Make It/Take It Super Bowl Snack Ideas


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

Disney on Ice Presents “Dream Big” special discount!


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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- […]

Review: Bud, Not Buddy


With a play based on a book this good, how can you go wrong?

Featured Organization: For Children’s Sake of Virginia


Learn about how to become a therapeutic foster parent in Prince William County!

Cinnamon Bun Breakfast Casserole


Two weeks ago, I had a Christmas Party for my 6th Grade Sunday School class.  I had every intention of making cinnamon rolls for them to munch on while we watched a movie, but I ran out of time Sunday morning because we had hockey and I was also teaching in my adult class and […]

Monster Jam is Coming!

Monster Jam - Indianapolis, IN
Lucas Oil Stadium

Photo: Ross Dettman

Guest Post: New Year’s Resolution- Plan Your Estate!


I love a good set of New Year’s Resolutions. New Year’s Day might be my favorite holiday of the year – all about fresh starts, new goals, big plans! I like to think of a single word that will be my Theme for the Year. 2013’s theme was “health” – I wanted to get back […]

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