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Sip in style with bar accessories from Baltimore-area stores

Blooomingdale’s collaborated with Cuisinart to create this stainless steel compact wine cellar. It fits into most spaces, and it holds up to 18 750-milliliter bottles. About 23.5 inches by 13.5 inches by 43 inches. $475 at Bloomingdale’s, 5300 Western Ave. NW, Chevy Chase Village. 240-744-3700 or bloomingdales.com. Blooomingdale’s collaborated with …

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7 Must-Try Ways of Cooking Pumpkin Seeds

Did you know pumpkin seeds are one of the top seeds you should be eating? That’s because they are rich in vitamins, minerals and antioxidants that help boost your immune system. You can reap the benefits by munching on plain pumpkin seeds but that can get boring quick. So how …

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Don’t Confuse the Map with the Journey

I’m writing on the same day that Don posted his wonderful piece on journeying cross-country with his family. (What Makes a Journey.) He described how much of the trip was enhanced by the people they met—something that can’t be predicted by AAA, Lonely Planet, Frommer’s, Fodor’s, or any other supplier …

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All the News and Exciting Updates

The S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2018 semi-finalists have been announced and the preliminary phase of challenges, or Local Competitions, in the third ever edition of S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2018 are underway … So far, six global regions have experienced the thrill of the live culinary challenge where ten semi-finalists per region, as selected …

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