Captured some captivated kiddos at Fantasyland this weekend:
For the last ten years, we have had the absolute pleasure of taking our children to Fantasyland at the History Museum of Western Virginia. Fantasyland is a recreation of the family Santa experience that was once held in a large department store in our lovely valley.
The department [...]
Trying to get details up on the site but not having much luck. This is a test.
Ashley and I have enjoyed a much needed break with our family these last few months. We decided in the spring that we just needed to focus on our own family for the summer and make sure we were spending the time together that we all needed.
We were inspired by Susan Lipman’s fine book - [...]
Tom Angleberger will be appearing tonight, along with lots of folding paper and his wonderful Origami Yoda books at Imaginations Toy and Furniture store. Join us at 6:30 PM to check out Tom’s latest book in the Origami Yoda series;
The Surprise Attack of Jabba the Puppet!
Details can be found at www.origamiyoda.com and at Imaginations Toy and [...]
Ralph Berrier, Jr. shares a column every couple of weeks with the readers of The Roanoke Times. This latest update makes me want to get out and enjoy our local state parks!
Vacation time has been upon us. Travelling down the road with the Wild Donahues all crammed into our little car rarely brings out the best in us.
We are not the put a video in kind of family, but we enjoy ride along games, books on cd and catching up our favorite tunes.
They each have [...]
The Wild Donahues have taken to the road. We packed our bags, our books and definitely our favorite cds. This go around, we were able to pack Recess Monkey’s new cd - Deep Sea Diver!
Check out this video to get an idea of the fun we had pulling up to stop lights, blaring this song [...]
The Roanoke Times has a WONDERFUL feature - The Dadline. Here is The Dadline Guide to Summer 2013:
Check with www.roanokeoutside.com for wonderful tips, events and inspiration.