8 Things To Do Before Going Back To School

8 Things To Do Before Going Back To School

Over the summer some household task start to slip while you're out having fun, but school is coming FAST and it really helps to situate some things first to make it easier to get used to a new routine. I ...

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ENTER for a chance to WIN a $10,000 SAVINGS BOND for KID’S COLLEGE FUN

ENTER for a chance to WIN a $10,000 SAVINGS BOND for KID’S COLLEGE FUN

Entenmann's® Little Bites® MUFFINS and Nature's Harvest® BREAD are the LIFE of the LUNCHBOX™! Together, they're the perfect balance of NUTRITION and FUN, and they help you pack delicious and EASY GOOD CHOICES your kids will love. Pack the scrumptious ...

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First Day of School Pictures

First Day of School Pictures

With the first day of school right around the corner, I am sure you are just as busy as I am trying to get all the details ironed out. In all of the hustle and bustle, don't forget to plan ...

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Girls' Night Out

Girls' Night Out

Calling all Queens and Princesses:Spotsylvania County Parks & Rec presents a fun and frugal Girls' Night Out! Moms, Grandmothers, Aunts, Sisters, Cousins, and friends will enjoy this fabulous Princess themed night out. This event is open to ages 2-10 and ...

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Make a Duct Tape Notebook and Pencil Holder

Make a Duct Tape Notebook and Pencil Holder

Make a duct tape notebook and pencil holder just in time for back to school!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nG0Mi38jkiY Here's what you will need: Composition book Pencils Duct Tape Milkshake straw Scissors 1. Cut 16-inch strips of duct tape. 2. Wrap strips of duct ...

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Pizza on the Grill

Pizza on the Grill

I've been on a grilling kick since summer started and have been experimenting with foods to grill that wouldn't necessarily be prepared on a grill. One of my favorites, and my kids', is Grilled Pizza! So simple and fast and ...

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Save Money on Back to School Shopping

Save Money on Back to School Shopping

After Holiday shopping, back-to-school shopping is one of the most expensive things we need to do! But we have some tips for saving money on this bank account drainer! Check ads for supply sales. This is happening now! Check the ...

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Simple Swaps for Healthier Snack Choices

Simple Swaps for Healthier Snack Choices

Every parent worries about whether or not their children are getting enough nutrition in their diets. When we walk down the aisles of any grocery store we're bombarded with a plethora of sugar packed, nutrient-free snacks and drinks. I try ...

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KIDS EAT FREE!

KIDS EAT FREE!

Sundays: Qdoba -- Central ParkPurchase an entree & drink and get a kids meal free.VIVIFY --314 William Street, Fredericksburg, Va 22401 Kids eat free with the purchase of an adult meal. Dickey's BBQ -- 10008 Southpoint Pkwy, Fburg, 224074Kids eat ...

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Olympic Gold Medalist Joins Museum’s Science After Dark

Olympic Gold Medalist Joins Museum’s Science After Dark

The Science Museum of Virginia is celebrating the Olympic Games during Science After Dark on Friday, August 19. Guests will meet three-time Olympic Gold Medalist, swimmer Jeff Rouse, and compete in the Museum's Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Olympics. ...

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Great Rewards for Good Grades

Great Rewards for Good Grades

Everyone loves a reward for a job well done and your student is no different! Here is the list of businesses who think good grades and/or perfect attendance should be rewarded.Krispie Kreme offers kids Pre-K through 6th grade a glazed ...

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Let's Get Physical: Workouts without Contracts & Walk/Runs in the Area

Let's Get Physical: Workouts without Contracts & Walk/Runs in the Area

No Excuse Moms is a supportive group of women who prioritize health. It was created by Maria Kang and led by a team of volunteers including our online admins, regional managers, local leaders and NEM experts. We don't believe in ...

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45 Kid Friendly Activities for Summer, an E-book & bonus activities

45 Kid Friendly Activities for Summer, an E-book & bonus activities

Summer is NOW! Here are 50 budget-friendly local summer activities to keep the kids busy and entertained! We'll be adding more as we find them, but this is a great list to start with! Join a summer reading program Central ...

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Strawberry Time

Strawberry Time

Ripe juicy strawberries! There's nothing better to start off the summer, except maybe taking the kids and going to pick them for yourself. Disclaimer: Please always double check Facebook or the farm's website before you go. The fields and crops ...

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National Park Foundation To Support White House  “Every Kid In A Park”

National Park Foundation To Support White House “Every Kid In A Park”

In support of the White House youth initiative Every Kid in a Park, the National Park Foundation, the official charity of America's national parks, announced it is raising funds to help connect fourth graders to America's public lands and waters. ...

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Need Advice?  ...   Have Advice To Give?

Need Advice? ... Have Advice To Give?

We want to hear from you!Do you ever find yourself wondering.... What age should I potty train? Where do you find the best pizza in town? Who is the best pediatrician around? Find out here!Submit your questions for other local ...

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