Cheer on the Cyclists at the 2015 Bike Virginia Tour

“Set your cycling goals high, and don’t stop till you get there.” –Felicity Luckey Cycling is a fantastic cardio exercise. There’s a reason spinning classes are so popular, right? However, nothing beats a ride out on the road, especially when … Continue reading

A Look Back at 2013: 10 Wineries, Eateries and Activities That We Enjoyed

2013 was a wonderful year, brimming with new adventures in nearby areas. We explored wineries and vineyards, restaurants, the great outdoors, the Shenandoah Valley skies, and theatrical performances, and we’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite activities: 1. … Continue reading

November 30 is Small Business Saturday!

Small businesses are the heart of a community, offering “advantages to the surrounding community that large big box retailers cannot offer. Understanding those advantages can encourage customers to support their local merchants” (Chron).  Small Business Saturday is “day dedicated to … Continue reading

Joel Salatin: Making a Difference with Local Food in Virginia

An individual named Joel Salatin recently penned an article which highlights the impact that local food can have on the rest of the world, in spite of the so many arguments which insist that only large food industries can accomplish … Continue reading