Winter Fun 2019-2020


Want to add your Winter Fun Activity? Email us 🙂 November 2019 November 16 Holiday Fireworks Spectacular at Virginia Gateway Join us on the Plaza at Promenade on Saturday, November 16th, from 4:30 – 7:30pm, as we kick off the holiday season with fun for the whole family. Plus, light up the night sky with […]

Cirque Dreams Holidaze at MGM National Harbor


Are you looking for something totally different to do with your family this holiday season? Check out Cirque Dreams Holidaze at the MGM National Harbor! Showtimes are December 20 at 7:30pm December 21 at 2pm December 22 at 2pm December 22 at 7:30pm December 23 at 2pm December 23 at 7:30pm Cirque Dreams Holidaze lights […]

Giveaway: PJ Masks Live!


‘PJ Masks Live!,’ the hit live musical production from Entertainment One (eOne) and Round Room, is back with an all-new show, “PJ Masks Live: Save The Day!” Based on eOne’s top-rated animatedseries, airing daily on Disney Junior, the new show features preschoolers’ favorite pre-school superheroes and familiar songs from the popular show along with brand […]

Guest Post: How Much House?


Greetings, Moms and Families of Prince William County. As a financial advisor, I’m often asked by new and experienced homeowners alike:  “how much house can I afford?” Prince William County is a particularly interesting case. Median home prices hover around $380,000, while family incomes hover about $100,000.   But even though housing in Prince William County is […]

Shayna’s Take: Jack’s Pumpkin Glow, Washington D.C.


On Friday October 4th, my family went to Jack’s Pumpkin Glow, Washington D.C.. The event is located at Lake Fairfax Park in Reston. We went to the earliest time slot at 7:30. Parking was very easy, there are parking attendants to guide you. Before entering the carved pumpkin area at your determined time, there are […]

Guest Post: Can You Fit Cake into Your Diet?


You’re at your favorite café and have been eyeing that slice of red velvet cake with sweet cream cheese filling. While your eyes and stomach are begging you to get it, your brain says otherwise. There are hundreds of diets out there that specifically exclude all of our favorite foods. While it’s true that healthy […]

Guest Post: Common Application Tips- The Activity Section


The Common Application is both a blessing and a curse. On one hand, it allows students to fill in information just once that will then be sent to multiple schools (note that though most schools accept the Common App, not all do, so you want to be sure you double check which, if any, of […]

Review: Disney on Ice Presents Road Trip Adventures!


We’ve been going to Disney on Ice for years, and we always love it, but this year, we actually got to sit up front first row and I have to say, it was even more amazing. I’m not sure what we did to deserve such a special treat- but I didn’t realize how neat it […]

Fall Fun 2019


Ongoing: Jack’s Pumpkin Glow, Reston     Ongoing: Lake Ridge Nursery Pumpkin Patch Monday – Friday 12pm – 7pm Saturday 9:00 am – 7:00 pm Sunday 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Last admission will be 45 minutes before closing.   October 5, 10am-5pm Manassas Fall Jubilee. Over 100 crafter and community booths, live music and […]

Win Tickets to Jack’s PUMPKIN GLOW and a 20% off Code!

Reston, Virginia’s Lake Fairfax Park will once again be alight with Halloween fun as JACK’S PUMPKIN GLOW, formerly known as THE GLOW, returns for the third consecutive year beginning October 3 and running through October 27.  Enjoy an immersive Halloween stroll along a trail illuminated by thousands of intricately carved pumpkins, many highlighting the Capital City’s most famous […]