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Knoxville Best Summer Ever Activities

The Best Summer Ever, 2.0

If you want to make a truly great summer, create a summertime theme for your kids. Here’s a theme I’m quite partial to: Make Something Monday, Taste Something Tuesday, Wonder Somewhere Wednesday, Do Something Thoughtful Thursday, and Family Fun Friday (borrowed from here with a list of other great summer ideas).  Out and about Cruze […]

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Outskirts of Town Exploring the Fun Surrounding Knox County

On the Outskirts of Town: Exploring the Fun Surrounding Knox County in Lenoir City & Beyond {Series}

Lenoir City (or as the cool kids say, “The LC”) is starting to live up to its “city” name. Once a sleepy little town, Lenoir City is now booming with new homes and businesses cropping up all the time. The LC–just west of Farragut in Loudon County–is known for being “The Lakeway of the Smokies.” […]

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Knoxville’s Pick-Your-Own Farms {2017}

It’s that time of year again: Strawberry pickin’ time! There are so many wonderful places in and around Knoxville to go and pick your own strawberries. It has become one of my family’s very favorite things to do every year. There really is nothing like the smell and taste of freshly picked produce. The process […]

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NFC Summer Camps

Summer is More Fun at the National Fitness Center Summer Camps!

Your little ones have worked very hard all school year long and now it’s time for their long-awaited summer break! We know that you have a summer jam-packed with work, vacations, family engagements, and other fun activities. We thank you for considering the summer camp program at the National Fitness Center locations. Camp Hours: Regular […]

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Appalachian Institute for Creative Learning Offers Challenging Programs for Gifted Students

Appalachian Institute for Creative Learning Offers Challenging Programs for Gifted Students

We celebrate the life of the mind, but we’ve seen too many bright, interesting campers who don’t necessarily fit well in a traditional school model, to limit ourselves to those who’ve been classified as gifted. Instead, we call our campers motivated! Our classes offer specialization and individualized instruction unavailable outside of private lessons and college […]

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Hopkins Goes to the Beach

A New Children’s Book to Add to Your Collection: Hopkins Goes to the Beach

Knoxville Moms Blog is excited to share with our readers a new children’s book released earlier this year: Hopkins Goes To The Beach. The book was written by local Knoxville author, Jennifer Hultz! Hopkins learns that even with all the excitement of visiting the beach, nothing compares to the love and security of his mommy! Bright […]

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On the Outskirts of Town

On the Outskirts of Town: Exploring the Fun Surrounding Knox County in Sevier County {Series}

I’m a Knoxville girl, born and raised. Until high school, that is. The summer before my freshman year, my parents moved us just up the road to Seymour. Sevier County was my home for the next fourteen years, and became home yet again after Branden left the Navy. While it may feel “way out” to […]

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How Mother's Day Out Saved My Sanity

How Mother’s Day Out Saved My Sanity

It’s not for everyone. I get that. In the stay-at-home mom community I’m a part of, it’s something that few of us do, but many of us speak of privately. Quietly, I’ve had numerous conversations with close mama friends, many of whom feel that putting their little ones in any kind of program prior to […]

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Knoxville Festival Fun

Knoxville Festival Fun 2017

Festivals come alive during springtime in Knoxville, TN. It’s a fantastic time of year indeed! First warm temperatures of the season arrive making for the perfect environment for outdoor fun! From Opera to chicken wings, reading to biscuits, get your calendars out because I’m here to keep you in the know for all of the […]

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