Archives for March 2014

Love Youth Fitness Review & GIVEAWAY!

Nestled next to a Dairy Queen and The Hot Dog Factory, there’s a studio where your pre-teens can dance themselves fit. Love Youth Fitness operates out of the LL Fitness Studio (1529 Spring Road, Ste. C) and offers 2 different classes to get children and tweens fit and empowered, cleverly disguising all that healthy stuff […]

Weekend Fun, March 28 – 30

Friday Lent Family Fish Fry Dinner. 5:30 – 7:30. St Joseph Catholic Church, Lacey Street, Marietta, GA. Tickets available at Marist Hall every Friday during Lent except Good Friday. Adults/$9, Children 3 – 12/$5, Children under 3/Free. Maximum for the Family – $25 (2 adults & 3 or more Children). Young Actors Playhouse Presents “Back to the Beanstalk”. 7:30pm. Young Actors […]

Weekend Fun, March 21 – 23

Friday Kindermart. 9:30 – 8pm. (Strollers welcome after 11am) Smyrna First United Methodist Church. Expanded space and added sellers. Load up on books, toys and all the baby equipment you never knew you needed. All 4 Kids Consignment Sale – East Cobb. 9:30 – 8pm. (Strollers welcome after 11am). 400 Sellers and bargains galore. Clothes, toys, […]

{One Mom’s Opinion} When is your family complete?

Some decisions in life are clear and straightforward. They usually come with a choice between A and B and can be made without a whole lot of effort. However, when it comes to major life decisions about things like health, family, money, and work, those conversations become intensely complicated. And sometimes the decision just never […]

{Worth the Drive} Golden Isles

  The first family vacation that I remember vividly was to the Cloister on Sea Island when I was 7 years old. It was 10 days of sun, diving for sand dollars, bingo, milkshakes, and reading comic books during the brief cooling afternoon showers. It became a family tradition, one that today, 35 plus years […]

Weekend Fun, March 14 – 16

Friday   American Girl’s Truly Talented You Workshop. 4pm. Barnes & Noble, Cumberland. Join us for an event inspired by American Girls newest Girl of the Year, Isabelle Palmer. At this event, girls will learn about Isabelle and how to recognize, appreciate and celebrate their own special talents. Recommended for girls 8 – 12. Lent Family Fish […]

Weekend Fun, March 7 – 9

Friday Cumberland Community Church MOPS Consignment Sale. 9:30am – 7pm. 110 Sports Ave SE, Smyrna. Cumberland Community Church MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) holds a semi-annual sale each Fall and Spring.  There will be over 200 sellers from all over Atlanta and the space features wide-open spaces for shopping with strollers. There will be high-quality, gently used clothing in […]

{Worth the Drive} Savannah, GA

Like Charleston, Savannah is another short trip that offers plenty for both parents and young kids.  To me, the best part about Savannah is that the trip through town to go eat or shop can be as much fun as your ultimate destination.  The city provides endless squares with fountains, statues, gazebos, and the like […]

{Craft} St. Patrick’s Day Rainbows

When I think of Saint Patrick’s Day, I think of rainbows.  I’ll choose the gorgeous colors of a rainbow over a leprechaun any day.  Here’s a fun way to use ingredients you already have in your kitchen to make salt dough rainbows. This is a good project for a rainy day since it takes a […]