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Spring Reading List: Best Books to Read this Spring

Center Pointe Apartments Lifestyle

While practicing social distancing, it is tempting to hole up and binge Netflix all day. Normally after a long day at the office, you simply want to get home and sit in front of the TV. However, now that you’re spending more time at home than usual, it’s also important to have other activities to do besides watching TV and …

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National Crafting Month: Crafts to Try

Center Pointe Apartments Lifestyle

Given the recent events, many of you may find yourselves with some extra time on your hands. While it may be easy to binge your favorite Netflix show, why not try something new? March is National Crafting Month, so what better time to pick up a new hobby? If you aren’t sure where to start, check out these crafts to …

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National Nutrition Month: Tips for a Healthy Lifestyle

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March is National Nutrition Month! Given the current happenings, it is important now more than ever to take care of your body. Whether it’s improving your diet or increasing the amount you exercise, there are plenty of ways to adopt a healthier lifestyle. Try these tips for a healthy lifestyle that you can implement into your everyday routine! Get Your …

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How to Do Date Night at Home

Center Pointe Apartments Lifestyle, Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day is coming up, and you know what that means! Boxes of chocolate, cards, and maybe a fancy dinner or date night with your special someone. While going out to a nice restaurant can be fun, sometimes it’s overcrowded or expensive. Since getting a reservation can oftentimes be difficult, why not make your own special night at home? Doing …

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Visit the Mattawoman Creek Art Center

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Mattawoman Creek Art Center is the perfect place to immerse yourself in all things art. Whether you are interested in art or are looking for a new experience, this is a great place to explore, learn, and create. Their mission statement says that their goal is to “cultivate the creation, appreciation, and availability of fine arts in Southern Maryland.” Artists …

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Say “I Do” at These Wedding Venues in Southern Maryland

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Is it almost your time to walk down the aisle? Weddings are monumental days in our lives and deserve a beautiful setting to match their importance.  Whether your dream wedding is in a rustic barn, outside amongst rolling farmlands, or with the backdrop of a vineyard — it’s you and your loved one’s special day. Check out some of the …

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Beach Checklist: Don’t Forget These Essentials!

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The word “summer” immediately brings to mind images of colorful umbrellas, lapping ocean waves, and crumbly sand. Before you hit the beach for Memorial Day weekend with a car full of summer tunes, friends, and snacks, take a glance at this checklist to make sure you haven’t forgotten anything. Beach Checklist Umbrella: This item is a must for creating a …

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Update Your Closet with These Spring Wardrobe Essentials

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It appears the spring weather is finally here to stay, and aside from rampant allergies, we couldn’t be happier! In spring, colors burst from every corner. The sky is a piercing shade of blue. Flowers show off their pink petals. People even dress more colorfully! If your closet hasn’t quite caught up to the weather, here are some spring wardrobe …

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Name Brand vs. Generic Medications: What’s the Difference?

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Are you unsure of whether you should buy name brand vs. generic medications? What’s the difference between name brand vs. generic, after all? This is a common question, but the differences are actually very straightforward. When a pharmaceutical company puts a new drug on the market, they sell it under the brand name which they’ve given it. This name brand …

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What You Need to Know About Caffeine Consumption

Center Pointe Apartments Food & Drink, Lifestyle

Are you in tune with how much caffeine you consume and where it comes from? According to Dietary Guidelines for Americans, a maximum of 400 mg. of caffeine can be part of a healthy, daily diet. An 8.4-oz. energy drink, a 20-oz. diet cola, and a shot of espresso contain about the same amount of caffeine as a cup of …