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Alexandria Boaters Reveal the Secrets of Living on the Water
An essential part of living in Alexandria is the access to the water. It’s a really amazing place to boat. Life on the water has a growing following in the area, with roughly 200,000 registered boa...Read more
Pretty Little Lies: Exploring The Mental Health Crisis Created by Photo Filters + Online Influencers
With the help of local professionals, VIP tackles the mental health crisis being created by photo filters and online influencers. Learn how to embrace imperfection in perfect, digital world.Read more
ON THE MARKET: Inside Historic 126 Prince Street in Old Town Alexandria
story by LIESEL SCHMIDT photography courtesy of KRISTEN JONES, REALTOR® | BTW IMAGES Once upon a time, when the streets were traversed by horse and carriage, homes were lit by gas lanterns and ...Read more
VIP SuperMoms Join Forces
As big an undertaking as owning a business may be, adding motherhood and raising a family to the mix makes it even more of an issue of balance—something Megan Podolsky knows well. The co-owner of M...Read more
Top 10 River Cruises of the DMV
Experience Alexandria, National Harbor + Washington DC from the water. From romantic cruises to peaceful sightseeing tours, these are VIP's Top 10 Local River Cruises of 2023.Read more
New Haircare, Skincare + Fashion to Celebrate the Season!
Just some simple ways that you can tweak the contents of your medicine cabinet and your closet to give you everything you need to approach the upcoming heat with confidence. Read on for tips from t...Read more