Summer means lazy days, swimming, fun and ice cream! Hot temperatures are here. And Ice cream is especially welcome to help cool down. There are plenty of great local places to enjoy the cold treat here in Richmond. Check out our listing of our our … [Read more...] about Eating ice cream around Richmond
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Mother’s Day falls on the second Sunday in May. Traditionally, many have brunch at a favorite restaurant, but this year, with many people still being cautious by social distancing, it’s imperative to enforce more variations on the theme that still show … [Read more...] about Home style Mother’s Day on the cheap – more than breakfast in bed
What kind of items do you put into your Easter Baskets? Do you just toss in a bunch of candy? What about presents? Do you make it a whole theme? Growing up my mom used to fill our baskets with candy and then include a little gift or two. Now that I am the one … [Read more...] about Create Your Own Easter Baskets Themes!
St. Paddy's Day PLAN B. Most all events in Richmond for St. Patrick's Day unfortunately, have been canceled, however the fun and celebrations don't need to cease. Here are some funky, fun ideas to explore at home to celebrate Irish heritage. •Make a video of … [Read more...] about Do-It-Yourself St. Patrick’s Day Fun
Did you see U.S. Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders at President Joe Biden’s inauguration, all bundled up in mittens made from an upcycled wool sweater and lined with fleece? And then all those awesome memes that followed? Sanders got these mittens from a woman in … [Read more...] about How to Replicate or Find Those Mittens Worn by Bernie Sanders at the Inauguration on the Cheap
The Day of the Dead or Dia de los Muertos is a pre-Hispanic celebration coinciding with All Saints Day on Sunday, November 1st and All Souls Day, Monday, November 2nd, stemming from the indigenous cultures of Mexico that believed that the souls of the dead … [Read more...] about Celebrating Day of the Dead in Richmond
Are you getting in the Halloween mood? Have you been to one of the local pumpkin patches, corn mazes and fun farms around Richmond, one of the scary or family-friendly Halloween events around Richmond or one of the many festivals around Richmond in October? Well … [Read more...] about Pumpkin Carving Patterns & Tips