Brutalism in a brutal week: Paul Evans in Pennsylvania

Last week was kind of like National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation: almost hilariously disastrous. Nothing burned down, but we did end up spending four days and $1,000 in car repairs (not including the car battery that died Saturday afternoon), dealing with an unrelated medical emergency and trying to support friends through varying degrees of emotional andRead more

2014 Thrifting Guide to Northern Virginia

Last year when I first started thrifting in earnest (as opposed to just stopping by a store occasionally when I was in the neighborhood) it came to my attention that there really wasn’t a great resource online for local Northern Virginia thrifters so I thought I’d write one. My readers have really seemed to getRead more