Category Archives: Pets

Green Festival DC is September 29 & 30!

There are so many fun and enlightening events around the DC area every year, and we’re fortunate to have one of the best coming up at the end of this month! Green Festival is a huge event at the Washington … Continue reading

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New Rockville MOMs Opens Tomorrow!

We’re super-excited to be opening our new Rockville MOMs location tomorrow.  After 16 years in our previous storefront on Parklawn Drive, we’ve realized we need more parking and a more navigable layout for our tried and true (and patient) Rockville customers. … Continue reading

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Triplex Birdhouse- The Happy Ending

So, our ransacked triplex birdhouse has been repaired to include smaller entry holes for the sparrows.  The sparrows have moved back in and are busily making their homes. The thug-like mockingbirds came back to raid again but were only able … Continue reading

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Reclaimed Wood Triplex Birdhouse

House sparrows broke into my garage.  Cute, no big deal, I thought.  Well it turns out house swallows enjoy pecking out the aged support beams for the roof.  They left a mountain of feces below the spot, just in case … Continue reading

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7 Valentine’s Gift Ideas

Valentine’s gifts don’t have to be extravagant (unless maybe you’re in really big trouble with your significant other!).  A thoughtful, personal pick can be the winner.  Here are 7 ideas to get you in the mood: 1) Spa day – … Continue reading

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7 Tips for Beating the Winter Blah

Blah.  The sun is gone, the air is cold, the wind is ugly and there’s not even snow on the ground to make it all seem worthwhile.  My figure does not look good in a bulky winter coat, hats do … Continue reading

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