I know I've been telling you all about the back-to-school sales and events, hosted a few awesome guest bloggers and their posts, so now its time for a bit of the personal!It has been C-R-A-Z-Y around here the past two months. I don't even feel like we've actually had a typical summer break - not what is our typical summer break anyway. We usually just take walks around the … [Read more...] about Our Day-After-School-Was-Over Vacation
What is YOUR dream vacation? Being able to pay the bills by the skin of our teeth most months doesn't always leave a lot of leeway for planned vacations far from home. That does not mean that we can't dream of that special "one of these days" vacations our family has been dying to take. I have an uncle who lives in Daytona Beach, Florida. We were there with my parents many … [Read more...] about What Is Your Dream Vacation?
I am getting super excited at the moment. My sister and her family (who live in Pennsylvania) are coming to spend Thanksgiving with me and mine! Naturally, I can't allow my sister's first visit to Richmond to go by without hitting all the 'hot spots' so I've been making a list of all the things that I want to show her - and then once she gets here she can pick what she wants to … [Read more...] about This Week In Richmond
Our beautiful city is jam-packed with history and restaurants and entertainment of every kind. If you are planning a trip to the #RVA, be sure to check out our Visit Richmond #RVA tab under Travel! It is where you will find information on local events I have attended (or want to attend), current events going on within our city and more. I am really looking forward to … [Read more...] about Richmond Local Events
I have to tell you, I am a sucker for zoo field trips of any kind. I am fascinated with being able to see animals from around the world that I would never have an opportunity to see in real life. So when school started in September and I noticed a field trip scheduled for the entire 3rd grade to the Richmond Metro Zoo in November – I was chomping at the bit to sign … [Read more...] about Richmond Metro Zoo Field Trip