Best Places for Fresh Produce in Charlottesville

Arden PlaceFood & Drink, Things to Do in Charlottesville

fresh produce in paper bags

Summer is the prime time for the growth of many fruits and vegetables. Corn on the cob and watermelon are summertime staples at cookouts and gatherings, and summer squashes and tomatoes are extra tasty in the summer months. It’s no secret that summertime means delicious fruits and veggies! The key is finding fresh produce. Luckily, we’ve compiled some of the … Read More

5 Ways to Relax on National Relaxation Day

Arden PlaceLifestyle

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We all need a little relaxation every now and then. Luckily, National Relaxation Day on August 15th is the perfect day to take some time for yourself! We put a large emphasis on being productive and working hard. Not to mention, between work, family, keeping up with a fitness routine, and your social life, it can be hard to take … Read More

Cool Off at these Swimming Holes Near Charlottesville!

Arden PlaceThings to Do in Charlottesville

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For those who love nature, there’s nothing quite like a beautiful hike! After all, Charlottesville is the perfect place for all things outdoors. However, with summer in full swing, it can be a little too hot to truly enjoy a hike without a refreshing destination. Luckily, Charlottesville is also home to several swimming holes! In order to access some of … Read More

Stay Cool at these Charlottesville Ice Cream Shops!

Arden PlaceFood & Drink

ice cream cones

Attention all ice cream lovers — it’s National Ice Cream Month! While you certainly don’t need a special reason to get ice cream, there really is no better time than now. After all, July days are long and hot. So cool off with a scoop or two of your favorite ice cream! Check out these Charlottesville ice cream shops to … Read More

Try These Boutique Gyms in Charlottesville

Arden PlaceFitness

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While exercising is incredibly beneficial, getting in the swing of it can be difficult! But keep in mind, getting yourself to the gym is the first step in itself. Then, once you’re there, the plethora of machinery and weights can be overwhelming. So, where do you even begin? If this sounds all too familiar, perhaps you should consider a boutique … Read More

Try These Cideries Around Charlottesville

Arden PlaceThings to Do in Charlottesville

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June 3rd is World Cider Day! For all the cider lovers out there, it’s time to celebrate. What better place to do so than in Charlottesville? Not only is Charlottesville home to numerous wineries and breweries, but also many different cideries. For World Cider Day, visit some of these cideries around Charlottesville, located just a short distance from Arden Place … Read More

Recipes to Try for Your Memorial Day Cookout

Arden PlaceFood & Drink

vegetable kabobs

We typically associate Memorial Day with the kick-off of summer, full of pool parties and cookouts. It’s important to keep its true meaning in mind: a day of remembrance for those who have died in service for our country. With that being said, it’s still a day many gather with family and friends over good food to honor those who … Read More

Check Out Some of the Best Mother’s Day Gifts of 2021

Arden PlaceLifestyle

daughter and mother

Mother’s Day is right around the corner! Mothers, aunts, grandmothers, stepmoms, and other mother figures do so much for us every day. It’s only right that they have their own special day! Have you gotten your mother a gift yet? If not, you’re in luck. Check out some of the best Mother’s Day gifts of 2021! Personalized Handwritten Recipe Plate … Read More

Ways to Celebrate Earth Day

Arden PlaceNews

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Earth Day is April 22nd! Since 1970, people around the world have come together for events on Earth Day that demonstrate support for environmental protection. With over 75,000 partners in 190 countries, Earth Day is an important day of the year on which attention is focused on the health of our environment. While events may not be occurring this year, … Read More

Check Out These Flavorful Recipes Using Garlic!

Arden PlaceFood & Drink

garlic pasta

Attention all garlic lovers — April 19th is National Garlic Day! A staple in many dishes, garlic provides an extra pop of flavor that can be difficult to replicate without it. Not to mention, some of the tastiest dishes include this ingredient to tie it all together. If you can’t get enough garlic, there is no better day to enjoy … Read More