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The Mansion at Mount Vernon

Activities & Tours at Mount Vernon

No School? Need a fun activity?  Spend the day at Mount Vernon This time of year I feel like there is a copious amount of school-free days for our kids.  If you are within driving distance of Washington DC, I recommend skipping the overcrowded Smithsonians and enjoying a just as educational, … [Read More...]

best biscuits in Charleston

Callie’s Hot Little Biscuit | Biscuits in Charleston

Best Biscuit - Callie's Hot Little Biscuit Anyone with a PCS to the Charleston area in your future? Here is one more reason to be glad for those orders. Head downtown to one of the new additions on Upper King Street.  Callie’s Hot Little Biscuit is a biscuit boutique, if you will.  The … [Read More...]

Indoor Activities in Virginia Beach Norfolk

Indoor Activities in Hampton Roads | Rainy Day Ideas

Oh the dreaded cold rainy day and a house full of rambunctious kids! Yesterday this happened to me. It was 40 degrees and raining all day and we needed to find a place to play indoors. I put a list together of all the possibilities and thought I'd share it with you. Below is my list of indoor … [Read More...]

Apple Market Health Food Store

Health Food Stores and Local Markets near Pensacola

  Looking for healthy food alternatives in the Pensacola area? I’ve enlisted the help from all my neighbors and coworkers to find … [Read More...]


Balboa Park, San Diego

When I first visited San Diego with my husband and daughter, we spent a great deal of time at Balboa Park. This is one of my favorite parks. … [Read More...]

Dover AFB Bowling Center

Dover Air Force Base: An Indoor Gem!

  Recently my family and I flew Space A out of Dover Air Force Base.  We had a few hours of down time while we were there so we ventured … [Read More...]

Duty Station Board Giveaway

Personalized Duty Station Sign Giveaway

Close your eyes and take yourself through this scenario that you've probably already been through. Okay, don't close your eyes, but keep … [Read More...]

School Boundary and District Map

4 Steps: Find School Boundaries Aligned to a Specific Address

  Have you ever wondered how to find out which school boundaries are aligned to a specific address or neighborhood?Now  you can … [Read More...]