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Super Easy and Fun St. Patty’s Day Treats

- This post may contain affiliate links.  Looking for the perfect St. Patty’s Day treat for your kiddo? These are simple and fun. If you’ve ever made the classic rice cereal treat, then you can make these too. I love making cereal treats and cutting them into fun shapes. I have one drawer in my fairly […]

Complete List of Easter Egg Hunts in the Valley

- We’ve pulled together as many Easter activities as we could find! Whatever you’re looking for – you’ll find it here. Click on the event to learn more! To see a complete list with details included visit our Event Page here. March 29-30, 9AM-6PM & March 31, 12PM-5PM – Open House and Easter Egg Hunt – […]

Miss the Summer Camp & Early Childhood Fair? Don’t Despair!

-     If you missed out on the fun at the Summer Camp and Early Childhood Ed. Fair, you’re in luck! Here are details from each camp and program that participated, including type of camp, ages, dates and registration details. SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEOS FROM THE SUMMER CAMPS  THEMSELVES!!     Blue Ridge Children’s Museum […]

5 Excuses Parents Make to Not Send Their Child to Camp And Why You Should Rethink Them

- Author: Elizabeth Shreckhise, Director at Camp Alleghany In America we’re living in a time that’s a crisis for traditional childhood. The pervasiveness of media — screens everywhere all the time from phones in everyone’s pockets to the TV on at home, the doc’s office, in stores, and at restaurants — coupled with an incessant stream […]

March 9 – Summer Camp & Early Childhood Ed. Fair

- March 9 is an exciting day! The Summer Camp and Early Childhood Fair will be held at the Stuart Hall location on W. Beverley in Staunton. We’ve had overwhelming response from area summer camps who are excited to showcase their amazing summer opportunities. The Following Summer Camps will be at the fair: American Shakespeare Center […]

Product Review: My Explorations Monthly Kit

- This post contains affiliate links. This post originally appears on We Cook We Craft. I am obsessed with these monthly kids craft kits. I just love the concept and wish I’d thought of it (and had the finances to fund a start up!) because its really genius. We were early subscribers to the original Kiwi […]

Ultimate Charcuterie Spread

- This post originally appeared on My Clean Kitchen, a clean eating food blog, by a local blogger. One of my favorite things to do at the holidays is a Charcuterie Spread. I have a friend – she shall remain nameless – who collects cheese and charcuterie boards. I, for one, think its a fabulous thing […]

Butcher Box Product Review

- This post contains affiliate links.  This post originally appeared on our sister site – We Cook We Craft.  A few months ago a friend suggested that I try Butcher Box. She raved about it. I was skeptical because, well, I am usually not a fan of “grass fed” beef. It has a gamey flavor that […]

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