Find resources for living and entertainment in the Nokesville, VA community.
This spring break, my family and I took another getaway. It really is quite a feat during these Covid-19 lockdown days. As always, we are very careful. We chose a Virginia destination spot, Smith Mountain Lake. Our rental was a cute cabin found on VRBO. It's in an area called Cedar Key where there are … Continue reading Smith Mountain Lake
My husband does not want me to reveal the exact location of "our private beach." However, it is not exactly an exclusive area. A lot of people just do not bother to check out their local parks sites. If they did, they might discover a plethora of amazing boardwalks, water parks, hiking trails, and beaches … Continue reading My Private Beach
I just did a drive by video tour of Old Town Occoquan for my neighborhood spotlights in realty. The funny thing is, I left my marketing job to pursue realty full-time. I was teaching dance enrichment classes for Prince William County schools for supplemental income while I built my business. This all happened around mid-March … Continue reading Old Town Occoquan
I hope everyone is staying safe. Obviously, I am not traveling at the moment due to the restrictions for COVID-19. That doesn't mean I can't travel through my imagination and through play. We can still connect through social media and online meetings. For those of you with kids at home, I am offering online courses … Continue reading Not Traveling Right Now
The summer of 2019 we had a great visit to Mexico. Leaving port in New Orleans, LA (I hadn't been back since before Katrina in 2003) and visiting places like Cozumel and Progresso, Mexico. It was my first time on a Carnival cruise line. The restaurants on board were so accommodating our vegan kids' diets. … Continue reading Cozumel & Mexico
Check out Neabsco Creek Boardwalk which just opened last summer. For the first day of 2020, I got my bottom up and walking on the beautiful boardwalk. I had my son, husband, and two dogs in tow and it was very refreshing. I think this will be a new hiking/biking/dog walking spot for our family … Continue reading Neabsco Creek Boardwalk & Regional Park
There's a lot to do in Northern VA when it comes to live entertainment and the arts. Check out a few of our local spots in particular Manassas and Woodbridge. Center for the Arts at the Candy Factory The Center for the Arts promotes theater, fine arts, and workshops. Their are three floors and they … Continue reading Entertainment Hub in Northern VA for the Holidays
We sure know how to party in Nokesville, VA. Every year someone hosts a Halloween block party. This year was at a different house and boy did they go all out. There was an immaculate haunted house under the deck. My neighbor got the neighborhood kids to participate and volunteer as monsters inside the haunted … Continue reading Halloween in Nokesville
I love walking around the streets and it's off of Route 1 making it a convenient commute to DC and Fairfax.
I'm looking forward to my trip to Williamsburg, VA this weekend. I was booked for a Hawaiian Hula show this Saturday. Since, it is minimum a 3-hr drive, I decided to book a hotel close to the location where I am slated for performance. It's strange, but I have probably been to the Williamsburg area … Continue reading Williamsburg