Cooler days are settling in around Virginia, and you might find yourself looking for something hot and tasty to help you stay warm when the temperature drops. Nothing takes the bite out of that autumn chill like a cup of hot tea, so try out these fragrant and flavorful recipes.
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DIY crafts are a great way to explore your creative side and decorate your home without spending a fortune! Try one of these adorable autumnal DIYs this season.
Ombre Pumpkin Centerpiece
Finding the right centerpiece(s) for your table can be difficult from season to season, but this adorable DIY has you covered... [read more]
If you’re preparing to hit the road with a cabin filled with friends and family, safety naturally comes first, and you should make sure everyone onboard has plenty of room for a comfortable trip. Some built-in entertainment options could help pass the time over longer outings, and the engine should... [read more]
Whether you’re carving a jack-o’-lantern for Halloween or decorating a gourd for the fall season, there’s plenty of room for creativity, but there are also some helpful do’s and don’ts to keep in mind. Consider these expert tips when preparing to carve your next pumpkin.
Perfect isn’t Necessary
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Halloween is only weeks away, so it’s time to prep your decorations. If you want to go beyond the typical jack-o’-lanterns and spider webs, check out these do-it-yourself ideas.
While the classic carved and candlelit jack-o’-lantern is always a welcome sight on Halloween, the humble pumpkin is prime for a... [read more]
Fall is just around the corner, and if you're a seasonal decorator, it's time to refresh your home decor for this new, brisk season. Whether you go all-out with pumpkins and leaves galore or like to keep things understated, these fall decor tips will have your house looking seasonal in... [read more]
Autumn has arrived, and before long, you’ll see your friends and neighbors setting out jack-o’-lanterns for Halloween. If you want to carve your own grinning gourd this fall, it all starts with finding the right pumpkin. Follow these steps to bring home a winner.
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Pie is one of the most versatile desserts you can have in your repertoire - once you've mastered the basics of a flaky pie crust, you can fill it with virtually anything in your kitchen and it will be delicious. Try one of these autumnal pies this fall!
All-Butter Pie Crust
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Whether you’re hungry for a hearty, well-prepared meal first thing in the morning, in the afternoon for lunch, or right in the middle for a leisurely brunch, Scratch Biscuit Company offers just what you need for both curbside pick-up and delivery in Roanoke!
The main event at Scratch is their... [read more]
Walking or hiking around local trails is a great way to get some exercise and spend some time disconnected from technology and the stressors of daily life. Try hitting one of these Roanoke-area nature trails and hikes this weekend!
McAfee Knob is thought to be one of the most photographed... [read more]