Real Estate Group Blog for Hampton Roads, Williamsburg & N. Carolina - Blog Archive: June, 2015

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June 2015

There are 4 blog entries for June 2015.

School is out and temps are soaring! We looked around and found some great activity ideas that do double duty- keeping your kids busy and cool while playing outside. Now slather on the sunscreen and check out these ideas from some great blogs!

http://handsonaswegrow.com/ice-water-play-38-ways-to-beat-the-heat/

This list really focuses on the little kids, with plenty of fun ideas for using stuff around the house to make hands on activities to stay busy and cool. This site also has a search to look for resources for kids all the way through grade school.

http://www.grandparents.com/grandkids/activities-games-and-crafts/10-fun-ways-beat-the-heat

Grandparents.com isn’t just for grandparents! These warm weather activities and games are good for

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Dad's special day is coming up this Sunday, June 21. Give the most important guy in your life the best gift of all- spend time with him and make memories! Hampton Roads offers plenty of options for special events this Father’s Day weekend. No matter what your dad loves, there is something for him to enjoy. 

Man Brunch at Swan Terrace Grill at The Founder’s Inn

June 21, 2015 from 11:30 AM-2:30 PM

Treat dad to BBQ, brews, and a full buffet.

http://www.foundersinn.com/dining/dining-events-virginia-beach

 

26th Annual Bayou Boogaloo Music & Cajun Food Festival at Town Point Park

June 19-21, 2015

Does dad love zydeco music and crawdads? This is the place to be!

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It’s really starting to heat up in Hampton Roads. Pretty soon the occasional cool days and nights will give way to long stretches of hot weather. Spring is lovely in our home for many reasons, but the most financially lovely reason is the low energy bills from opening the house and enjoying the cool temps. When summer comes, we have to turn on the air conditioner, and there is always a jump in our energy bill. To help ease the pain of the changing seasons, check out these 5 tips on cutting down your bill.

1. Keep your filters clean. The harder your air conditioner has to work, the more energy it is going to use. In the summer months, check your filters about once a month. If they are clean, and air is flowing through them easily, you are sure to save

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A little over 6 years ago, Matt and Melanie Hayes came together as husband and wife and small business owners. Planning their wedding and working on opening their restaurant at the same time was good preparation for how busy they would eventually become.

It didn’t take long for word on the street to spread about the delicious food they were serving and they now regularly fill the dining room with happy customers. They work hard and somehow manage to balance being parents, business owners, and advocates for local food and farms.

Aside from their impressive menu of salads and sandwiches, Matt focuses on continually developing new and innovative dishes that really showcase the stellar local produce available in the Hampton Roads area. This time of year

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