(Not) Home for the Holidays

With the holidays around the corner, families are busy planning their days of visiting loved ones both near and far. Many workplaces provide their teams with time off to celebrate, but other lines of work cannot offer that same liberty. First responders must be prepared at any moment, so many spend their holidays in the field serving those in need.…

Holiday Recipe

Kim Buehler, the owner of Great Harvest Bakery, is a lifelong foodie and native of Richmond, Virginia.

Meet the Mustache Aficionados who Raised $268,000 for Charity by Ditching Their Razors

Inspired by the National Mustaches for Kids chapters in California and NYC, two Richmond-area philanthropists grew their first charitable mustaches in 2003. They started the Richmond Mustache for Kids Richmond, Inc., a volunteer-run organization founded with the goal of raising money for local children’s charities through the art of the 'stache.

Five Inspiring RVA Nonprofits You’ve Never Heard Of

One of the best parts of our job at Midlothian Lifestyle is meeting the amazing people sacrificing their time, efforts and talents to give back to those in need in our community. In the spirit of our "Thankful" issue, we wanted to highlight five local nonprofits that aren't as well known but are making a huge difference in the world with their work.

Cache District Celebrates Its First Year in Business, Its Success and Its RVA Hometown

In some ways, Deepak Nataraj's idea for his business came to him in his sleep. Growing up in a family of small business owners, he says he hoped to continue their legacy, calling it a childhood dream that would also provide flexibility for his family. Now he, his wife, Jana, and her father, Doraiswamy Sundar, are owners of online boutique…

Explore Fine Creek Brewing Company

Just 8 miles west of Route 288 near Huguenot Trail, Fine Creek Brewing Company is a complete countryside oasis. The focus at Fine Creek Brewing Company isn't only on crafting unique beers for guests. For co-owner Mark Benusa, it's just as much about creating an entire experience.


As November rolls around, we’re anxiously awaiting the approach of Thanksgiving, the holiday season and time spent with our loved ones. This time of year always brings about a time of reflection for us—remembering both of our dads no longer with us but who both LOVED Thanksgiving, cooking and the large gathering of family; turkey disaster … Continued

November 2018 Around Town

Bon Secours St. Francis Named to List of Best Hospitals Several Bon Secours hospitals have been recognized as a Best Hospital for 2018-19 by U.S. News & World Report, including St. Francis Medical Center in Midlothian. The annual Best Hospitals rankings are designed to assist patients and their doctors in making informed decisions about where to receive … Continued

Families of the Wounded Fund Holds 12th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

On Sept. 10, Families of the Wounded Fund held its 12th annual charity golf tournament at Brandermill Country Club and with the support of gold sponsor Village Bank among others. FOTWF gives 100 percent of the money it raises for support of family members/caregivers of military service men and women who have been wounded in combat operations … Continued

Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce Hosts Annual Gala & Awards Dinner

The Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce hosted its Annual Gala on Sept. 6 at the Doubletree Hotel with more than 200 members in attendance. The night was a celebration of the year of member successes within the region and Chamber community. The night's events were sponsored by title sponsor Wegmans, platinum sponsor Westchester Commons, VIP sponsor Technology Assurance … Continued