Arlington Magazine - September-October 2019 August 19, 2019 Amelie Ward So…What Do You Do? Stephanie Phillips, Being a stay-at-home mom. And not apologizing for it. Get Away: The Adams County Pour Tour Christine Koubek, Sample the goods from craft breweries and wineries near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Great Spaces: A Sunny, Citrusy Dining Room Jennifer Sergent, Sometimes creating the perfect room is a process that can’t be rushed. Get Away: Graduate Hotel Annapolis Christine Koubek, There's a new place to stay near the U.S. Naval Academy. And it's got school spirit. Ceramic Style: Ware Clay Adrienne Wichard-Edds, If you're partial to home goods that are rustic and handmade, you'll like this local studio. "I've Always Believed People Make Mistakes and Deserve the Opportunity to Come Back" Lisa Kaplan Gordon, The path from incarceration back to society is tough. Elizabeth Jones Valderrama lights the way. She Paved the Way for ATMs. And STEM for Girls. Kim O’Connell, Let us give thanks to Grace Hopper, the "grandmother of COBOL." A World Record for Kettlebell Swings Matt Blitz, It happened here in Arlington. College Admissions: A Snapshot Arlington Magazine, Where Arlington's Class of 2019 applied and got in. Shopping Alert: Scout & Molly's Boutique Adrienne Wichard-Edds, The mother-daughter boutique at Ballston Quarter has something for every age group and body type. These Teachers Will Inspire You Madelyn Rosenberg, Matt Blitz, Six local educators share their thoughts on risk-taking, equality, life after military service and what they've learned from your kids. Explore Virginia's Eastern Shore Waterways Amy Brecount White, Head to the centuries-old town of Onancock and pick up a kayak or skiff. 8 Questions with Arlington's Parks & Rec Director Matt Blitz, Jane Rudolph offers the lowdown on new projects and competition for green space. Pupatella's Second Arlington Location is Coming David Hagedorn, Here's what the owners had to say about their expansion plans. Why Can't We Let Our Kids Fail? Adrienne Wichard-Edds, It's not easy watching your child cope with a bad grade, a broken friendship or being cut from the team. But intervening can be worse. Take the Kids: Arlington's David M. Brown Planetarium Matt Blitz, Catch one of the celestial shows on its domed ceiling before the facility temporarily shuts down for a year. Get Away: Tusculum Farm Christine Koubek, Hike, fish, chill and eat local at this historic agricultural retreat in Maryland. Restaurant Review: Buena Vida David Hagedorn, Restaurateur Ivan Iricanin takes Mexican to the next level—make that three stories. The Case For Shorter Summer Breaks Lisa Lednicer, Studies show that kids tend to lose math and reading skills during extended vacations. Is there an antidote to so-called 'brain drain'? Arthur Ashe vs. the Amateurs Matt Blitz, How local surgeon Robert Nirschl's videotapes of pro players and club leagues at Washington Golf and Country Club led to a pioneering treatment for tennis elbow. Patsy's American: A New Restaurant With a Familiar Feeling David Hagedorn, There's lots to love about Great American Restaurants' latest concept. June's Most Expensive Home Sales Arlington Magazine, Top-sellers included a 5-bedroom home in Lyon Park that sold for $2.26 million The Death Toll From Mass Shootings Continues to Rise. These Local Moms Have Had Enough. Tamara Lytle, For some members of the Arlington chapter of Moms Demand Action, it's personal.