Flash Giveaway to Play Minecraft at iPic Pike & Rose

Posted September 30th, 2016 by Sandie in Entertainment

Flash Giveaway to Play Minecraft at iPic Pike & Rose

Tomorrow, Saturday Oct. 1 your Minecraft-loving kids have an amazing opportunity — to play Minecraft in the most exciting way possible: in a movie theater! Build and battle your way through a variety of custom built worlds and games, with all the action broadcast on the big screen. Parents can […]

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DC Mosquito Squad to the Rescue

Posted September 26th, 2016 by Sandie in Health, Living

DC Mosquito Squad to the Rescue

We had a terribly hot and humid summer, so going into our yard wasn’t as pleasant as it usually is, but now that the weather has cooled, we are excited to take advantage of our outdoor space — particularly because it’s not buggy. We have DC Mosquito Squad to thank […]

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Giveaway: The Wild Life Prize Pack

Posted September 6th, 2016 by Sandie in Entertainment, Giveaways, Movies

Giveaway: The Wild Life Prize Pack

THE WILD LIFE is in theaters this Friday, Sept. 9, and we’re partnering with Allied Marketing to give away a movie-themed prize pack to one lucky reader. The winner will receive two kids T-shirts, coloring books, posters and two passes to see the film at a local AMC theater in […]

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Fun New Seafood Restaurant in Virginia: Ocean Blue

Posted August 31st, 2016 by Sandie in Dining Out, Food

Fun New Seafood Restaurant in Virginia: Ocean Blue

There’s a new seafood place in Sterling, Virginia, and it’s simply amazing. We love to eat out, but seafood isn’t everyone in my family’s favorite. While my husband and I love it, and our vegetarian but occasionally pescetarian daughter tolerates it, our sons just aren’t into it — usually. But […]

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Need Laundry Relief? Try a Wash and Fold

Posted August 9th, 2016 by Sandie in Living, Parenting

Need Laundry Relief? Try a Wash and Fold

I will freely admit that I should have taken home economics. I am not good at creating systems for staying on top of domestic chores. It all exhausts me, and I tend to get easily overwhelmed by the amount of clutter that my party of five stacks up. And I […]

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