I’m thrilled to share that we were able to collect 200 books for the Children’s Museum of Richmond’s Book Bank! Thank you to all who dropped off books at Shaheen, Ruth, Martin & Fonville and to others who were able to drop off at my home. Because of you, children in under-resourced parts of Richmond … More 200 Books for RVA Kids!
We are proud to introduce Strength Alive, who tops off our 2017 Advent Calendar! Marty Farris, owner and founder, brought this amazing gym to Richmond and has opened a second location in Ashland in November. This is not your regular gym. Marty will listen to your personal and professional goals and help you reach them. … More Drum roll, please! Day 24 is here!
When all of the giving has been done and your home is a wreck, call Super Mirna! She will come to the rescue and help bring your home back to it’s clean self. Mirna and her team have been helping me keep my home in order for years now. I got her name from a … More Day 23 is also for your home!
Tis the season for your home to look its best! You have visitors and family in and out for weeks. It’s time to paint! Jose Mejia, owner of J and Sons Painting, is the best! He gives you a reasonable quote and gets the work done quickly and the quality is amazing. Jose has painted … More Day 22 is for your home!
It’s looking very festive around my home, but we need more indoor plants! Adding a touch of green to your empty spaces not only adds some extra air to your home but it also completes a room… don’t you think? I’ll be heading over to my favorite place to find succulents this afternoon. If you … More Day 21 is for your plants!
Is it just me or have there been more leaves this year than most? I kid. But seriously, the leaves are ridiculous and need to go. So who are you going to call? Gibson Landscaping is top notch in Goochland and the Fan; in the West End, reach out to The Grounds Guys and on … More Day 20 is for your yard!
Our family’s favorite restaurant is Cerro Azul, formally known as El Cerro Azul! The food is delicious and the closest thing we’ve found to authentic in Richmond! Every time we go to this amazing restaurant we are blown away by their excellent staff and speedy service! They have specials on the menu that are unique … More Day 19 is for Mexican Food!
Day 18 is for our kids’ health! My kids have been seeing the same doctors since they were born. It wasn’t until this summer when my youngest had walking pneumonia that I decided it was time to go elsewhere. It felt like we were just a number at the last place and I wanted my … More Day 18 is for your kids!
Day 17 belongs to Tweed. This is my go-to for all of my closing gifts. They have a great selection of “RVA”-themed items, such as wine and beer glasses, dishes, front door signs and more! Another thing Tweed is known for is the ability to monogram anything and everything. They have an entire section of … More Day 17 is for gifts!
Do you need an outfit for that holiday party tonight? Are you looking for a gorgeous accessory that you can’t find anywhere? Do you want excellent customer service and fashion advice? If you answered “Yes” to all of the questions, you must go to Firefly Lane Boutique. This women’s clothing boutique is located in … More Day 16 is for Fashion!