See Local Comedian, Lucas Bohn!

We all know laughing is good for the soul, so come on out and laugh the night away with me and Lucas Bohn! Lucas is going to be in the DC area on May 11th, and I have your chance to win tickets! [Read more…]

Tips for Making Valentine’s Day Special When You’re a Parent

Sometimes, it’s hard to find a romantic moment when you’re a parent or to feel appreciated by your significant other. So this Valentine’s Day, the makers of Mommy’s Time Out™ and Dad’s Day Off™ Wines have a few suggestions for you… [Read more…]

Twisted Cork Grille

My husband and I had the privilege of checking out the Twisted Cork Grille in Bristow, VA. We were very excited for a date night in the first place, and we are both big foodies, so the excitement of trying a new restaurant is always high for us!  [Read more…]

Earls Tysons Corner~An Upscale Casual Dinner out


Earls is an upscale causal restaurant located in the Tysons Corner Plaza. Earls has a sophisticated interior with a laid back atmosphere. It’s the perfect place for date nights, after work drinks, or a girls night out! I love the classy design. Earls Tysons’ chefs prepare fresh, made-from-scratch dishes inspired by international cuisines and locally sourced ingredients with a nod to regional tastes. Earls offers premium seafood, Marine Stewardship Council Certified Sustainable, and Creekstone Farms Certified Humane Raised and Handled® Angus beef.

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Date Night~ Why I Will Always Make Time For It


A few weekends ago my husband and I had a chance to get away. Thanks to the grandparents, we were able to go kid free! Which, in parent terms, means “You are going to have a restful, relaxing, and enjoyable weekend!” Woo hoo!

Spending a few days uninterrupted alone with my husband reminded me all the more of the wonderful partner I chose. It reminded me of how much I really do love my children. It definitely reminded me that I love eating at a restaurant where they don’t even have crayons in the building! Soaking up the sun, listening to the wind, and drinking wine. I get relaxed just typing it. It is amazing how just taking time to stop and step away from the every day business really does do so much for your soul, or souls 🙂

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