St. John’s Church Foundation

A year before Thomas Jefferson drafted the Declaration of Independence in 1776, he attended the Second Virginia Convention at St. John’s Church in Richmond....

Richmond’s Favorite Son

Born in Richmond in 1943, tennis legend Arthur Ashe first played at Brookfield Park, near his Northside home. Growing up in the era of...

Best Little Museums in Richmond

  It’s amazing how quickly Can’t wait to be home for the holidays! can turn into What’s there to do? Even when family and guests...

The Same Sky

  At a back-to-school night what seems like eons ago, my oldest daughter’s science teacher explained his trademark assignment. Every nine weeks, the fifth-grade students would...

Abingdon Goes to Oz!

(Abingdon, VA) A town-wide celebration is happening in Virginia as Abingdon goes to Oz with Barter Theatre! “The Wizard of Oz” begins Saturday May...

The President’s Residence

In September my husband received the call he had been crossing his fingers for and I’d been dreading: A job in Atlanta was his....

Whitewater Rafting Trips Designed for Families

Though often ranked among extreme vacation options, whitewater rafting trips aren't necessarily the white-knuckled, adults-only outdoor thrill adventures depicted in the movies. Many rafting outfitters...

A Date With Delaware

I like to think I know from beaches. I grew up in California, spent summers in Tahoe, and racked up several dozen sunburns in...

Richmond Symphony Performs Pixar in Concert

RICHMOND SYMPHONY PERFORMS PIXAR IN CONCERT December 5, 2012 – Richmond, VA – From the Toy Story trilogy to The Incredibles and UP,Pixar has forever impacted filmmaking and given audiences of all ages some of...

Shore and Much More

Mine is a mixed marriage. My husband loves the beach. I love the city. And the kids love adventure. So this year, we decided...