I love Valentines Day…the notes, chocolate, flowers, cards, decoration, goodies…all. of. it. So four years ago, when I decided that my fireplace mantle needed a heart day banner, I wanted to make something decorative and meaningful. I’m a DIYer to the core. If I see something in a store, instead of buying it, I go […]
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With Christmas right around the corner, it seems that everywhere we look, we find ourselves bombarded with advertisements telling us we all need more stuff. I believed the advertisers for years. But now that I’m older? I realize that when I think back on my childhood, it’s the memories I made with my family that […]
It’s November. And when November comes around each year, I am not thinking about Thanksgiving. No. I am already planning for Christmas. My mind is going over travel plans, gifts to buy, and how to create memories with my little ones. When I was a child, I lived in utter anticipation of Christmas. A few […]
Fall is such a fun time to be a kid. The changing leaves, apple picking, pumpkin patches, fun treats and traditions . . . it all amounts to endless memories for your children. Halloween goes hand-in-hand with fall, and that means pumpkin carving! But brandishing a knife and a detailed design may be a bit […]
It’s almost a parenting rite of passage — taking your little one to a library story time. We’re lucky here in Middle Tennessee to have excellent public library systems. In fact, Nashville Public Library was recently named 2017 Library of the Year! We wanted to remind our readers about these great resources and encourage […]
Monkey Joe’s Rivergate location near Nashville is celebrating Monkey Joe’s Birthday on Sunday, September 17th. Guests will receive $5 admission, a free magnetic picture frame and cotton candy, while supplies last! RSVP on the Monkey Joe’s Facebook page to enter for a chance to win a $50 gift card and Monkey Joe’s swag!
Whether you’re hoping to recreate your grandmother’s amazing pies, try our recipe for puffed stuffed apples, or you’ve got a yearning for homemade applesauce and apple butter, apple picking is sure to be a fun outing for the whole family. To help make life easier for you, we’ve put together a list of some of the […]
Get ready, mamas! The Middle Tennessee Highland Games and Celtic Festival returns to Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage: Home of the People’s President for the third annual celebration Saturday, September 9, from 9 am until 5 pm. So pack up your kiddos and head out to The Hermitage for (educational!) family fun. “This event is great fun and […]
Monkey Joe’s Cool Springs location is celebrating Monkey Joe’s Birthday on Sunday, September 17th. Guests will receive $5 admission, a free magnetic picture frame and cotton candy, while supplies last! RSVP on the Monkey Joe’s Facebook page to enter for a chance to win a $50 gift card and Monkey Joe’s swag!