Picnics are as much a part of summer as ball games, swimming pools, and summer camp. Today the Park Station Blog has some ideas for what to take for a picnic as well as some local parks to check out for picnic opportunities. (more…)
It’s April and that means, among other things that Americans are celebrating National Humor Month, National Welding Month, National Stress Awareness Month, National Poetry Month, and National Pecan Month for all of the nut lovers out there. But this month, the Park Station Blog is going to focus on Jazz Appreciation Month (JAM). (more…)
Here at Park Station, we are pleased to offer a variety of amenities at our apartment community for our residents, including full-size washers and dryers in our homes. It’s so much more convenient to do laundry at home rather than lugging it out to the car and driving all over Gaithersburg, MD on a Saturday night looking for an open laundromat that’s clean, affordable, and open. In today’s blog post, we’ve got some tips that will make conquering Mount Washmore on laundry day easier. (more…)
February brings with it Valentine’s Day, which is a great reason to host a movie night at your Park Station apartment (or to simply plan an evening for your sweetheart). We’ve got some ideas about how to plan a successful movie night, including some suggestions for movies to watch.
During these cold winter days in Gaithersburg, MD warming up with a tasty bowl of soup, a hearty dish of stew, or a spicy serving of chili in your Park Station apartment is just the thing! Luckily, we have gathered up soup, stew, chowder, and chili recipes to help our apartment community celebrate National Soup Month, which coincidentally happens to be happening this month! That’s right, January is the month to indulge in the homey goodness of soup. Enjoy!
Simply put, December is a busy month, what with end-of-the year projects, daily grind, and errands all over Gaithersburg to keep up with. Add in the holidays and chances are you feel like you’ve got too much to do and not enough time to get to it all done. Part of that includes getting holiday gifts wrapped and ready to go. If you’ve got everything under control, kudos to you, but if you still have a mountain of gifts to wrap, we’ve got some tips to help you speed the process along, whether you’re staying at your apartment in Maryland or going anywhere else for the holidays.
“Over the river and through the woods to Grandmother’s house we go” may be the lyrics to a children’s song, but the idea of going home for the holidays remains an important part of our lives. Sometimes, though, we can’t go home. If you will be staying in Gaithersburg, MD, at your Park Station apartment for Thanksgiving, why not start some new traditions? We’ve got some ideas to get the wheels turning in today’s blog post.
Sugar and spice and everything nice may be what little girls are made of, but adding some sugar and spice to that fall favorite, apples, creates a fall treat that’s hard to beat, and there are so many ways to serve up apples you can have a different dessert every weekend at your apartment. We’ve collected some old favorites plus some tips for preserving apples if you have more than you know what to do with for this month’s blog post.
In honor of National Read a Book Day, September 6th, the Park Station Blog brings you a selection of titles that the average reader can finish in a day, featuring reviews from Goodreads.com. So find a nook or cranny, or settle for a comfy chair, and take the time to read a book today (or sometime during September).
One of the great things about living at Park Station is that our apartments come with all of the major appliances you need for your home. In today’s blog post we will be providing some tips for using them appropriately and for keeping them in tip-top shape.
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