Before I became a mom…well, let’s start it with pregnancy. Before I got pregnant…I was an organized person. I worked my way through college and always had a ton of things going on. I liked to be busy taking on new challenges and adventures. And I liked learning—reading everything I could get my hands on. […]
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Moms tell a lot of stories. We read storybooks at bedtime; we dream up imaginative play; we tell the stories of our childhood memories; we share the stories of those who shared their stories with us. Together these stories construct the narrative of our family. The attributes that we want to permeate our family must […]
According to Wikipedia Adoption is a process whereby a person assumes the parenting of another, usually a child, from that person’s biological or legal parent or parents, and, in so doing, permanently transfers all rights and responsibilities, along with filiation, from the biological parent or parents. This process could take a long time going through court. According to some RVA moms of […]
Richmond Moms Blog is having a Birthday Bash and You’re Invited! One year ago, we launched this community with a mission to inspire and encourage parents to embrace the journey of parenthood. Today we have more than 3,000 women connecting with us on the blog, social media and at live events where we can laugh […]
The beauty of the digital age is you can be whatever you choose to be. The resources and connectivity make for endless possibilities. Your dream of that thing you wanted to create, the startup you wanted to begin, the book you wanted to write, etc… are but a Google search away. It’s a wonderful time to […]
LEGO® lovers rejoice! The Brick Fest Live LEGO® Fan Experience is filled with hands-on attractions and activities engineered to inspire, educate, and entertain.
The Brick Fest Live LEGO® Fan Experience provides a venue for LEGO® lovers (of all sizes) to roll up their sleeves and dive into over A MILLION LEGO® bricks!
The Glow Gallery: A dark, mysterious world of intricate and elaborate LEGO® creations you’ll see in a new light!
Brick Fest Speedway: Build and race your custom built LEGO® derby car down one of our 35-foot long tracks!
Collaborative Building Activities: Contribute to Guinness World-Record Sized mystery floor mosaic.
Inspiration Stations: Add to mind-blowing, life-sized LEGO® builds and make them your own with more LEGO® than you’ve ever seen.
Video Game Arena: Have a favorite LEGO® video game? Come challenge your family or make new friends in the Brick Fest Gaming Arena playing your favorite LEGO® title head-to-head.
Mini Golf: A miniature golf course built to inspire! Take your game to the next level on the Brick-Links.
Mosaics: Using a colorful variety of 1×1 LEGO® bricks, create your own mosaic tile and be part of the show!
Brick Fest Live! LEGO® Fan Experience will be right around the corner at the Greater Richmond Convention Center THIS weekend, October 7th & 8th, from 10AM to 6PM.
Get tickets at: BrickFestLive.com
Here’s the thing: Christmas is my absolute favorite holiday. But let me tell you, Halloween is a very close second. You can just ask my husband about all the bins with decorations in the basement. I just think those two holidays are the most fun to decorate for! And hello! You get to create […]
As an early childhood educator and preschool director for the last 10+ years, you can imagine I’ve seen it all. I’ve seen kids of all types with all kinds of unique needs, personalities, learning styles, and coping techniques. I’ve coached teachers through all types of situations. And with my director hat and tool bag […]
Cleaning with kids isn’t a challenge. It’s mission impossible! There’s a knot in my stomach that won’t go away. It appears every time I look around when I see the home in disarray. Toys everywhere, packets of eaten cookies/candy on the floor, and, God forbid, candy stuck to the wooden floor. I have never been […]
Join me with your family in a free, fun, and interactive class at Maymont Park! Your kids will learn and develop skills while having FUN, playing outside! Tinkergarten’s skill-based curriculum is designed to help kids become well-balanced people who can problem-solve, lead, and create. It’s engaging, memorable, play-based learning, all outdoors.
For more information and to sign up go to https://www.tinkergarten.com/leaders/bernadette.mcgee