Brian Wimer says he and his wife, Ivana Kadija, “just dared each other to do it,” and moved to Portugal in December 2014.

Spring 2016 C-VILLE Kids: On stands now!

The latest issue of C-VILLE Kids is out! From entrepreneurial teens to life-saving medical tests, here’s what you can find inside (and below, a digital copy of the magazine). A 16-year-old making balloons his business. Teaching responsibility: Lessons from a local mom. How to learn piano online. UVA’s Child Development labs. An AHS student teaching […]

Maya Wimer poses on a beach in Portugal. Photo: Courtesy Brian Wimer

What a trip! Local families try living abroad

Dorothy said it best: There’s no place like home. But what about those people who pick up their entire lives, move to the other side of the world and thus begin grappling with the task of redefining the concept of home? We sat down with four local families who did exactly that. La bella vita […]

Photo: Martyn Kyle

Life lessons: Art’s cool

Mosaics, pastels, pottery, pencil drawing. Those are just a few of the classes Kamryn Buckwalter, 10, has taken in the six years since she became interested in art. Currently, she’s enrolled in an oil painting class—her preferred medium—at McGuffey Art Center with Renee Balfour. “Renee is a really great artist, and she gives me a […]