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Madame Maryland's Horoscope: February 2018

Happy February, everyone! We're still in the thick of winter, but it seems like spring is finally on the horizon -- as long as we get through this month. So what can you expect out of February? Find out what Madame Maryland saw in her crystal ball here... Aries: Has Cupid's arrow struck you just in time for Valentine's day? No need to be shy -- be bold and take a chance on talking to that person you've fallen head over heels for. Even if they say no thanks, at least you put yourself out there, and you'll never know until you ask! (Get in the mood for love with our Valentine's collection.) Taurus: It's time to give yourself a...
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Single? Treat yourself on Valentine's Day Anyway!

It can be easy to feel invisible once Valentine's Day rolls around if you're not attached. After all, the stores are packed with things for you to buy for your sweetheart and cards talking about how great it is to be in love -- not much for folks who may have recently broken up or who just aren't in a relationship. But there's no reason you can't enjoy Valentine's Day just as much if you're not seeing anybody! Here are a few ways to treat yourself: 1. Indulge Your Sweet Tooth There's no rule saying those heart-shaped boxes of chocolates are for lovers only! Grab yourself a Whitman's Sampler and enjoy the fact that you don't have to share with...
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It's Almost FeBREWary!

Did you know that Governor Larry Hogan designated the month of February as Maryland's month to celebrate the state's many craft breweries? It's true! There will be events held all month long -- you can check them out here -- but if you're not familiar with the local breweries, here's a basic guide to some that you can find around Maryland. (Keep in mind you'll need to be 21 years old to access these homepages.) Flying Dog Brewery This Frederick brewery is actually the largest in MD, and in the top 50 largest craft breweries in the country (sitting pretty at 37, nationally!). If you're a fan of Hunter S. Thompson, you probably recognize the artwork on the beer's labels...
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Help! I Want To Get Organized!

Some people seem to always have it together. They're never late for anything, they've never lost their keys or wallet, and they file their taxes on January 1st. Well...the fact of the matter is, we can't all be that person. But that doesn't mean we can't be a little bit more organized! If you're wondering how you can become a little bit more Type A, we've got good news -- a few Route One Apparel products can help. Still working on your New Year's resolution to hit the gym more often? Losing all of your gym gear can make it tough to run right out the door and go. A Maryland Flag Duffel Bag is perfect for storing all of...
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5 Things You Might Not Know About Mr. Trash Wheel

A couple of years ago, a video of some tourists jumping into the Baltimore harbor went viral among Marylanders -- because, as anyone who knows anything about Charm City knows, the water in the harbor is.....well....gross. (Don't do this.) But there's a hero out there, bravely working night and day to make sure the water of the Inner Harbor is free of garbage. His name is Mr. Trash Wheel -- and here are 5 facts you might not have known about him. 1. Mr. Trash Wheel has taken a ton of trash out of the water Well, a lot more than a ton! This water-and-solar-powered wheel has removed about 700 tons of trash from the harbor as of last September...
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