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Road Trip: Affordable, Close, Fun! {Cincinnati, Ohio}

It’s hard to believe, but summer is just weeks away. No matter how old (or how young) you are there is just a certain something about summertime. Just ask Olaf. Or the Fresh Prince. Freedom, adventure and relaxation. Sigh. For many families (including mine) that means hitting the road for vacation. The beach is a […]

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Road Trip: Affordable, Close, Fun!

It’s hard to believe, but summer is just weeks away. No matter how old (or how young), there is just a certain something about summertime. Just ask Olaf. Or the Fresh Prince. Freedom, adventure and relaxation. Sigh. For many families (including mine) that means hitting the road for vacation. The beach is a popular destination, […]

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Stepping Away

I am in the mode to go all the time. I’m a mom, after all. I’m always doing stuff. Important stuff. I keep everyone clothed, fed, happy {relatively}. I think of my children, my husband, my house, my nutrition work, my support group work, exercising, feeding my family well, making appointments, therapies for the kids, […]

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100 summer activities for kids

Summer Bucket of Fun List

There’s no excuse for the kids to be bored here in Knoxville this summer. Our city has a vast array of activities to keep children of all ages busy all summer long! If you need help planning activities for your family to do together this summer, here’s a bucketful of suggestions to get you started. […]

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Knoxville Urban Wilderness

Knox Area Urban Wilderness

I love living in Knoxville because we are perfectly situated in a valley surrounded by the mountains and the great outdoors. We are within a short drive and day-trip away from the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, Big South Fork, Obed Wild and Scenic River, and the Hiwassee River Area (all full of camping, hiking, […]

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