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The 2016 Guide to Knoxville’s Vacation Bible Schools

It looks like this summer will be filled with some awesome local Vacation Bible Schools! All of the themes seem very interesting, educational, and fun. There are varying times from which to choose– early morning as well as evening times. There are also classes for just about any age you can think of! June Overflow […]

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Spring Summer Outdoor Essentials

Spring and Summer Outdoor Essentials

The sun is shining, the birds and chirping and the smell of freshly cut grass radiates throughout your neighborhood. Your windows are open and the light breeze makes you crave being out in the sunshine. I don’t know about you, but my family is ready to log some serious hours playing in the great outdoors! […]

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Montessori for Moms

Montessori for Moms

As a working mom and mother of a 1-year-old boy, I often find myself obsessing over the details of my son’s experience at his nanny’s. I think about his socialization, diet, nap times and exposure to stimulation. When I transferred from a retail position to a new job at a Montessori school, my fascination in […]

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40 Non-Toy Gifts {The Ultimate Non-Toy Gift Guide for ALL Ages}

It’s birthday season! Here’s a freshened up version of my Non-Toy Gift Guide!  Our kids have so many toys. So many. Too many. We have baby toys, toddler toys, trains, cars, golf clubs, hockey sticks, crayons, dump trucks, Legos, baby dolls, princesses, Barbies, Shopkins, and on and on. And multiples of most of them. We are very fortunate and have way […]

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2015 Fall Fun Festivities

Grab your boots and your apple cider. Fall has arrived, y’all! I’m here again today to serve as your virtual tour guide through some local fall fun festivities happening during the months of September, October and November, mostly fall-like things and a few other random activity suggestions in between. If you’re looking for corn mazes, […]

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Easy Peasy Sensory Fun!

Have you ever seen your child intensely digging in the sand box? Concentrating ever so carefully on the tiny bits of sand that are sifting through his/her tiny fingers. Carefully touching and exploring the textures that are before them. Children respond differently to sensory experiences and these experiences can be therapeutic, improve motor skills, contribute […]

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Apple Picking Fun with Recipes!

All photos in this post are courtesy of the lovely Kara Williams. Fall’s crisp air is a welcome change after the hot, humid summer we’ve had and it seems only appropriate to welcome this new season with some apple picking! Wouldn’t you agree that an excursion to a local orchard sounds like a great way […]

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2015 Knoxville Moms Blog List of Knoxville Corn Mazes and Pumpkin Patches

Knoxville Corn Mazes, Pumpkin Patches, Trick-or-Treating, Oh My! {2015}

Get excited, folks! Hints of fall are in the air as the nights are turning cooler, the stores are stocking their shelves with all things pumpkin, and the long-awaited PSL returns to your nearby Starbucks next week! (That’s the pumpkin spice latte for you non-coffee drinkers!) Knoxville and the surrounding areas make the remainder of […]

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Join Angela Floyd Schools This Fall for Dance and Music Classes!

Angela Floyd School for Dance and Music is celebrating its 18th Anniversary in Knoxville.  According to the school’s director, Angela Floyd, the school expanded to a 2nd location in North Knoxville after quickly outgrowing the school’s original West Knoxville location which opened in 1997.  The school’s rapid growth stems from its dedication to providing convenient […]

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2nd Annual Beat the Heat with Splash Pad Fun Event {Recap}

At the end of June KMB hosted its 2nd annual Beat the Heat event at the Town of Farragut‘s McFee Park Splash Pad and Playground. This family friendly event was a total blast! Kids of all ages has a great time cooling off in the splash pad, running around the playground and hanging out in the shaded pavilion, […]

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