5 Egg Favorites

1. Egg Salad Club on Pumpernickel  Peel and chop 6 hard boiled eggs and add ¼ cup mayo. Season to taste with salt and pepper....

Take It Outside

  Spring in Richmond. It’s rife with daffodils and tulips, baby bunnies in the backyard, and hummingbirds helplessly trapped in the garage. Okay, maybe that’s...

Play Date Fun!

If you have a toddler or preschooler, chances are good you’ve been in on a play date recently. As a work-from-home mom, I look...

Fit by Association

My husband once accused me of lying in bed and dreaming up ways to injure our children. “How about a zip line?” I suggested to...

Recycling in Richmond

Nathalie David can vividly remember helping her mother sort plastic, glass, newspapers, and aluminum cans into bins, then going with her to drop them...

Ready, Set … Let Go!

There were twice as many parents as teenagers in the room, light streaming through a Palladian window at one end. We were huddled with...

Parents First

A few years back, we were so completely consumed with life – attending back-to-school nights, planning Halloween costumes, working on a parenting magazine, managing...

What it Takes

  The teacher all three of my women-children agree is the best they’ve ever had, admits he hated school when he was a kid. “And I was...

Battle of the Pool Bag Bulge!

Take a moment to think back to last summer. Did your pool bag seem to double in size over the course of the summer?...

Teen Drinking, Tots, and Potties

Q: When I was a teenager, I signed a contract with my dad that I wouldn’t drink alcohol until I was of legal age....