Kids learn music and coding through gameplay with Osmo

Coding Jam is the latest gameplay system that teaches kids to code while they play The other day my son commanded Google Home to play a custom playlist he...

Messick’s Market and fall festival is a cornucopia of fun

Country market offers fresh farm fare and fun It’s that time of year when the pumpkin patches start sprouting up all over Fauquier County. Each year it seems to...

Vint Hill Fall Festival celebrates a new season

Annual event showcases beauty of the former grounds of Vint Hill Farms Station U.S. Army Base There are many small town festivals, but Vint Hill Fall Festival is one...

Check the back seat when heading back to school

More children get left in cars during back-to-school season GMC has announced a new vehicle feature to help prevent caregivers from accidentally leaving children in cars, which can be...

10 essentials for the end of the summer season

Gear up for the last days of summer A hot Indian summer can last for weeks, or longer, after Labor Day, so don’t give up yet on fun in...

A bedroom retreat for all seasons

Beautify and refresh your bedroom, any time of year Many a travel-weary soul has exclaimed, “There’s nothing like being home in your own bed.” Your bedroom is your private...

Celebrate America’s Birthday with a bang

Get your red, white and blue on for the holiday Independence Day is around the corner, so get ready to celebrate in style and spirit. Be a star at your...

The family cycle

Biking road rules for your family to ride by Whether for recreation or a mode of transportation, bicycling is an excellent way to get exercise and get where you...

TJ Maxx for the Fourth, and beyond

A trip to TJ Maxx for a one-stop shopping spree for everything Fourth of July As I loaded up for Independence Day festivities at my secret place, before I...

When you notice a little off the top

Solutions for when you are at a loss about hair loss There is such a thing as "Female pattern baldness," but not too many women want to talk about,...

The pants make the woman, or something like that

SlimSation everyday pants, to wear wherever you are There are a lot of crop pants out there, but SlimSation pants by Multiples are not your garden-variety pants. This slimming pant,...

REVOQ: The fidget spinner to end it

REVOQ creators dazzle with fully loaded fidget spinner that just won't stop The hot new fidget spinner REVOQ from WeFidget is the best thing I've seen since the faux...