Building Communities

It all starts with a hammer and a nail.

Laura Habr: First Citizen

Kudos to Laura for being named 68th First Citizen of Virginia Beach!

April 2019 Calendar of Events

Welcome to Tidewater Women’s April calendar of events. Make plans now to enjoy life!  

Create a Meditation Garden

Escape to a serene sanctuary in your own backyard.

Always a Party in Lafayette

Travel to Cajun Country and sample hot sauce, meet a gator, and dance the night away.

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Always a Party in Lafayette

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Travel to Cajun Country and sample hot sauce, meet a gator, and dance the night away. Read more

New York City: My Solo Adventure

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A storied hotel comes back to life in a new, reimagined style. Read more

Sweden's Kingdom of Crystal

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Immerse yourself in the fragile beauty of art glass in Sweden. Read more

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Stockholm: Inspired by Nature

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Here are two recipes that taste so luscious they inspire gratitude when you partake. Read more

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Wow your friends with these amazing floral cocktails! Read more

Not Your Father's Bartender

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Who’s behind your favorite bar? Chances are it’s a woman since 60 percent of American bartenders are women. For three local ladies, bartending offers... Read more

Tasty Vegan Recipes

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Who knew vegan recipes could be so good? Taste tested and approved!  Read more

Pass the Gourmet Salt

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