All posts by Virginia Gardner

Virginia Green – top state-based green tourism program in the US

Virginia Green Travel Alliance and the Charlottesville Area If you are traveling in Virginia, you should check out the Virginia Green Travel Alliance.  Their byline is “Helping to take Green Tourism in Virginia to the next level”, and their mission is to advance the objectives the Virginia Green program.  Virginia Green is a network of tourism-related […]

Preparing the Charlottesville Vegetable Garden for Winter

Some Thoughts about Preparing the Charlottesville Vegetable for Winter This was my vegetable garden mid-summer… At this point, the asparagus were finished, the cukes were coming in, I had a late crop of tomatoes (though my husband got his 25 plants in on time in another part of the property), the sweet potatoes were flourishing, […]

Do Halloween Dangers Lurk at Your Entryway?

Do Halloween Dangers Lurk at Your Entryway? By: Oliver Marks Read more: http://members.houselogic.com/articles/halloween-safety-rules/preview/#ixzz3o6LqCn9s Follow us: @HouseLogic on Twitter | HouseLogic on Facebook Is your front entryway ready for Halloween visitors? Keep everything fun and accident-free with these seven safety tips. Everyone loves a good scare on Halloween — as long as it’s just a trick. […]

Lovely Transitional Home with First Floor Master on 10 Acres Near Charlottesville

Lovely Transitional Home with First Floor Master Bedroom on 10 Acres Near Charlottesville, located just 2 miles from Ruckersville, off of US 33 E, near NGIC. 14028 Spotswood Ridge Drive Spotswood Ridge $425,00 SOLD! Located near Charlottesville less than 10 miles from NGIC, the Charlottesville Airport, Hollymead Town Center, many Virginia vineyards and wineries, wonderful restaurants, amazing nurseries, and […]

Fall Maintenance Checklist for Your Charlottesville Home

Fall Maintenance Checklist By: John Riha You’ll be ready for winter’s worst and head off expensive repairs when you complete this checklist of 10 essential fall maintenance tasks. Read more: http://members.houselogic.com/articles/fall-checklist/preview/#ixzz3khZh0ktt Follow us: @HouseLogic on Twitter | HouseLogic on Facebook 1. Stow the mower. If you’re not familiar with fuel stabilizer, you should be. If […]

Crepe Myrtles in July

Charlottesville Area Beauty: Crepe Myrtles in Earlysville Area of Albemarle County These Crepe Myrtles live at the corner of Woodlands Road and Reas Ford Road, at the four-way stop.  Notice how the color changes… they are an incredibly unusual color, more purple than pink, but depending on the light they appear almost fuschia .  Every […]