Enjoy Excellent Italian Cuisine At Orofino

Tasty appetizing lasagna served on plate on table. Closeup
There's nothing quite like authentic Italian food, and that's why we love Orofino, the authentic Italian restaurant here in Fredericksburg owned and operated by Danilo Orofino. Danilo is a native of Palermo, Sicily. He began studying how to cook very early on, opening his first restaurant and coffee bar by... [read more]

Get Ready For Fall With These 6 Tasks

autumn leaves and a wrench on a wooden background
It's snuggle weather outside and that means it's time to prep your home for the cooler months ahead. If you haven't gotten your home ready for fall and winter, take a look at these tips from Family Handyman. Fall Cleaning Everyone is familiar with the concept of spring cleaning but preparing for... [read more]

Plan A Day At Fun Land

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Nothing screams fun more than attractions, games, and food. Watching your kids try new games and chowing down on burgers and fires is what makes weekends memorable. The whole family needs time to decompress and unwind with fun. Plan a day trip to Fun Land and watch your family enjoy... [read more]

5 Tips To Keep Your Vehicle Tidy

woman cleaning car with portable vacuum
Here at Volvo Cars Fredericksburg, we know your vehicle isn't just a means of transportation. Sometimes it's a makeshift office, a break room, or even a lunchroom.  With everything that happens in the cabin of your vehicle, it can get pretty messy. To prevent it from getting out of hand,... [read more]

Master The Carpool Line For A Stress-free School Year

getting ready for school carpool
It’s normal for kids and parents to be anxious about the start of the school year. This time of the year brings a lot of changes and adjustments. To ease your worries, you should prepare yourself well. This includes the task of getting your kids to and from school. Safety... [read more]

Beat The Heat With These 10 Things To Do With Your Kids Inside

Family Playing Board Game At Home
If the weather is not friendly to playing outside, you may want to keep your kids indoors. However, this can pose some challenges. Your kids may complain of being bored. This doesn’t mean leaving them to watch TV or spend hours on smartphones or other electronic devices. There are plenty... [read more]

Get To Know Your Community When You Plan A Rockin’ Block Party

block party
If you live in a suburban area you're likely on a first-name basis with your neighbors. But how often do you really hang out and spend time together? Hosting a block party is a great way to get the whole neighborhood out and involved and better acquainted. Here's how to... [read more]

Check Out Volvo’s 2023 Electric Line-Up

2023 XC90 Recharge in grey city setting
If you’ve been thinking about charging ahead in your own electric vehicle, now is the perfect time to find the luxury car or SUV of your dreams in Volvo’s 2023 electric line-up. Going Electric For 2023, the entire Volvo roster will run on mild hybrid, hybrid, or electric powertrains. Since the debut... [read more]

Important Reasons To Pressure Wash Your House

woman using high water pressure cleaner to clean wall.
We already know that it’s a good idea to wash your car on a regular basis, as it’s nearly guaranteed to accumulate some dirt after all that time on the road. However, your home could use a good cleaning on occasion, too, as weather and other factors can cause dirt,... [read more]

Grab Dinner At Foode + Mercantile In Fredericksburg, VA

Chicken Paillard with greens
When you don’t feel like cooking dinner, you can turn to the excellent culinarians we have in Fredericksburg to take care of that for you. Check out Foode + Mercantile downtown and plan your visit! Eating in Season Because the team at Foode + Mercantile rely on regional ingredients, their dishes can... [read more]