Giveaway to Game On Greater Washington Event

Posted October 17th, 2016 by Sandie in Around Town, Causes, Fitness, Health

Giveaway to Game On Greater Washington Event

My daughter’s best friend has Type 1 Diabetes, and through their friendship (and mine with her mom), I know how important diabetes awareness and research is, so I’m happy to partner with the American Diabetes Association and the Washington Redskins to offer free MVP wristband tickets to Game On, Greater […]

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Flash Giveaway: Disney On Ice Follow Your Heart

Posted October 11th, 2016 by Sandie in Entertainment

Flash Giveaway: Disney On Ice Follow Your Heart

In collaboration with Feld Entertainment, we have four tickets to offer a lucky reader to attend the opening night performance of Disney On Ice Presents: Follow Your Heart at EagleBank Arena in Fairfax. The family pack of four tickets is to the opening night production on Wednesday, October 19 at […]

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Fire Safety With Sparky the Fire Dog Videos

Posted October 10th, 2016 by Sandie in Causes, Health

Fire Safety With Sparky the Fire Dog Videos

This is a post sponsored by the National Fire Protection Association and Sparky.org. It’s Fire Prevention Week, October 9-15, 2016, so it’s a perfect time to make sure that your family discusses fire safety both at school and at home.  The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has a host of resources […]

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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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