5 Staycation Ideas

Family watching film in garden
Are you in dire need of a vacation but don’t have time for a getaway? Instead of making travel plans, you can enjoy a staycation without leaving Fredericksburg. Check out these five staycation ideas that will help you relax and have a blast without putting in much time, effort, or... [read more]

Spring Cleaning For Your Car Tips

Worker cleans car interior with vacuum cleaner
You likely spruce up your house each spring, but what about your car? It gathered some dirt and grime over the winter, so it’s a good idea to clean it as well. Check out some tips for spring cleaning your car so it’ll be nice and clean this season. Declutter Your... [read more]

4 Easter Dinner Recipes

Big Easter brunch with ham
Are you worried about preparing Easter dinner for your family? You want to make a feast but aren’t sure which dishes to serve. You’ll knock it out of the park when you make these Easter dinner recipes courtesy of the Pioneer Woman. They’re so mouth-watering that your family will gobble... [read more]

Celebrate National Coffee Cake Day With This Recipe

Homemade Coffee Cake with Cinnamon and Nuts
Did you know that April 7 is National Coffee Cake Day? This holiday might not be as big as Easter or Thanksgiving, but that doesn’t mean it’s not worth celebrating. You can do just that in a big way by tackling this Classic Coffee Cake recipe. It’s so delicious that... [read more]

Sweeten Up Your Spring

Three Cupcakes
It’s easy to find a delicious dessert around Fredericksburg. Whenever you’re out and hunting for sweets, check out these shops around town. Abner Butterfield Abner Butterfield Ice Cream Company, also known as Abner B’s, has been in business for more than a decade, but their story starts over 40 years ago, when... [read more]

Tips To Help Your New Teen Driver

A teenage student driver smiling behind the wheel of a car
Is your teenager ready to start driving? They're probably excited and thrilled to learn a new life skill and take advantage of the freedom that comes with it. Although, as a parent, you're probably more than a little nervous. To ease your nerves and make sure you provide your teen... [read more]

Pack Like A Pro With These Tips

Young family with two children packing for holiday.
Spring break will be here before you know it! Whether you are headed to the mountains for a hike or the beach to sunbathe, one of the not-so-fun things about going on a vacation is packing. Don't you wish you could just pack up your closet and take it with... [read more]

7 Ways To Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day With The Kiddos

A woman and her children decorate St. Patrick's Day cupcakes
It's almost St. Paddy's day! Besides dressing in green and pinching anyone who doesn't, there are a lot of fun ways you and your little one can get in the Irish spirit. Here are seven ways to celebrate St. Patrick's Day with your kids. Cook an Irish Green Breakfast Start the day... [read more]

Bring The Outside In

Cozy rope swing in living room with green houseplants
As things start to warm up next month, you'll probably want to get outside and enjoy the return of colorful blossoms and spring greenery. Although, the springtime vibes don't have to remain outside. Bring the outside in with these creative, nature-inspired décor ideas. Add Color With Flower Arrangements Part of spring's appeal... [read more]

Give Your Car Some Love Juice

pouring fresh oil into engine
February is the month of love. If you're wondering what your vehicle longs for the most this Valentine's season, it's fresh oil. If you're unsure of where to start with an oil change, follow along and read over these tips to fill up your ride with some love juice. After... [read more]