RVA loves

I’ve decided to start sharing some things I love in my fair city, Richmond, VA. Sure I wax nostalgic for my old cities, New York and Chicago, but in all fairness Richmond has a lot to offer and I’m kind of falling in love with it. I think I’ve mentioned my first love before…bbgb. It’s an independent bookstore specializing in children’s books but has a small selection of adult books and a large selection of my new fav—YA books. The owners curate the selection which simply means they handpick every title. We went in this weekend to buy a birthday … Read more…

Dear Patience,

Dear Patience, I’ve been inspired by you since the moment I found out you existed, Richmond’s Kindness Girl. On a whim and with a desire to host an inspiring night for my friends, I emailed you and asked you to come to my house. And out of the sheer goodness of your heart you did come to speak to us. Eighteen of us plus five kids and one husband gathered in my family room to listen to your story. Each part of your journey inspired me. I loved hearing about how you were called to kindness and the first post-it … Read more…