Ways You Can Participate in Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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ribbon for breast cancer awareness

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which helps to raise awareness for a disease that impacts so many. The mission is to help those impacted by breast cancer through education, early detection, and support. Every year, people show support for the cause in a variety of different ways — through donations, wearing pink, and participating in a variety of events. … Read More

How to Transition Your Summer Clothes into Fall

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boots in the fall surrounded by leaves

In a perfect world, we could all get a new wardrobe each time the season changes. However, that would all add up pretty quickly! Purchasing a whole new wardrobe when the first leaf hits the ground in the fall might be out of the question. However, who’s to say you can’t wear your summer outfits in the cool weather? Here’s … Read More

Best Charlottesville Wedding Venues to Tie the Knot

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bride and groom running through field at wedding venue

A lot goes into wedding planning, from the color scheme, to the wedding cake, to the dresses and catering. Let’s not forget about one of the most important parts — the venue! Charlottesville’s scenic backdrop provides the perfect setting for tying the knot. If it’s almost you and your loved one’s special day, consider planning your wedding at one of … Read More

Celebrate Financial Awareness Day with these Budgeting Apps

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budgeting apps

Financial Awareness Day falls on August 14th. Unfortunately but inevitably, not all of us are great with managing our money. Sometimes, temptation gets the best of us; from that iced coffee you must have, to the shoes screaming your name or the purse that has to be yours. There’s no reason to deprive yourself of the finer things in life! … Read More

Foxfield Races: A Charlottesville Tradition

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foxfield races

Since 1978, the Foxfield Races have been a Charlottesville tradition. Held biannually, the race is once in the spring and again in the fall. The spring Foxfield Races are always held the last Saturday in April, while the fall races are held the last Sunday in September. Although well-attended by local residents, the spring Foxfield Races are a University of … Read More

Guide to Planning a Unique Bachelorette Party in Charlottesville

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bachelorette parties in charlottesville

Are you getting married soon? If so, you’re probably already thinking about the bachelorette party! The maid-of-honor and bridesmaids traditionally plan the bachelorette party for the bride-to-be. It’s a great way to have fun before the wedding and release some of those pre-wedding jitters. For those in the Central Virginia area, there are plenty of options for bachelorette parties in … Read More

25th Annual Virginia Festival of the Book

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virginia festival of the book

Book-lovers and avid readers, get excited. The annual Virginia Festival of the Book is just around the corner on March 20-24, 2019. What is this festival of the book? According to their website, it is “the largest community-based book event in the Mid-Atlantic region.” With over 30,000 people in attendance from more than thirty states, writers and readers alike flock … Read More

Charlottesville’s The Elegance in Bridal Show

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Elegance in Bridal Show

Future brides, are you ready for the Elegance in Bridal Show coming to Charlottesville on January 20th? If you haven’t registered yet, go check out their website right now! Tickets are only $10 online versus $15 at the door. Save some money by purchasing tickets through the website. VIP tickets cost $95 but include entries for the bride and one … Read More