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Crazy Fall Fun All Around Vienna

Crazy Fall Fun All Around Vienna

My calendar is becoming a bit angry with me. I keep adding excellent activities to it and it’s too full. Overlapping events that I will try to squeeze in and enjoy with my family. Fall is just too chock full of festivals, fairs and lovely weather to stay home doing nothing. (Although I could probably … Continue reading

Be Artsy This Weekend in Vienna and Beyond!

With 10 years of piano lessons under my belt, I maintain an allegiance to music and art in my parenting approach. While it has been an achingly long time since I studied Brahms or Beethoven myself, I manage to hammer out some remnants of classical music for my daughter or play her some Billy Joel … Continue reading

Ten Years of Evolution

On this 10th anniversary of 2001, it’s hard to escape the national and local commemoration that is happening. Today I went with Drew, Bug and Grandma Roz to the Town’s ceremony at the Freeman House marking the day. Apparently it was well done – I spent the time giving Bug a snack on the other … Continue reading

Four Fall Festivities for Families Near Vienna

The seasons seem to change more quickly than ever these days – no transition, just the new season. So good-bye summer and hello crisp, humidity-free Fall. We kicked off the unofficial start to Fall over Labor Day Weekend with a visit to the Virginia Scottish Games and Festival. About 45 minutes away off Route 66 … Continue reading

Food & Air: Outdoor Restaurants in Vienna

I think it’s safe to say that we can enjoy a meal outside – it really is spring, now (right?). At home, we would love to cover our back deck and escape the wrath of the mosquitos and bugs that consider us their personal buffet. But we’re still working on that. In the meantime, we … Continue reading