As of this week, I am officially released from the grip of school. Summer is almost here, and if you’re anything like me, your soul craves not…
The previous night found me restless — scouring charts, interpreting the forecasts, and weighing my options. Tides were slight and the weather poor.
Water and technology don’t mix — you would think I would know that by now.
Q: Is it weird that my cat likes to sit on my lap while I go to the bathroom? Every time I go in there, he comes running and waits for me to s…
Rules of engagement are always hard to figure out with dogs. Some dogs can play any game and know the limitations of the other dog or person.
Cats are frequently very independent animals who don’t necessarily want to share their space or time with other cats.
Located minutes from Charlottesville, Spring Creek is a meticulously-planned, amenity-filled, 24-hour gated residential community with single family homes, townhomes, and villa homes priced from the mid $200s. Spring Creek is the gem of Louisa County in Zion Crossroads offering the best in amenities, convenience, security, and privacy for the homebuyer that is just starting out, starting their family or enjoying their retirement years—there’s something for everyone. The nationally ranked Spring Creek Golf Club 18-hole course unfolds over wooded, rolling hills beneath the mountains of Charlottesville, offering an exceptional golf experience in a private, peaceful setting of bent grass fairways, beautiful greens, and breathtaking views. Recently ranked by Golf Week as the only Virginia residential golf course to make the Top 100 Public Courses in the country, Spring Creek Golf Club features the 17,667 sq. ft. Clubhouse. The new facility overlooking the lake and the 18th green includes: Tavern on the Green, a full-service restaurant and bar open to residents, members and the public Golf pro shop State-of-the-art golf locker rooms Event space for corporate outings, golf tournaments and private events Spring Creek also features a 9,500 sq. ft. Spring Creek Sports Club with 25-meter saltwater pool, fitness center with sauna, catering kitchen, banquet rooms, snack shop, tennis, basketball, street hockey, and playground. Conveniently located at the intersection of I-64 and U.S. Route 15 (exit 136, Zion Crossroads), Spring Creek residents enjoy an easy drive to Charlottesville (15 min.), Short Pump in Western Richmond (45 min.), and Fredericksburg (1 hr.). Spring Creek is a quick golf cart ride to Spring Creek Business Park, adjacent to Spring Creek—featuring UVa Medical Park, Martha Jefferson Hospital’s Spring Creek Family Medicine, Spring Creek Family Dentistry, and Crossroads Animal Hospital to name a few—and neighbors a hotel, restaurants, and major retail stores at The Shops at Spring Creek. Spring Creek is a short, 20-minute drive to enjoy Lake Anna, one of the largest freshwater inland lakes in Virginia. Buy now, build later—while choosing your own builder—and take advantage of the incentives. Golf and conservation lots now available for purchase. For information or a private tour of the community contact Spring Creek Realty 540-832-2444 181 Clubhouse Way, Zion Crossroads VA 22942 www.springcreekliving.com
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