Often overshadowed by the more well known Northside neighborhoods of Bellevue and Ginter Park, Sherwood Park is a hidden gem. The area is filled with charming, mostly brick homes along sleepy, tree-lined streets. The adjacent historic campuses of Union Presbyterian Seminary and Veritas School also contribute to the neighborhood’s appeal. Its borders are formed by…Read more "Neighborhoods of RVA: Sherwood Park"
For the love of the bed, a dog bed was bought. For the love of the dog bed, an unrealistically expensive fabric was required to prevent stains, stink and other such messes. But for the love of our interior space? Let’s be honest, it has gone to the dogs. As pet owners and pet lovers,…Read more "Pet Friendly Hacks"
What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of summer? Beach days? Ice pops? Flip flops? All of the above? I know I’m not the only one who is long overdue for a summer vacation… And I’m sure all have that one lucky person in our lives who takes fabulous trips, comes…Read more "Get Set to Get Sold"
The Carillon neighborhood is yet another Richmond historic district. In fact, it was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2015. Located on the northern side of the James River between Byrd Park, Powhite Parkway and the Downtown Expressway, the neighborhood is easily accessible from several popular City neighborhoods, retail and dining destinations,…Read more "Neighborhoods of RVA: Carillon"
If you’re anything like me, you’ve probably accepted that a life with pets equates to a life without “nice things.” We often substitute the fancy for the practical: dog friendly fabrics, an excessive collection of candles to hide the ‘pet smell’ and ultimately a living space that caters to the small, furry creatures we share…Read more "Pet Friendly or…."
On this journey of life, with so many different paths to take and roads to explore, there’s no right or wrong direction. You might be an intrepid traveler, or a notorious home-body. Maybe your definition of family consists of animals, humans, or some combination of both. No matter how you envision your life, there’s a…Read more "Handy Home Buying Tips"
Carytown — sometimes referred to as “the mile of style” — takes its name from its location on Cary Street which was named after Colonel Archibald Cary in 1927. The district has become one of Richmond’s most popular destinations for locals and tourists alike. Dozens of local restaurants, boutiques, shops, bakeries and (more recently) a…Read more "Neighborhoods of RVA: Carytown"
Happy Allergy Season! Spring has sprung, and with that comes a lovely yellow dusting on everything. The cars, the roads, mailboxes, door handles… the inside of our lungs (probably). But aside from the seasonal pollen attacks, come some things that we can actually look forward to. A sinus headache? Runny nose? Another dose of Claritin?…Read more "Hello, Spring!"