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Home Tour: Sara’s Evolving Mid-Century Gem in the Woods

^ Sara’s mid-century home, tucked amongst the trees, in the Moyaone Reserve. A 1959 advertisement for the neighborhood [justly] preens, Here is great natural beauty, with river views…. It’s wonderful living just 20 minutes from D.C. line by modern highway … close enough for easy commuting yet far enough to enjoy nature’s generosity. Best of…

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Stained glass in the entry

I’m skipping right over other [very important, very exciting] updates made in the living room and hall (for now) to share with you our new “WELCOME HOME!” I made two stained glass windows for the entry sidelights, and here they are, finally installed and on display! I’m not going to try for humility; I’m proud…

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Moyaone Reserve Homes Tour on April 30

We live in an incredible neighborhood. When we stumbled upon the Moyaone, nearly three years ago now, we immediately fell in love with its modern architecture tucked quietly away in beautiful, tranquil woods—and just outside Washington, DC, would you believe it? We weren’t planning to buy a house at the time, but we kept coming…

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Spring cleaning in the garden

We finally made it over to our plot in the community garden. We were greeted by So Many weeds. Here’s our plot, between the pink lines: Oof. It was an exercise to pull all those weeds; they had put down some roots. In the end we managed to get most of it out and covered…

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