Fall Family Getaway – Gatlinburg, Tennessee

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It’s our favorite time of year and we love getting away for a few days or long weekends to enjoy the cool weather and to see the colors changing. This past weekend, we took a Fall Family Getaway to Gatlinburg, Tennessee (one of our favorite places to visit in the Fall) and had a great […]

Norwegian Cruise Line: Alaskan Cruise Review

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Woah, what a week this was! We just got back from our Alaskan Cruise with Norwegian Cruise Line and it was absolutely breathtaking. My husband and I have cruised before with Norwegian and we’ve also been to Alaska. Both were that great that we had to do it again. This time, we brought our older […]

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Atlanta {review & giveaway}

LEGOLAND Atlanta Review & Giveaway

LegoLand Discovery Center in Atlanta is definitely a “must-see” when you’re in Atlanta. We went this past week and the boys are still talking about our visit, it was that good! There is something for everyone in the family, for all ages! Jump into the biggest box of LEGO® bricks Ever! See Atlanta attractions made […]

Titanic Museum: Pigeon Forge


Everytime we pass by the Titanic Museum in Pigeon Forge, my boys always beg for us to stop. Our schedule has never allowed it, but next week, we’re headed to Pigeon Forge and we’re going to stop this time! They are so excited! They love ships and have just begun to understand what the Titanic […]

Homeschool Day at Dollywood

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Calling all homeschool families! We LOVE Dollywood. It’s one of our favorite places to visit. When we heard they have a Homeschool Day coming up, we knew we had to make plans to be there. This special event at Dollywood will be on August 3rd, 2013. Some of the special educational programs include: 11:00 a.m. at […]

Ripleys Aquarium of the Smokies {giveaway}


This past weekend we went camping in the Smokies. We had lots of time for tubing down the Little Pigeon River, games of Uno, eating hotdogs over a campfire, and listening to the birds chirp in the morning. I love camping and think it’s a great family activity/vacation. You’re forced to be together and great […]

Weekend Getaway: Chattanooga, TN {day three}

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Our third day in Chattanooga was just as fun as the previous days. We went to the Creative Discovery Museum and Rock City. {we loved each!} We spent about 2.5 hours at the Creative Discovery Museum and we had to pry our kids out of there. They didn’t want to leave. We spent lots of […]

Weekend Getaway: Chattanooga, TN {day two}


After a late night swim the night before and sleeping in the next morning, we all were rested and headed down to breakfast. Can I just say the breakfast at The Chattanoogan is amazing and definitely worth the money? We stay at a lot of hotels. We travel a lot. So, we’ve had plenty breakfast […]

Weekend Getaway: Chattanooga, TN {day one & a giveaway}


This past weekend, we took the boys to Chattanooga. Chattanooga is one of our favorite places to visit, especially when we’re wanting to get away for just a couple of days. We decided to stay at one of our favorite hotels of all time, The Chattanoogan. Why do we love this hotel so much?   […]

Creative Discovery Museum – Chattanooga {giveaway}


Creative Discovery Museum is recognized as one of the premier hands-on children’s museums in the region. Our mission is to inspire all children to explore, innovate, create and play. Our staff welcomes approximately 260,000 guests every year. The Museum fulfills its mission through permanent and temporary exhibits and an extensive array of education programs. The audience […]