Category: family

He is not here. He is risen. 0

He is Risen! Mark 16: 1-6

Christ is risen! – He appears to Mary Magdalene, then to others—He sends the Apostles to preach and promises that signs will follow faith.

Wishing you a great Easter. I hope you enjoy this day with your family and friends. May it be filled with lots of love, joy, and chocolate! 0

Happy Easter!

Wishing you a great Easter. I hope you enjoy this day with your family and friends. May it be filled with lots of love, joy, and chocolate!

"It's always been my feeling that God lends you your children until they're about eighteen years old. If you haven't made your points with them by then, it's too late." - Quote of the Day: Betty Ford 0

Quote of the Day – Betty Ford

“It’s always been my feeling that God lends you your children until they’re about eighteen years old. If you haven’t made your points with them by then, it’s too late.”

During this year's Spring Break, we stayed at the Homestead Resort in Hot Springs, Virginia which was the perfect place for us to experience a quality family vacation less than five hours away from our home in Alexandria, Virginia. 0

Our Spring Break 2018 Trip to The Homestead

During this year’s Spring Break, we stayed at the Homestead Resort in Hot Springs, Virginia which was the perfect place for us to experience a quality family vacation less than five hours away from our home in Alexandria, Virginia.

My new podcast 'Living in the A-L-X,' part of the work I'm doing on Alexandria Citizen, delivers a fresh take on Alexandria, Virginia news & events. It's now on iTunes! 0

Living in the A-L-X Podcast on iTunes

My new podcast ‘Living in the A-L-X,’ part of the work I’m doing on Alexandria Citizen, delivers a fresh take on Alexandria, Virginia news & events. It’s now on iTunes!

Samuel Hernly - Christmas 2017 0

Samuel Hernly’s Christmas Portrait 2017

Here is Samuel Hernly’s 2017 Christmas portrait with Santa Claus. When I look at these photos each year, it really reminds me that it’s true what they say – time really does fly by with your kids. Sam has really come a long way since one of his early Santa photos where he was filmed screaming in fear (sorry Sam) and I love seeing him blossom into the young man he is today.

Are You Smarter than a fourth grader? Take this quiz 0

Quiz: Are You Smarter Than a Fourth Grader?

My son Sam is in the fourth grade this year. Try these sample questions from the National Assessement of Educational Progress science test. I got 6 out of 7 correct. How did you do??