On the Outskirts of Town

Out the Outskirts of Town: Exploring the Fun Surrounding Knox County in Oak Ridge {Series}

No doubt about it, Knoxville is one of the best places in the U.S. to raise a family. We have great schools, tons of activities, outdoor adventure, festivals, parks, and so much more to keep you and your littles active all year ’round.  But don’t let all that fun in Knoxville proper keep you from […]

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Montessori For Moms

Montessori Programs: How they Differ from Traditional Programs

On August 15, I became a Montessori Mom. My two-and-a-half-year-old son started his first year in the Primary classroom.  His transition from grandparents/nannies/MDOs to a full-time school week has been a whirlwind. Even though I am also an administrator at his school, I was an emotional wreck during his orientation week. I wasn’t sure if […]

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The Adoption Option

The Adoption Option

2012 was a rough year for me. I faced cancer and inevitably the inability to have any more children. You can read more about here. I have two children of my own, one boy and one girl. I am blessed beyond measure that I have my children. Still, the ability to have more kiddos being […]

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Why the Hot Cop Facebook Posts are the Best Thing That’s Happened on Social Media this Year

Why the Hot Cop Facebook Posts are the Best Thing That’s Happened on Social Media this Year

Life can be really rough, and it’s been rough for a lot of Americans in the past several weeks. First Hurricane Harvey hit Texas, and we were all still watching the devastation unfold there when Hurricane Irma came along threatening basically the entire state of Florida. Back to back big, scary, destructive hurricanes. The country […]

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Talk Like A Pirate Day - Activities for the Family

Arrr! Talk Like A Pirate Day is Coming Soon!

What do pirates and donuts have in common? Apparently nothing this year. I came prepared to share that you, too, can enjoy donuts from Krispy Kreme if you talk and/or dress like a pirate on Tuesday, September 19, but unfortunately for this donut-loving mama, Krispy Kreme has decided not to participate this year. But wait! […]

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KMB Beat the Heat

Knoxville Moms Blog :: 4th Annual Beat the Heat {Recap}

We had so much fun at our 4th Annual Beat the Heat at Town of Farragut's McFee Park Splash Pad in July! What's better than cooling off at the splash pad and enjoying some popsicles and yogurt? Pretty much summer at its finest! It was a fun family event with snacks, drinks, treats, music, fun, [...]
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