Fourth of July in Roanoke, VA

Are you ready for the Fourth of July?  There are a number of different events going on in Roanoke this year!  If you don’t have anything planned, you may want to check out one of these celebrations. The Four on the Fourth is a four-mile run that benefits the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southwest Virginia.  It begins on Reserve Avenue...

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Flower Therapy – Just How Effective Is It?

You may have heard about how flowers can help us stop stressing and make us relax, but is it true?  Can flowers really help us relax, or is it just an urban myth?  The truth is that yes, the look and smell of flowers really can help with stress and anxiety, and there are some scientific studies to back it up! One of these studies...

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Great Card Messages for Father’s Day

Have you bought your dad a Father’s Day card yet?  If you have, you might still be trying to come up with the perfect words to write in it.  Father’s Day cards seem to be one of the more difficult to write out.  Here are a few popular messages often found in Father’s Day cards to get you started. •    Dad, you have been there for...

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Make Father’s Day a Celebration!

  Father’s Day is June 17th.  While the fireworks are usually saved for next month, there’s no reason why you shouldn’t make Father’s Day a celebration of your love and admiration for your dad.  There are a number of things you can do to celebrate the day. Fix Dad his favorite meal.  While it might mean you’ll be cooking all...

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Birthday Fun Ideas in Roanoke, VA

Is your birthday coming up, or are you planning a birthday party for someone in Roanoke, VA?  There are a number of different things you can do.  It does take a little planning to pull off the perfect birthday party, but if you have some help (it’s always advised to pull in another friend or two to help with a party) and a little...

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