Frugal, Fun and Fabulous Valentine’s Day – Revisited!

Feb 08, 2016

Last year we brought you a comprehensive list of some of our favorite Valentine’s Day ideas!  Rather than ditching our old ideas, we’re revisiting and updating some of our favorites for you as Valentine’s Day quickly approaches… (Originally posted February 2015, updated February 2016) Ahhh, February. That odd month with fewer days, ridiculous temperature shifts, and that […]

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1/2 Marathon…much like life, one step at a time.

Jan 27, 2016

If you asked me a year ago if it was possible to run 13.1 miles, I would have thought you were crazy. Today, I can actually say I am crazy. Because I did it – I ran 13.1 miles. I may have run like a turtle, but this turtle finished. Mind you, it was one […]

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Mardi Gras Dinner Party Made Simple

Jan 25, 2016

New Year’s Eve celebrations were sooooo three weeks ago. And it can be a bit awkward to host a Valentine’s Day party past the age of twelve (single friends, married friends, friends with kids, friends without kids – it’s just too complicated). So what’s a girl, who loves any excuse to throw a (themed) dinner party, […]

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Virginia Aquarium E-cycling Event – January 30th 2016

(VIRGINIA BEACH, VA) –The Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center, in partnership with Goodwill Industries, the City of Virginia Beach Public Works and TFC Recycling, will offer its semi-annual E-cycling event Saturday, January 30, 2016 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Virginia Aquarium East Parking Lot. For more information and a list of […]

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New and Improved Goodwill in Williamsburg

Jan 14, 2016

  NEW AND IMPROVED GOODWILL IN WILLIAMSBURG Store provides programs that helps individuals with disabilities WILLIAMSBURG, VA –Goodwill opens the doors to its new retail store and donation center on Thursday, January 21st at 9 a.m. The newly renovated facility is a relocation site for Goodwill’s store, donation center and mission programs, currently operating at […]

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Share this: Whether in print or online, facts matter.

Dec 24, 2015

GREENSBORO, NC – Editor of the Triad Business Journal, Mark Sutter, recently wrote an article addressing the “Think Before You Donate” email and social media posts that often appear this time of year. “‘Think Before You Donate.’ was the simple time, and who could argue with that, right?  People want to make sure that when […]

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