Don’t Miss Mommy & Me (And Daddies Too!) Wednesday, August 14th

Join at this month’s Willow Lawn’s Mommy & Me and Daddy Too, which will be held outside at The Shops at Willow Lawn on Wednesday, August 14th, 2013 from 10:00 am to 11:30 am, for some free outdoor fun with the kids!  The Diggity Dudes are back, which is ALWAYS a good time, so […]

2013 Richmond Summer Fun – A Complete List of What to Do With Your Kids This Summer in RVA

Nowhere else will you find a more detailed and unique listing of family-friendly summer activities!  Some are good ol’ Richmond stand-bys that are not to be missed, and many others are brand new and offer chances for you and your kids to have some new experiences this summer.  You may actually get those kids to […]

“Finding Kind” Documentary Focuses on Girl-Against-Girl Bullying

The latest film to join the anti-bullying movement has a particular twist to which many can relate.  Technically, half of our population can likely relate.  “Finding Kind”, a new documentary written and produced by two young California college grads and presented by independent film streaming site, focuses on the cattiness, competition and cruelty girls can inflict on other girls. Girl-against-girl […]

Hypnobirthing: Not Your Grandmother’s Childbirth Experience

Ever heard of hypnobirthing?  The use of hypnosis during childbirth is not widely used, but it does have some proponents who insist it works.  WRIC TV Channel 8 has asked Katie Mardigian to share her thoughts on the controversial topic, click here to read and comment. WRIC TV Channel 8’s Nate Eaton and his wife have […]

Join Us For FREE Outdoor Fun at This Month’s Mommy & Me

Join at this month’s Willow Lawn’s Mommy & Me, which will be held outside at The Shops at Willow Lawn on Wednesday, May 8th from 10:00 am to 11:30 am, for some free outdoor fun with the kids!  Children’s performer Steven Courtney will be providing entertainment and area vendors will be handing out crafts […]

Reasons My Son Is Crying – Parenting Brilliance or Going Overboard?

I was recently forwarded a funny tumblr site called Reasons My Son Is Crying.  You may have heard of it, the blog is only days old and has already gone viral.  It’s a hilarious collection of pictures of the same toddler crying (who knew there were that many different crying faces a kid could make?) for various […]

Richmond Kids Eat Free! (Or Cheap!)

Many Richmond area restaurants offer Kids’ Dining Deals throughout the week, which is wonderful because we Richmonders like our food.  But, alas, we Richmond Moms and Dads don’t always want to cook it. Here’s a list of local establishments that offer free or discounted meals for their smallest diners, organized by day of the week. […]

Join us for the March Mommy and Me event at The Shops at Willow Lawn!

Willow Lawn’s Mommy & Me is back in 2013 and better than ever!  Due to popular demand, the free family event is now held all year long instead of just during the summer months, and as always it’s chock full of crafts, giveaways and fun family entertainment.  (And did we mention it’s FREE?!) For the March Mommy and […]

Bully DVD To Be Released February 12th

If you didn’t have the opportunity to see Bully when it was in movie theaters last year, you will soon have the chance to add it to your home or school library.  The film’s producers have announced that Bully is being released on DVD and Blu-Ray on February 12th, giving it widespread availability for the […]

Family Game Night… When Good Ideas Go Horribly Right

As parents we feel compelled to orchestrate quality family together time as much as possible.  You know, build those lovely warm memories into the chaos of everyday life.  We often feel like we’re falling down on the job if we’re not carving out time between school projects, soccer games and gymnastics meets to enjoy a […]