little bit…

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Slowing Down To Celebrate

I am a girl who always looks at things and sees how they can be improved. It suits me well in my career as a consultant. I can walk right in a room and easily notice all the things that can be better- there needs to be an outlet cover on that plug, that stack…

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