Small Business Saturday: Local Businesses to Support in Charlottesville

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Saturday, November 28th, is Small Business Saturday! While this holiday season looks a little different, we can still support local businesses. In fact, now more than ever, they need the help of their customers. Oftentimes, we don’t realize how impactful the coffee or baked goods we purchase from local shops are. For this reason, this holiday season, do what you … Read More

National Healthy Skin Month: Skin Care Tips

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November is National Healthy Skin Month! Did you know that the skin is the body’s largest organ? The purpose of our skin is to block unwanted pathogens and other agents from penetrating our bodies. Perhaps you’ve noticed more acne and blemishes on your skin as a result of wearing masks. In fact, the term “maskne” has been coined to describe … Read More

Celebrate American Beer Day at Local Breweries

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Beer lovers, October 27th is your time to shine — it’s American Beer Day! While it’s no secret that many enjoy a good Corona, Guinness, or Dos Equis, today is about celebrating beer brewed right here on American soil. What better place to celebrate this holiday than right here in Charlottesville? Whether you spend the day at one of these … Read More

Vegetarian Month: Best Vegetarian Recipes

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October is Vegetarian Month! Whether you’re a vegetarian or simply are interested in eating more plant-based foods, there are many surprising and tasty ways to make dishes vegetarian. Perhaps you have a vegetarian roommate or family member. If so, whip them up one of these tasty vegetarian recipes! Who knows, maybe you’ll have a new favorite! Vegetarian Three Cheese White … Read More

National Coffee Day: Best Coffee Shops in Charlottesville

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For all you coffee lovers out there, mark your calendars for September 29th — National Coffee Day! Whether you enjoy a classic hot coffee, a creamy, flavorful iced latte, or a pumpkin spice latte (THE fall favorite), there are plenty of coffee shops in Charlottesville that will whip up whatever it is you’re looking for. Stop by and grab a … Read More

Fall Decor Ideas for Your Apartment

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Labor Day has come and passed, the kids are back to school (virtually, that is), and summer has officially come to a close. You know what that means — it’s time for fall, y’all! Leaves changing colors, cooler temperatures, and of course, pumpkin spice everything, make autumn the favorite season of many. Now that the swimsuits and pool floats are … Read More

National Dog Day: Celebrate Your Pet

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August 26th is National Dog Day! No matter what, our dogs are there for us without a question. Their unwavering loyalty and constant happiness is something humans can learn from! With that being said, as much as they are here for us, we should be there for them too! How will you make time for your furry friend? Check out … Read More

Ways You Can Protect Our Oceans from Afar

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It’s the heat of the summer, and you know what that means– beach trips! Now that the 4th of July has come and gone, it’s likely that many of us have been or are planning to go to the beach. Did you know, that while the 4th of July is the most popular beach day all year, it is also … Read More

The Ultimate Summer Bucket List

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Although times are far from normal, it is still summer. It’s easy to feel as if you can’t engage in as many fun activities due to COVID-19. While restaurants, coffee shops, and many other places are open with restrictions, it is still nerve-wracking to live life like we’re used to. However, we all still deserve to make memories and enjoy … Read More