Give Back This Holiday Season

Happy little boy donating Christmas gifts at charity toy drive
America's favorite Christmas movie, Elf, once stated "The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear." While this may be true, not everyone's voice is up to par for singing Jingle Bells, and some have far greater needs feeling the spirit of Christmas in Fredericksburg.... [read more]

Tips To Get Rid Of Leftover Halloween Candy

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It's the Monday after fright night, and your kids are probably still fighting a sugar rush. They ran around the neighborhood, grabbed handfuls of sugar treats, and then, ran home to dump out their new candy collection. Each child has their favorites, whether that's chocolates or sour gummy bears. Now... [read more]

DIY Fall Crafts For Everyone To Enjoy

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Before you dive into all the fun activities fall has to offer, don't forget to decorate your home. When you are home during the colder months, you want to feel cozy. A big misconception is people think you have to spend a lot of money to decorate for fall, but... [read more]

Prep Your Vehicle For The New Season

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It’s time to say goodbye to summer and hello to fall. With the new season, you might be thinking about decorations and other things you need to do. Be sure to put car maintenance on your list as well. Let’s go over some ways you can prep your vehicle for... [read more]

Spend Family Time At Wilderness Presidential Resort

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After being indoors for almost all of 2020 and never really feeling like you could get fresh air long enough, Wilderness Presidential Resort has all of the activities that will get you and your family the fresh air fix and bonding time you all need. The activity possibilities at Wilderness... [read more]

Bite Into These Autumn Apple Recipes

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As fall approaches, the seasonal fruit is undoubtedly the apple. As Thanksgiving draws closer, so do the family and friend gatherings. If you're thinking about making a boring apple pie, don't. This year you can bring one of these autumn apple recipes to the table and blow everyone's taste buds... [read more]

Add These Cozy Soup Recipes To Your Cookbook This Season

Onion soup and ingredients
With the weather starting to cool down, soup season is coming. From chicken soup to tomato soup, there are dozens of delicious recipes to try. Instead of searching high and low for inspiration, try one of these recipes. We’ve included something for all tastes. Creamy Chicken With Wild Rice This recipe is... [read more]

Update Your Glove Compartment With These Helpful Tips

Car Vehicle Registration Papers
Before you get behind the wheel, make sure you prepare for anything, starting with your glove box. We’ve gathered a list of the most important things to keep in your glove box at all times. Medical Information (of Anyone Who Rides or Drives Regularly) Start by listing the medical information of everyone... [read more]

Visit These Local Farms This Fall

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Fall is the perfect time to explore Fredericksburg. Between the city itself and surrounding areas, there are lots of farms. Discover some of the best local options. Then, make a day of visiting them. Braehead Farm Braehead Farm is the only farm in historic Fredericksburg. Start by exploring the produce area, and... [read more]

Cheese Lovers Unite For Pizza Palooza!

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Put Sept. 25 in your calendar and get ready to enjoy some delicious pizza at Pizza Palooza! The Saturday event starts at 5 p.m., and it lasts four hours. Head to downtown Fredericksburg’s Market Square, which you also know as the Museum Market Square. The Fredericksburg-Este Association hosts the event. Call... [read more]