Fun, Cheap, and Easy Ideas to Do With Your Kids Today- Children’s Museum of Richmond- Fredericksburg, VA

Monday August 15th is the $.15 kids day at the Children’s Museum of Richmond- Fredericksburg.  This is a great opportunity to see what CMOR Fredericksburg has to offer at a reduced price.  On the 15th …

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Fun, Cheap, and Easy Ideas to Do With Your Kids Today- Braehead Farm – Fredericksburg, VA

Braehead Farm is a great place to take the kids for some family fun.  It is conveniently located right in Fredericksburg at 1130 Tyler Street.  Admission is $5 for kids over 2 and adults.  Kids …

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Fun, Cheap, and Easy Ideas to Do With Your Kids Today- Hunting Run Reservoir and Ni River Reservoir – Fredericksburg/Spotsylvania, VA

Going on a canoe or paddle boat ride is an excellent way to get some exercise while also working on skills like following directions, coordination, and motor skills.  Many local reservoir parks like the Hunting …

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Fun, Cheap, and Easy Ideas to Do With Your Kids Today- Pots and Palettes – Fredericksburg, VA

Pots and Palettes at 1104 Sophia Street is a great place to visit on a rainy or hot day with your elementary or middle school child.  Kids can select their own pottery, at a variety …

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Fun, Cheap, and Easy Ideas to Do With Your Kids Today- Miller Farms – Spotsylvania, VA

Miller Farms is located on Orange Plank Road in Spotsylvania and is open Monday-Saturday 9:00 am- 5:00 pm.  It is an excellent place to go with the kids if you are looking for a relaxing …

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Fun, Cheap, and Easy Ideas to Do With Your Kids Today- Kenmore Park – Fredericksburg, VA

Kenmore Park is a great place to take the kids on a sunny day.  It is located on the corner of Kenmore Avenue and Mary Ball Street in Fredericksburg.  The park has a basketball court, …

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How to Give Your Kid an Awesome Early 90’s Summer Lesson 2: Enjoy the Moment

  I was born in the 80’s, but most of my childhood memories are from the early 90’s. My husband and most all of my friends grew up during this time period too. Parenting was …

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Community Partnerships in Education: It Takes a Village to Raise A Child

Many teachers are overwhelmed.   With an increase in state and federal demands for accountability in student achievement, there seems to also be a failure to recognize a very important piece of the puzzle.   Although teachers …

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Fun, Cheap, and Easy Ideas to Do With Your Kids Today- Motts Run Reservoir – Fredericksburg/Spotsylvania, VA

The Motts Run Reservoir Recreation Area is an 860-acre natural area serving residents of Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania.   In the summer, the reservoir is open Thursdays-Mondays.  At the reservoir, there is canoe and kayak rental, fishing, …

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Fun, Cheap, and Easy Ideas to Do With Your Kids Today- Central Rappahannock Regional Library

If it’s rainy or exceptionally hot, then it’s a good day to stop by your local branch of the Central Rappahannock Regional Library.  Browse for books or participate in one of the many programs or …

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