Make The Perfect Pimento Cheese

Make The Perfect Pimento Cheese
When you are looking for a quick and easy lunch or light dinner, there is nothing like the pungent taste of pimento cheese. It is great on sandwiches, with crackers, dolloped on fried green tomatoes, and so much more. Typically served at bridal teas, you may think making homemade pimento... [read more]

Explore The History Of Pinball Machines

Pinball bumper
Pinball machines have captured the hearts and minds of players for decades, combining skill, luck, and excitement in one electrifying game. Originating in the late 18th century, pinball has evolved substantially over time, from mechanical games to the digital marvels we see today. At the Roanoke Pinball Museum, the public... [read more]

Learn About The Animals Of Mill Mountain Zoo

Group of four attentive Oriental small-clawed otters
Nature can be beautiful, and it can also be wild. Fortunately, you don’t have to go trekking into the wilderness to get a glimpse of some of earth’s fascinating creatures, because they’re right here in Roanoke at the Mill Mountain Zoo! Mammals Mill Mountain Zoo is home to a diverse collection of... [read more]

Enjoy A Concert At Dr. Pepper Park

Enjoy A Concert At Dr. Pepper Park
Looking for a fun event to attend this summer in Roanoke, Virginia? In Roanoke, residents and visitors can enjoy wonderful performances at Dr. Pepper Park. While there are shows throughout the entire year, the summer schedule for 2023 is truly special. Learn more about Dr. Pepper Park, so you can... [read more]

Check Out The Taubman Museum Of Art

Mother and daughter in art gallery
When you're looking for a fun and educational experience, your family will enjoy, check out the Taubman Museum of Art. This museum has over 2,000 pieces of art for you to immerse yourself in. There is the inch-and-a-half square photograph Maggie on Beach with Dog by Thomas Cowperthwaite Eakins. You can... [read more]

Make Your Taste Buds Happy With Banana Bread

Freshly baked loaf of banana bread
If you're looking for a simple and delicious treat to make for your next family event, try this Banana Bread recipe by The Salty Marshmallow. This recipe is full of flavor and is perfectly moist to provide each bite with plenty of flavor. One of the key ingredients to this... [read more]

Host The Perfect Party With A Charcuterie Board

Host The Perfect Party With A Charcuterie Board
Who does not love having a party? Gathering your friends and family together for a day filled with fun. There is nothing like it. When you are the host, however, it can be stressful planning for the party. You are thinking about the activities, but more importantly you are thinking... [read more]

Know When To Change Your Brake Pads

Car service procedure.
Your brake pads play a crucial role in the operation of your vehicle, so knowing when to change them is essential. The brake pads help create friction which helps to slow and stop your vehicle when you press against the brake disc. It's recommended to replace your brake pads every... [read more]

Spruce Up Your Home’s Décor At Black Dog Salvage

Details of vintage furniture
Looking for a way to spruce up your home and support a local Roanoke, VA, business at the same time? Shop at Black Dog Salvage for a range of antiques, furniture, and more. The Inventory at Black Dawg Salvage is so unique that you'll have no trouble finding ways to... [read more]

Events To Look Out For This Month

Events To Look Out For This Month
Summer is well under way. You may have had a full month of activities in June, but there is still plenty to do in July. For Roanoke residents, here are some engaging events that will take place in and around Roanoke, Virginia, that you will not want to miss. Carnivals &... [read more]