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Remember your New Year's resolutions? If you're like us, you started off strong in 2013 — extra workouts, healthier meals, fewer impulse buys — but have lost some of that all-too-crucial steam as winter has dragged on. What you (and we) really need? A shot of expert advice and real-life inspo to get us all back on the wagon, and pronto.
That's why we turned to seven of the District's savviest movers and shakers — the gals who juggle multiple gigs, side projects, blogs, you name it — and manage to make it all look effortless. Ahead, they dish on their 2013 goals, where they've succeeded (or not so much), and how you can master your own resolutions — once and for all.
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Admit it. At this point, you're watching Downton Abbey more for the property porn than whatever is going on in Lady Mary's bedroom. That staircase, that wainscoting, those gardens... it's almost as exciting as finding a handsome Turkish man in your boudoir.
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