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Northern Virginia Winter Outings to Stay Warm and Escape the Cold

These winter outings in Northern Virginia will help you fight cabin fever and escape the cold on chilly days in the Washington DC region. Whether you’re dealing with last minute school cancellations or looking for an adults only escape, we’ve got ideas for warm winter fun. Bookmark our list of winter outings in Northern Virginia, […]

Virginia Cutting Board

Virginia Gift Guide for Residents and Travelers Who LOVEVA

Find the perfect present with our Virginia Gift Guide, full of unique, fun, and useful gifts for residents, visitors, and anyone who loves the Old Dominion. This Virginia Gift Guide is ideal for the holidays, but these gifts are worth giving all year long so bookmark the list for future reference. Many of the links […]

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Farmers Markets 2017 in Northern Virginia: Shop Local, Eat Fresh

Bookmark our great big list of Northern Virginia Farmers Markets 2017 Spring to shop local and eat fresh all week long. We love spring for the warm weather, outdoor fun, and beautiful blossoms it brings. Best of all, spring means local fruit, flowers, and produce are returning to farmers markets on the way to our table. Fairfax County Farmers Markets 2017 Wednesday […]

Fountain Lake Anne Plaza Reston

Reston Town Center Alternatives: Shop Dine and Play with Free Parking

Reston Town Center alternatives include neighborhoods, mixed-use communities, and small towns that welcome visitors with fun places to shop, dine, and play and plenty of easy, free parking. We need alternatives now that Boston Properties, the owner of Reston Town Center, has enacted inconvenient and expensive paid parking at RTC.   We’ll still visit RTC when parking is free during weekends and special […]

German gifts from Tysons

Finding Unique Holiday Gifts in Fairfax County

Here in the burbs, we have access to chain stores big and small, and it’s easy to default to those stores for all of our holiday gift-buying. But focus a little smaller, and you’ll find unique holiday gifts that speak to the richness and diversity of our area. Here are a few of the cool stores we’ve been shopping this year. Local Gifts […]