Blog - Tag: family | Blue Ridge Chair

Blog - Tag: family

By Lisa Landes, 11/02/2018 - 12:10
Thanksgiving ideas for kids

Thanksgiving with the family is a special time to catch up and re-connect with those you don’t see often. Whether you get to spend a whole week together or just a special day or two, making memories and being together is what counts! Hanging out by the fire or - our favorite - enjoying the outdoors with an adventurous hike or a kayaking day down the local river are perfect options! Not everything you're used to will suit younger ages though. If you're looking for something to entertain your visiting little nephews and nieces, try some of these fun ideas to get the party going!!

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By Lisa Landes, 08/13/2018 - 10:43
Man sitting in the Caravan Chair overlooking a rock structure

Don’t worry you still have plenty of time to check off those items on your summer bucket list. For most of us that may include hiking up a high mountain, ditching the car, and exploring the wonders of backpacking. With plenty of time ahead, don’t forget about the natural wonders of your local national parks. Whether you have a week to explore or only a weekend, our national parks are a wonderous place to do what you love!

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By Lisa Landes, 11/20/2017 - 10:40
the game jenga

Ever attend someone else’s family gathering? It can be such an eye-opening experience to see how others enjoy their time together. Some sit around and chit-chat around the television, some play games, some go outside for a nice walk, and others crowd around the spiked punch…not a bad one to drop in on! 

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By Lisa Landes, 11/13/2017 - 08:54
women petting dog outside while sitting on a blue ridge chair

Traveling for the holidays can be stressful. Well, let’s be honest, it almost always is stressful! From the airport, to long car rides, to the packing list that just never seems complete, planning is crucial to enjoying your time off with friends and family. A good packing list, portable furniture, and some simple checks and balances will get you off to a relaxing vacation. Here are 5 tips for some smooth sailing this season:

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By Lisa Landes, 10/11/2017 - 11:34
Parents and their son sitting by the river in blue ridge chairs

Generally, a good portion of parents still think their kids should be outside, playing in the dirt, running along the stream, skipping rocks and away from those addictive electronics 24/7. Sunshine and fresh air brings smiles for the whole family…until you realize you forgot your son or daughter’s teddy bear, or that extra pack of diapers! AH! 

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By Natalie DeRatt, 10/03/2017 - 08:26
Hot Chocolate with Fall Decor

Is a bottle of wine your go-to option when attending a fall party? Don’t settle for easy at your next dinner party, get creative and wow your friends and family with some delicious fall beverages we think they will love! Nothing says fall better than warm food, cinnamon spiced lattes and pumpkin beer!

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By Lisa Landes, 09/19/2017 - 13:35
Backyard DIY Projects

Fall isn't just about Pumpkin Spice Lattes. It's about campfires, s'mores, cute long sleeves and lots of relaxing outdoors. The humidity is gone, and it's time to get some fresh air! Check out some of these DIY projects that will bring excitement, warmth and atmosphere to your fall hangouts - backyard, deck or patio area. DIY projects are what make the weekends fun, right!? Depending on the project…

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