Category: Community

Don’t Let Your Pup Get Too Hot Outside

Don't Let Your Pup Get Too Hot Outside
Summer is great, but you still have to take care of your loved ones and yourself outside in the heat of the sun. This includes keeping an eye out for your pup who cannot verbally communicate to you that they have had enough of the sun. Daily Paws offers some... [read more]

5 Money Saving Tips For Back-To-School Shopping

Happy mother with her daughter choosing and buying school supplies. Education and primary school preparations.
Number 2 pencils, crayons, pens, and the new Shimmer & Shine or Paw Patrol bookbag your youngest insists is a necessity. School supplies can easily add up to a checkout ticket that's a little shocking. In fact, according to U.S. News, the average American family spends over $850 on back-to-school... [read more]

Water Games Kids Can Play All Summer Long

Water balloon games for kids. Close up of girls filling up water balloons at sunny day.
Summer is the perfect time for water games! Kids love to run around, get wet, and cool off on a hot day. There are so many different water games that you can play with kids, from simple games that require no equipment to more elaborate games that will keep them... [read more]

Fireworks Safety Tips For July 4

The United States has a long history of celebrating Independence Day with fireworks displays in cities across the nation. In addition to the spectacular shows put on in the night sky, many private citizens like to buy less powerful options for their own backyards or elsewhere. While the big shows... [read more]

How To Be Courteous At The Community Pool

Father swimming with his two children in swimming pool
Community swimming pools have become increasingly popular hangout spots. It is, therefore, essential to act accordingly and adopt proper swimming pool etiquette. The Spruce reminds us that having fun and staying safe is important. The site also instructs us how to be courteous at the community pool. Be respectful towards... [read more]

Set Up An Indoor Camping Night For Your Family

family camping inside
Now that we’re getting closer to summertime, many adventurers are prepping their supplies and lacing up their hiking boots for a camping trip. The great outdoors offers all kinds of fun and recreation around the campsite, but there’s only one catch – nature does whatever it wants. That might mean... [read more]

Check Out The Selection At Peacaloo Boutique

Clothing on hanger at the modern shop boutique
As the summer season is quickly approaching, you may be looking at your closet and think it could use some improvement. There are several excellent clothing stores in Fredericksburg, but for a store that truly elevates your style, visit Peacaloo Boutique. If you live in Fredericksburg and need to update... [read more]

Get Coffee At Hyperion Espresso

Delicious flat white coffee with latte art in a cup
With almost three decades in business, Hyperion Espresso is practically a landmark in Fredericksburg. More than just a coffee house, it’s a local gathering spot for friends and family. The conversation is always flowing, and it has the best-caffeinated drinks around. Get the scoop on this popular coffee house and... [read more]

Vegetarian? You Can Still Become A Grill Expert

Grilled portobello mushrooms with herbs and garlic on a grill plate, close-up
Some think it’s difficult to cut meat out of your diet. However, if you know how to cook delicious vegetarian food, you don’t have anything to worry about. In fact, you can become a vegetarian grill expert. You just need to know the basics and take it from there. Check... [read more]

Build Your Own Firepit To Enjoy Spring Nights

When you're looking to update your backyard, check out this firepit idea from HGTV and build your own firepit for your outdoor living area. This simple design will take your yard to a whole new level and your house will be the house that your friends and family hang out... [read more]