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Check Out These Books This Spring

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Every spring, a shower of new books hits the shelves in book stores all over the world. While avid readers are always happy to find new books to devour and new authors to follow, your to-be-read list might start getting a little long. This year the list of notable releases... [read more]

Great Last-Minute Spring Break Destinations

If you're like most people, it's long overdue. The annual spring break from school and work is a welcome respite from the toils of daily life. And if you travel to one of these great last-minute spring break destinations, you're sure to come back refreshed at the end of the... [read more]

Make This Slow Cooker Pot Roast

Homemade Beef Pot Roast with Carrots and Mashed Potatoes
Pot roast in the slow cooker is a fantastic way to get big flavor with minimal effort. And after a long day of work, school, and errands, you'll love returning to a perfectly cooked pot roast. If you want to jazz up your existing pot roast or you haven’t made... [read more]

The Best Ways To Beat The Winter Blues

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Winter can be beautiful and is a lot of people’s favorite season. However, some people’s bodies and minds do not react well to the cold. If you are brought down by the cold and are looking for ways to beat the winter blues, try these tips from Every Day Health.... [read more]

Skip Valentine’s Day And Do These Fun Activities Instead

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Everyone enjoys the typical Valentine’s Day festivities: dinner, a movie, and a big teddy bear presented with roses and chocolates. Sometimes though, it is fun to avoid the clichés and do something out of the box. This year, take some inspiration from Expert Home Tips and do alternative activities to... [read more]

Cold Weather Safety Tips

Here in Fredericksburg, Virginia, it can get cold during the winter months. And when it does, it's important to remember how to keep yourself, your family, your pets, and your home safe. When you follow these cold weather safety tips it can help you get through frigid temps. Stay Warm Outside If... [read more]

Stand Out With These Winter Style Tips

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Let your clothes talk for you this season by following these winter style tips! Stand out, stay warm, and feel good about what you are wearing. No matter if you are wanting to stay cozy, branch out, or make the most of the items you already have, PopSugar has you... [read more]

4 Savory Treats For Winter

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With the winter weather still coming down, we all need some treats to warm up our bellies and our hands. If you are looking to branch out this season, maybe try something a bit more savory than sweet, Taste of Home has you covered with these five recipes! Dive in... [read more]

Make Your New Year’s Resolutions Come True

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As you embark on a new year, you may be considering ways to make it your best year yet. Creating resolutions can be an excellent way to create positive change in our lives; however, staying motivated and committed to those goals can be challenging. This blog post will explore tips... [read more]

5 Fun Things To Do In Fredericksburg

  Everyone here in Fredericksburg knows what a treasure we have in this town. Nestled midway between our nation's capital and our state's capital, there's lots of history here. After all, eight U.S. presidents have hailed from Virginia. Civil War battles were fought on our soil, and so much more of... [read more]