12 Undeniable Things You’ll Find In Every Virginia Home

There’s no denying that Virginia is a crazy mix of all different types of people. And yet, after living in Virginia most of my life with friends and family in every corner of the state, I have found that there are a few common threads that run through most of our lives — or in this case, our homes. After visiting lots of people and places, here are a few of the items that seem to show up in Virginia homes time and again.

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This is not the definitive list by any means, but it’s what I’ve observed over and over again while living in Virginia. How many of these things are in your home? Better yet, what relatable things about Virginia do you think should be on this list? Share your thought in the comments below!

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Living in Virginia

December 01, 2021

What is life in Virginia like?

There is no doubt that life in Virginia is wonderful. You are not only surrounded by historic places and exciting attractions, but the views all around the state will take your breath away. No matter what your passions and hobbies are, you’ll find something that captures your interest. For example, you can spend an entire weekend at Highland County, also known as the Little Switzerland of Virginia. Here, you’ll enjoy jaw-dropping mountain views, farmlands, and tasty food. It’s a wonderful day trip destination.

You can also spend your early mornings at Croatan Beach. This unique east-facing beach in Virginia is beautiful and a popular place for photographers. It is one of the best ways to start your day in the Mother of States.

What are some of the benefits of living in Virginia?

  • Unique history
  • Historic buildings to explore
  • Mesmerizing sunsets
  • Stunning scenery


When living in Virginia, even for just a short period of time, you’ll quickly begin to reap the benefits of this great state. For example, in Virginia, we love our history and after a while, you will too. With so many historic buildings and events that took place in this great state, it is easy to become a bit of a history buff.

No matter where you visit around the state, you can admire some of the most mesmerizing sunsets. It doesn’t matter if the sun sets on the Blue Ridge Mountains or the Chesapeake Bay, you can bask in its beauty. Virginia is certainly home to some stunning scenery.