Author Archive | Raven Edwards

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Kids Eat Free

Does your family enjoy eating out? Knoxville certainly has no shortage of great places to dine. For families with children, eating at a restaurant can be an expensive outing, though. Here are some places in Knoxville that are helping to make dining out more affordable. Below you’ll find dozens of locations that offer discounted and even free meals for […]

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Good Moms

“Good moms let their kids do what they want.” My son actually said those words to me a couple of weeks ago. He is 14 and was smirking and this was at the end of our argument about how much hair he should have cut, and yes, I responded with a raised eyebrow and an, […]

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Where to See Knoxville Christmas Lights + Free Scavenger Hunt Printable!

Driving around town to find the best light display has always been one of my favorite Christmas traditions. My parents drove us around every year of my childhood and my husband and I have been doing the same with our kids for the last 14 years. Always – always – with The Carpenters playing in […]

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This is how he's spent his 2015 season - on the sidelines. Photo courtesy of Marena Bradley.

When Your Young Athlete is Sidelined

Every week you see the headlines – a long list of college and pro athletes hurt in the previous night’s game. With top-level physicians and therapists on their side, I usually figure that their recovery will be swift and easy and never imagine the worried mama googling “torn meniscus” or “rotator cuff” from home, possibly hundreds […]

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Back to School Paper Pushin’ – with Free Printable!

Like most mamas of school-age kids, my “new year” does not start on January 1st. The first day of school is what marks a brand new year for us – our calendar is full, there are changes to almost every part of our lives, and we jump right in to a brand new routine. With […]

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