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8 Great Non-Candy Treats for Halloween

I hear more and more discussions these days surrounding the negative effects of sugar on our bodies. Schools become stricter on what can be passed out in the classroom. And lunch rooms (slowly) become healthier spots to eat. Even still, Halloween kicks off a season filled with sugar, sugar, and more sugar! I’m all about the occasional treat, […]

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Happy Fall, Y’all! :: 2016 Guide to Pumpkin Patches in the Nashville Area!

Hey everyone! It’s time for my third annual pumpkin patch guide! Just like all the years before this one, I am decorating for Fall while lamenting the 90 degree heat. But cooler weather can’t be far behind, so plan your pumpkin patch visit now! As always, this guide includes pumpkin patches in and around Middle Tennessee—as […]

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Best Cookout Desserts

Best Cookout Desserts

Now that Memorial Day has come and gone, cookout season is officially upon us. From team gatherings to family reunions to holidays, there is no lack of opportunity to either host or attend events during the summer months. Here are recipes for three tried (and tried and tried) and true desserts that are perfect for […]

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It’s HOT — We Need A POOL :: Opening Dates for Nashville Pools and Splash Parks

I hope you’re enjoying this beautiful Spring weather because soon the warm sunshine and cool breezes will give way to the hot and heavy air of SUMMER. So pack up your floaties and SPF 50, Nashville—it’s time to open up the pools and spraygrounds! Ava’s Splash Pad – Opens May 31st This gem in Mt. Juliet’s […]

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5 Tips for a Banging Birthday Party on a Budget

A couple years ago, a well-known site conducted a voluntary poll asking parents how much they spent on their child’s first birthday party. The answer might surprise you. The overwhelming majority said more than $500. If you’re ramping up for your little one’s first birthday (or any other birthday, really!), and want to avoid that kind of price […]

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Easy DIY Halloween Costumes 101

Halloween is coming up! I’m so excited—it’s one of my favorite holidays. For one, it’s my absolute favorite time of year—the season that’s full of blustery air, leaves crunching underfoot, cozy sweaters, and the smell of bonfires, apple cider, and pumpkins wafting through the neighborhood. Add a few horror-inducing, severed, bloody body part yard decorations, […]

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Six Easy Ideas for Moms Night Out

After moving around with my military husband for 10+ years, we finally settled back down in middle Tennessee. I was craving community, so I joined a moms group. Since the birth of my youngest, it took me a while to want to get out in the evenings. A few months ago, I needed a night out […]

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