Hi, From Carissa 5/10/19

May 10, 2019

Happy Mother's Day weekend! I hope this weekend allows you some time to feel appreciated, loved and that you get a few minutes of "me time!"  If you haven't read my suggestions for self-care, read them here, 10 Great Ideas For Self Care Gifts For Mom On Mother’s Day.

There are a bunch of special Mother's Day events happening in our calendar as well as some great festival fun, like The 40th Annual Strawberry Street Festival and the First Brazilian/Latino Festival.

This issue is our carryover from last weeks Mother's Day Giveaways! These are live through Monday and we hope you enjoy all of the goodies we are able to offer you from local Richmond businesses.  

For those of you looking for info to help plan your weekend and week:

Here is the CALENDAR 

Here are the CAMPS

Here are the FESTIVALS

Here are the FARMER'S Markets 

And, here are our quotes :


May will be dedicated to quotes for Mother's Day! Here are this weeks :

The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother. Theodore Hesburgh 

My mom is definitely my rock. Alicia Keys

Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love, and fearlessness. If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love. Stevie Wonder

Giveaways: Each link below will take you to the article to see the giveaway and will run through May 12, 2019 

Butter & Filth Classes

Molly & Scout Gift Card

Microderm Facial

Juls Photo Shoot 

Skin & Hair Giveaway

Lyla Taylor Boutique

Ballroom Dancing Lessons  

Dave & Busters AND Cap Trail Shuttle  

C & C Photography Session  

AR Workshop Giveaway

Stella & Dot Giveaway  

Brett Eldridge Giveaway

Winners will be announced next week, we are so excited to have been able to offer these to you and so grateful to our local businesses that donated.

Our calendar here will show you some of the highlights, but on the site, you can see weeks and weeks and our full calendar! ! Please remember to check with venues before heading out as we are not informed when events are rescheduled or canceled! The listing below is only a sampling of our calendar, for the full Richmond events link, check out here-.

We send a very special thanks to all of our Richmond Macaroni Kid sponsors/ partners, they make it possible for us to offer this free e-newsletter and website to you. We couldn't do it without them.

Wishing you all a wonderful week.