Before you send your kids out for trick-or-treating tonight in the Yorktown area, read up on these smart safety tips to keep your little ghouls and goblins free from harm.
Happy Memorial Day, Yorktown! This important holiday is meaningful to all Americans, but it is especially meaningful to the military family. If you want to learn a bit more about the history of Memorial Day, check out these fascinating facts. It dates back much, much further than just to the 19th Century. While the origins […]
Looking for a way to get in the Valentine’s Day spirit? Bake up something sweet in your kitchen at Yorktown with these fun and simple recipes! Whether you’re planning a party or just making dessert for after dinner, everyone will love these sweet, chocolaty treats. Romantic Brownie Sundaes [Real Simple] Can you think of a […]
Did you make any New Year's resolutions for 2016? January 17th's known by some as "Ditch New Years Resolution Day": a day to admit to yourself that your big ambitions for working out daily, saving money regularly, or working toward some substantial goal might have been… well… a little too big. Of course, the year's […]
Whether this is your first year hosting Thanksgiving at Yorktown, or making the meal is old hat, a little planning will go a long way to help ensure your Thanksgiving feast goes off without a hitch. However, this planning needs to go way beyond waking up a little early to thaw the turkey! Here are […]
Who says the best Halloween costumes are store-bought? Not us! Here are a few kids' costume ideas that you can make right at home at Yorktown! Better still, these costumes are easy on the wallet, which means you'll have money left over for more important things — like extra bags of Halloween candy! 1) Meatballs […]
It's September 23, and you know what that means, Yorktown: Fall has officially arrived! Here in Newport News, there are many ways to enjoy the autumn season, whether by taking a leisurely stroll through Newport News Park, carving pumpkins for Halloween, or just piling on the blankets for a cozy night in at Yorktown. In […]
Fewer than two weeks stand between us and the official start of fall, and with school now in full swing, summer is becoming more and more of a distant memory. And while we're hesitant to let go of lazy summer days, we're looking forward to all that fall brings: pumpkin and apple picking, cooler weather, […]