HI From Carissa!

HI From Carissa!

This past weekend was the anniversary of my dad's passing. We celebrate him each year with the release of balloons. My kids love this tradition and it helps to make the day about sharing fun memories. The weather is going ...

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Save The Datee- Sales Tax Holiday/Tax-Free Weekend

Save The Datee- Sales Tax Holiday/Tax-Free Weekend

I am NOT in any way saying I am ready tp see school supplies out. The fact that Halloween items are on display is a shame!! BUT, I love to share great deals and money saving tips. So, save the ...

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Uptown Alley Summer Fun  Pass

Uptown Alley Summer Fun Pass

Uptown Alley has Summer Fun planned for you PLUS they are making it super affordable! The Summer Fun Pass is $8.00 and will cover the cost of 2 games, a pair of shoes and $5.00 for the arcade games! The ...

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Water Spotsin RVA

Water Spotsin RVA

With the hot weather officially arriving, we should make use of the many wonderful spots we have around town. These local spots can be a way to incorporate water fun into your day! I have not been to them all, ...

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I'm On Day 10 of Burn Boot Camp

I'm On Day 10 of Burn Boot Camp

Updated to share after 9 days! Last week, I shared that I started this 30 day journey with my daughter, I am headed today for day 10 and have to tell you, I am loving it as much, if not ...

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Things To Know About Pokemon Go

Things To Know About Pokemon Go

It's all the rage and everyone is talking about the excitement they have for their kids getting up & staying active! I have been looking into this and wanted to talk about some of the safety factors we all should ...

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The first annual Ashland Summer Theatre Festival

The first annual Ashland Summer Theatre Festival

The first annual Ashland Summer Theatre Festival is August 13, 2016! Three shows, one day, fun for the whole family! Enjoy Beauty and the Beast Tamer at the Hanover Arts and Activities Center, Peter Pan: When Wendy Grew Up at ...

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This Weeks Goodies & Winners

This Weeks Goodies & Winners

Be sure you are a subscriber to be eligible to be a winner ~~Giveaways ~~ Innsbrook After Hours 2 tickets Cole Swindell - August 3 To enter- comment beneath my article talking about Burn Boot Camp! Share a thought! Ashland ...

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Quote of the Week-

Quote of the Week-

A friend is one of the nicest things you can have, and one of the best things you can be. ~Douglas PagelsA single rose can be my garden... a single friend, my world. ~Leo BuscagliaA good friend is cheaper than ...

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Special Kids... Special Needs

Parenting advice from friends and family is hard enough to listen to without adding the Special Needs component into play. Even though these things are said without intent to hurt, it still does not feel good! I use to bite ...

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