Category: Behind the Business

Wedding & Floral Design with Amanda Day Rose

Wedding & Floral Design with Amanda Day Rose

It started as a hobby that became a passion that grew into an incredible wedding design and floral business! Let me first say that I am so proud of my ‘little sister’, Amanda Day Rose, who has turned her incredible love of nature and creativity […]

Spreading JOY through celebration!

Spreading JOY through celebration!

I had the pleasure to sit down and chat with Julia Warren, the founder of Celebrate! RVA and this girl is the real deal! This is an amazing organization – I was so excited to learn more. Celebrate! RVA is a non-profit organization with a […]

Love in Every Nook & Cranny

Love in Every Nook & Cranny

From the minute I walked into this precious house and met Rachel with a hug, I knew we’d be instant friends. She was a delight and Wally…well, Wally was just about the cutest thing I’d ever seen (other than my own Winston of course). Rachel […]

A Blooming Business

A Blooming Business

Carrie Walters is Paper Rose. You may have seen her beautiful flowers at the Brunch Market this past spring, or in various places around RVA. Her flowers are truly amazing. I loved getting to know the creative artist behind these beautiful works of art. What […]

Meet Ruth & Ollie

Meet Ruth & Ollie

Mike and Kat Liebschwager both left their corporate jobs in 2004 to pursue new careers and do something they loved.  Kat studied interior design and opened her own design firm, with Mike joining her shortly after. At the High Point market, the ‘must-see event in […]

Get Modern at Rustique

Get Modern at Rustique

I don’t know about you, but when I walk out of the hair salon I feel like a million bucks. You know that feeling…when you walk out waving like Miss America? That’s exactly how I feel when I leave Rustique, a locally owned hair salon […]

The Scoop on a Local Favorite

The Scoop on a Local Favorite

Have you ever wondered about the scoop on Gelati Celesti? I have too so I popped in to talk to the owners! In 2010, Steve and Kim Rosser purchased Gelati Celesti from the Edmunds family – long time family friends. Gelati was started in 1984 […]

Sweet Treats from C&C’s Cinnamon Rolls

Sweet Treats from C&C’s Cinnamon Rolls

I’m not one to usually enter giveaways on social media. I never win. Until I did! A 12 pack of mini cinnamon rolls (and I just use the word “mini” lightly as the dozen came in a beautifully and perfectly iced 9×13 pan). One bite […]