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Kid Friendly Activities to Get You Out of the House

Kid-friendly Activities to Get You Out of the House

I’m an unashamed homebody. But my kids? They need some out of the house time. So while I’ve created an environment in which I’m comfortable and thriving, sometimes I have to push myself out of my comfort zone to make sure they are fulfilled. Often, the thought of going out in public with my three- […]

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Knoxville Area Equestrian Roundup

Knoxville Area Equestrian & Riding Stable Roundup

A few months ago my daughter was, should I say, passionate about horses. She collected horse toys and decorations with gusto. She wore clothes and toted bags covered in horses and unicorns. She even had a horse birthday, complete with horseshoe donuts! Given her deep love for horses, nothing captured her heart like riding a [...]
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3 Things Every Parent Should Know

Three Things Every Parent Should Know About Keeping Their Children Safe in the Summer

For most parents, their children’s safety is a top priority. Technology has provided many tools to assist us in keeping our children safe, yet technology cannot replace our vigilance, and regardless of how hard we may try, danger still exists. In the summer, sometimes that danger is elevated because of more free time, extra outdoor […]

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Suntrust Park Tips

Cheering on the Braves at SunTrust Park: 5 Quick Tips for a Home Run Experience!

One of my favorite things about living in Knoxville is our close proximity to so many excellent venues. My family really enjoys exploring new locations and attending sporting events, so we were excited to check out a Braves game in the team’s new home, Suntrust Park. The new 41,000-seat venue opened for the 2017 season […]

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Tate's School

Why Outdoor Learning Benefits Students Of All Ages

A recent article in Psychology Today reports that students who participated in an outdoor education program as part of their science curriculum felt significantly more motivated and competent than students who participated in the same program indoors. The students who learned outdoors even generated more detailed knowledge, such as the botanical names of plants. Written […]

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Knoxville Christmas Tree Farms 2017

Knoxville Christmas Tree Farms 2017

Bundle up and get outside, Knoxville! The fall colors are not the only sight to see in East Tennessee; the wintry Christmas tree farms are equally as festive! Whether you’re looking to start a new family tradition or just want a day among the trees to see the scenery, I’ve got the latest scoop on the […]

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