Celebrate Memorial Day With These Family-Friendly Ideas

Cupcakes For Fourth Of July Party
Your kids might be too young to understand the reason behind celebrating Memorial Day. However, you can introduce them to this holiday with some family-friendly ideas. These activities will help them understand the importance of the day, and when they get older, they can learn more about the sacrifices made... [read more]

Pedal Up During National Bike Month

Young bearded man cycling on a sunny day
Did you know that May is National Bike Month? People around the country are encouraged to pull out their bicycles and pedal to their destinations all month long. Go over some ways you can celebrate, and get ready for a month full of fresh air and movement. Get a Bicycle If you... [read more]

Grow Something Beautiful This Season

Virginia Bluebells in bloom
This is it, 2021! This is the year you will finally decorate your Virginia flower garden with those beautiful flowers that have filled your dreams for many years now. Many beautiful flowers grow native to Virginia, and they will look wonderful in your garden or yard. Some of these species... [read more]

Organize Your Ride With These Simple, Yet Effective Tips

Man is vacuuming the inside of his car
Keeping your car clean is a constant effort. The more frequently you put work in, the less intense it is. Still, the payoff for maintaining vehicle cleanliness with regularity is immense. You will never feel embarrassed about driving the carpool, and your head will feel clearer. By following a few... [read more]

Bake These Colorful Spring Creations

Homemade Berry Cobbler in a Cast Iron Skillet
Spring is all about adding some color to your life. Nature slaps some beautiful flowers in your face, the sky starts looking bluer longer, and people put away their gray tones. For the bakers (and aspiring bakers) of the world, spring is the time to make decorative cakes and cookies.... [read more]

7 Air Quality Tips To Freshen Up Your Space

Shot of a young woman vacuuming the living room at home
When we think of air pollution, our minds often go to hazy city skylines and cars spewing exhaust. However, air pollution is mostly invisible and ends up getting inside your home without you noticing it. There are several precautions you can take to ensure that the air you are breathing... [read more]

Enhance Your Curb Appeal With These Porch Ideas

Man painting front door olive green
If your home has a porch, you know it is the perfect space to enjoy the outdoors! Although, unfortunately, so many people with porches don’t utilize them to their full potential. Don’t let yourself be one of those people. Not only will decorating your porch enhance your curb appeal, but... [read more]

Your Vehicle Will Smell Springtime Fresh With These Tips

Young friends driving through countryside.
Unfortunately, it’s easy for your car to develop a bad smell over time. This is especially true in the winter when you rarely have the windows down to freshen things up. Also, if you have an accident in the car – like a sick child or pet – then the... [read more]

Outdoor Games That Are A Blast For The Whole Family

Portrait of cheerful boy playing on swing.
Now that the weather is getting warmer, you may want to spend more time in the great outdoors. After all, after a long winter, everyone could use a little vitamin D in their lives. Also, if you have a big family, you may be looking for activities you can all... [read more]

Prepare The Perfect Picnic This Spring

Senior couple having a picnic under a tree
There’s something about having an undeniably fun picnic. It’s a chance to get out of the house and enjoy a meal in a whole new place. Also, now that the warmer weather has arrived, it’s the perfect time to get outside and enjoy the first picnic of the season. But... [read more]