Category: Dining

RVA’s Top Coffee Spot

RVA’s Top Coffee Spot

I love a good cup of coffee. I especially love a creamy, rich vanilla latte. And Lamplighter Coffee did not disappoint. It’s easy to see why Lamplighter is often named top coffee in RVA. One of my favorite things to do, especially on a cool […]

Shagbark Brings Local to Life

Shagbark Brings Local to Life

With three children and our busy lives, it’s rare my husband and I are able to enjoy a ‘date night’ out for dinner. But when we do, we love to explore some of RVA’s local restaurants. Being on the ‘four diamond list’ and named Taste50 Best […]

Proper Pie

Proper Pie

I love sweets but I’m not a big pie lover…but maybe it’s just because I haven’t had one that I actually love. One of my dear friends loves pie. That’s her choice of dessert, which seems so crazy to me. For her birthday, I gave […]

A Genius Idea for RVA

A Genius Idea for RVA

Have you ever tried to plan a fun date night, but have no idea where to go? Or a girls night out but not sure what would be fun with your group of girls? Or even worse – you’re sitting there on Monday morning looking through […]

Crazy for Stir Crazy

Crazy for Stir Crazy

One of my favorite things we’ve been doing as a family, is visiting local coffee shops. I love coffee and my kids love tea and hot chocolate, which we can usually find at these fun, local shops. One Sunday, we ventured to a whole new […]

Shyndigz for a Sweet Date Night

Shyndigz for a Sweet Date Night

As RVA’s first dessert only restaurant, Shyndigz is such a fun place to go for any occasion. It’s been voted 5 years in a row as Richmond’s BEST dessert. One bite, of ANY of their desserts, and you’ll agree. And follow them on Facebook to […]

Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Mexican food is my favorite. And the funny thing is, I had never tried guacamole until a few years ago. I mean how crazy is that?! Who doesn’t like guacamole?! My sister and her husband hosted a party in their new home years ago, and […]

Pizza is a Superstar in our Family

Pizza is a Superstar in our Family

When I had my first daughter (many, many, MANY years ago), we had some wonderful friends and neighbors supplying us with dinner nearly every night for a few weeks. A friend showed up with a Caesar salad and a take-and-bake pizza from Superstars Pizza. We’d […]

Ginger Juice and Acai Bowls? Yes Please!

Ginger Juice and Acai Bowls? Yes Please!

I’ve heard a lot about Ginger Juice and have been mesmerized by the amazing pictures in my Instagram feed that look like artwork…I just had to give it a try. And what better day than a 70 degree, sunny March day? After dropping my daughter […]