PET SURVEY

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Pet Survey

We want to know all about your fine feathered or fur-covered friends!

FAMILY FEATURE

Not Just for Tourists: Family Guide to Visiting the Washington Monument

The Washington Monument has finally reopened, here’s how to dodge some of the crowds to see it.

FEATURES

August’s Family Game Plan

Five family-friendly events happening this month.

Stock up for back to school during Tax-Free Weekend

Back-to-school shopping is in full swing with the mark of tax free weekend from Aug. 1 to 3. Stock up on all your kids’ school essentials with 20 percent off any clothing item under $100 and any back-to-school item under $20.

August Family Fun in NoVA= Fairs Rule

From funnel cakes to livestock, fire trucks to LEGO trains, August is packed with fairs to delight every interest and age level.

5 Exciting Things for Kids at Udvar-Hazy Center

Since planes may not always be completely fun to look and stare at, the Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly offers many activities designed for kids of all ages to participate and learn.

NoVA’s New Place To Bounce: Alexandria Coliseum

Inflatable fun comes to Annandale.

July’s Family Game Plan

Five family-friendly events happening this month.

4 Ways to keep your Kids educated and occupied this summer

Avoid the brain drain with some educational, but fun, activities to take part in with your kids this summer.

SENIOR LIVING

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The Perfect Golf Date for Your Golf-Free Relationship

Planning a golf date when your partner isn’t into golf can be a challenge. Here’s what to look for, and where to go.

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Have Retirement, Will Travel

Today’s seniors are traveling to more exotic place than ever before.

Healthy Brain

A Healthy Mind

New study ranks Virginia 18th in brain health.

KIDS GEAR

Courtesy of Kohls.com

BOB Revolution SE Sport Stroller

Your running routine doesn’t have to stop just because you had a baby, take your baby with you.

Ingenuity™ InLighten Cradling Swing™

Ingenuity’s InLighten Cradling Swing™

Personalize your baby’s nap-time with the Ingenuity™ InLighten Cradling Swing™.

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Merry Muscles Baby Exerciser

Give your baby a leg up on her motor skills!

PET GEAR

Courtesy of Grandma Lucy's (10 lb bag of Grandma Lucy's venison dog food)

Natural dog food brand Grandma Lucy’s offers healthy pet options

Grandma Lucy’s has been making high-quality, meat-based dog food since 1999. With a variety of options, your dog will never get bored or go hungry.

PAMPERED PETS

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Locked Out of Heaven: Leaving Dogs in Hot Cars Starts the Countdown

Off-Leash K9 Trainers lock themselves in a parked truck for 40 minutes to show what dogs experience when their owners leave them to run errands.

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Senior Living: Ready, Set, Live

New year, new goal: a fun, never-a-dull-moment retirement that offers lots of amenities, convenience and more. Embrace the best that life has to offer at one of Northern Virginia’s senior living communities.