The Richmond wellness community is full of awesome bloggers! We’re all about spreading the local love, so we reached out to five of our favorites to learn a little more about who they are, what they write about, and what makes their blog special. Their sites are sure to inspire you, give you some great new ideas, and make your life a little more fun. You’re going to fall in love with them!
Megan Wilson is a freelance writer and content creator based in Richmond, Virginia. As the founder and editor of Sweet Sauce Blog, she writes about fashion, travel, self care and more. You can also see Megan’s name alongside articles in Richmond Magazine, Style Weekly, RVA Magazine, Richmond GRID and more. She’s been practicing yoga for more than 4 years all around Richmond and the world. She’s recently launched an RVA Fit Guide on Sweet Sauce where she and her two team members share experiences about a wide variety of Richmond wellness and fitness experiences. See it here.
The Crystal Press is a lifestyle blog based in Richmond, VA created by Catherine Claire and Rebecca Piersol as a guide for their readers to all things fashion, beauty, and travel related. From our favorite pieces of clothing, to local restaurant openings, events in New York, LA and beyond, they share life’s styled moments, hoping to inspire others to do the same. To follow along, subscribe to their blog or follow along on Instagram with The Crystal Press.
Brittany is a health coach, personal trainer and the woman behind Eating Bird Food. When she’s not in the kitchen making a salad or at the gym she’s hanging with her husband and 6-pound Yorkie named Olive.
With eatingbirdfood.com she focuses on living a balanced life through healthy habits over dieting. Rather than promoting a specific diet, she strives to show a balanced approach to health with real-food, plant-focused meals that are not only nutritious, but also delicious and satisfying.
Here. was founded by Elisabeth Edelman in 2017. She attended the University of Richmond, then moved to New York City for work, before returning to Richmond in 2010. Witnessing the city’s continued renaissance, she came up with the idea for Here. several years ago and just couldn’t shake it! Here.’s mission is to help the curious and the busy explore the best of Richmond. They believe our city is a gem, an adventure, our personal playground. There are so many incredible local events, restaurants, artists, shops and more that it can be overwhelming.
By day, Elisabeth runs Golden Word, a local PR agency. She practices at Om On and loves it!
Fashion and lifestyle blogger, 59 years young. Janie started Medley Style in the fall of 2017. On Medley Style, Janie shares all things fashion and lifestyle, along with a daily dose of inspiration. Although Medley Style shares inspiration for women of all ages, her passion is to inspire the 50+ woman to let her know that she is still FABULOUS and she should celebrate her FABULOUSNESS! She was recently featured in the July/August 2018 issue of Essence magazine and has worked with brands including Maggy London, Macy’s, and Ann Taylor Loft.
And these are just a few of the great local bloggers currently making waves in RVA – there are too many more to list here. Who are your favorites? Comment to let us know, and maybe we’ll feature them in a future post!