Christmas/Holiday 2017


Looking for fun holiday ideas in Prince William County? We’ve got that.

Upcoming Events at Leesylvania State Park


Leesylvania State Park has lots of fun events for your family coming up! Here’s a few of their offerings. Homeschool Fridays 11:00am-12:00pm Nov. 17th Dec. 15th Jan. 26th Feb. 23rd Mar. 23rd April 27th May 25th. Join the fun with a ranger for an outdoor learning experience once a month. During these sessions, children will […]

My Father’s Dragon at HPAC


Hylton Performing Arts Center Hylton Family Series My Father’s Dragon Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. How does nine-year-old Elmer Elevator rescue a baby dragon held captive on Wild Island? With pluck, chewing gum, lollipop sticks, and rubber bands, of course! This charming book, brought to life by Enchantment Theatre Company, […]

Last Minute Halloween Costumes


Holidays can be really confusing.  It’s hard to keep your eyes on the prize for getting Halloween done when the stores have already switched over to Christmas.  If you woke up this morning and thought “Wait, it’s October 31st???” don’t worry, because together, we are going to pull this Halloween together. Once you know where […]

Review: Melisa Pasero Photography

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I love family pictures.  I actually hate getting my picture taken (shocker: I still look like me), but after getting my cancer diagnosis I realized how precious pictures with my kids are.  I’m going to stop explaining there so no one starts crying (like me). Ahem. Melisa Pasero Photography contacted me about doing pictures for […]

Daddy-Daughter Halloween Dance

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Join Virginia National Ballet for a Daddy-Daughter (grandpa/uncle/special adult in your child’s life) dance! $40 per couple and $10 per additional daughter.  Daddy-Daughter costume contest, buffet dinner, and dancing! What a fun, memorable night!

Guest Post: Fields of Fear at Cox Farms


(As I mentioned to you guys on Facebook, I HATE being scared, but I get lots of questions about Fields of Fear, so I outsourced to a teenaged friend of our family, Mr. Andrew Suess.  Thanks Andrew!)                           Fear-not the Farm:My Experience with Fields of Fear Recently, I had the pleasure of attending the Fields […]

Fall Fun 2017


Looking for fun things to do to celebrate the fall season? Maybe something spooky? Check this list for ideas!

Review: Disney on Ice Presents Dare to Dream


The Dare to Dream presentation by Disney on Ice at the Eagle Bank Arena, produced by Feld Entertainment offers unbelievable props, special effects and choreography.  So unbelievable that the show actually left the ‘tomboy’ of our family awestruck at times. After encouraging the children to get involved in the show through audience interaction, they moved […]

PWC Farm Tour 2017


The annual Prince William County Farm Tour is so much fun! This free event is a great way to check out some of the amazing farms in Prince William County on September 23rd from 10am-4pm and September 24th from 12pm-4pm.  This year’s stops include: Evergreen Acres (organic produce, Christmas trees, pumpkins) Asbury United Methodist Church […]