Camps at Bull Run Mountain Conservancy

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Bull Run Mountains Conservancy, Inc. (BRMC) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization founded in 1994 to protect the Bull Run Mountains through education, research, and stewardship. BRMC (then trading under the name Friends of Bull Run, Inc.) was organized by local landowners who wanted to promote the preservation and improvement of natural resources on the Bull […]

Consign With Just Between Friends Sale 2017

Why shop or consign with Just Between Friends?  I’m making extra money to clean out my childs’ clothes, shoes and toys. Now that’s a win win deal.  Shannon L. I like the prices and the quality of the clothes.   Sheila G. I loved the friendliness of everyone and how well organized they are.  Jodi J. […]

Guest Post: Winter Boredom Busters


Robyn from Mom the Magnificent shares some great boredom busters for your kiddos!

Guest Post: Don’t Diet in 2017!

If you’ve already blown your New Year’s Diet (and, girl, good for you for making it to late January!) then Corry and Stacia have some tips for you.  Don’t pick your diet back up, just don’t diet in 2017! Follow these 7 steps and you won’t have to diet in 2017! Learn how many calories […]

MRE Cookoff at the Marine Corps Museum


National Museum of the Marine Corps Holds Tasty Fourth Annual MRE Cook-off   WHAT:           The National Museum of the Marine Corps is hosting its Fourth Annual Meal Ready-to-Eat (MRE) Cook-off at 2pm on Saturday February 4 outside the Devil Dog Diner at the National Museum of the Marine Corps. The general public is encouraged […]

Make It/Take It Super Bowl Snack Ideas


Tasty Super Bowl snack ideas brought to you by Whole Foods!

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Featured Organization Friday: Two Percent Project


(Submitted) Teen Pregnancy Resource Center NOW OPEN! Northern Virginia’s Newest Teen Pregnancy Center is now open to the public! The organization will be assisting clients in education completion plans, post-secondary opportunities and resources, workforce development resources, and education on building and sustaining healthy relationships. They will be providing on going emotional support to our clients that […]

Martin Luther King, Jr. Oratorical Contest 2017


I have to start with something of an apology on this post.  When I was in elementary school, I remember doing something for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day every year- but that was because I went to his namesake elementary school and our principal organized a program each January.  I remember lining up boy-girl-boy-girl and […]

Field Trip to the Bureau of Printing and Engraving


We were able to head in to DC a few weeks back for a field trip to the Bureau of Printing and Engraving.  While it wasn’t my favorite field trip we’ve ever been on- it was an interesting and QUICK informational tour.  I think that it would be a perfect first field trip in DC- […]