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Giveaway: SCOUT Bags, Tweed, & RVA

Giveaway: SCOUT Bags, Tweed, & RVA

Today combines three of my favorites – SCOUT bags, Tweed and RVA! I love SCOUT bags and use them for so many things. They’re my go-to summer bag for the beach and the pool, and my favorite for running around town. Not to mention how […]

PRAI 5K for a Cause

PRAI 5K for a Cause

Mark your calendars for the PRAI 5k Run/Walk and Kids Fun Run at Westchester Commons in Midlothian on September 30, 2017. What is PRAI? PRAI stands for PANS Research Advocacy Initiative. Did you know that 1 in 200 children are estimated to suffer from PANS […]

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 […]

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 […]

Crock-Pot Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal

Crock-Pot Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal

Check out this recipe below, compliments of Katie of Real Food with Gratitude. Whether it’s summer or winter, a bowl of this apple cinnamon oatmeal topped with seasonal fruit is the perfect way to start the day. Quick, easy and delicious! And my favorite…kid friendly! […]

Cool Down with Nightingale Ice Cream

Cool Down with Nightingale Ice Cream

Summers are HOT in RVA! The perfect time to grab a good old-fashioned ice cream sandwich…or maybe a new and improved version. If you haven’t tried Nightingale ice cream sandwiches, you are missing out! Last summer, waiting in line at Tom Leonards, we saw a […]

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 […]

Duck Favorites

Duck Favorites

Friday Favorites is all about Duck, NC! In addition to the beautiful beaches, Duck, NC is a charming little town and one of our favorite vacation destinations. It’s a beautiful spot between the sound and the sea and there are so many fun places to […]

Exploring Hollywood Cemetery

Exploring Hollywood Cemetery

Guest Writer: Kieran Wall “My main focus is writing about historic and cultural topics around RVA. I am in the 8th grade attending the IB Program at Moody Middle School and have loved history for as long as I can remember. I enjoy reading, writing, […]

Camp Baker Seeks Youth Volunteers

Camp Baker Seeks Youth Volunteers

Are your kids looking for summer volunteer opportunities for credit or just to experience helping others? Then don’t miss this! RVA Living has learned about some great youth volunteer opportunities to get a LOT of volunteer hours at the Greater Richmond ARC’s Camp Baker in […]

Duck Living

Duck Living

RVA Living is OBX Living for the next two weeks — and we’re letting you know about some fun finds while we’re here! Today, it’s all about coffee, books, and relaxation!   Duck’s Cottage Coffee & Books opened at the Waterfront Shops in July 2002 […]