A few weeks ago, I happened to see a post in a Facebook group about a local farm called Paso Fino Farms that offers date night horseback riding. Seeing it, I pictured a happy couple riding off into the sunset together and it immediately sparked my interest since it was very, very different from the(…)
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In lieu of a family vacation or staycation, my family decided to take a day trip to Chattanooga. I love how close it is to North Alabama! If you have younger children or grandchildren in your family, you should make plans to check out the Creative Discover Museum, located in downtown Chattanooga and very close to the Tennessee Aquarium and great restaurants.
The last time I went to the Tennessee Aquarium, I was a kid and I thought it was the best place in the world to visit. Now that I’m a mom myself, my family decided to go and I was pleasantly surprised at how much is grown! There are now TWO buildings to visit—one is(…)
Gilwood Park is “a park dedicated to the ones that lost their life in the April 27th, 2011 tornadoes from Madison and Limestone Counties in Alabama.” It began as a memorial to Shannon Gail Rudd Sampson, the daughter of Cindy and Ken Mitchell but grew into a park to honor all those lost. It’s nestled(…)
What better day is there to visit Sub Zero Ice Cream & Yogurt than National Ice Cream Day?! We stopped to check out this new place in Madison, and I smiled when I saw my son’s eyes widen watching the big white cloud coming from the ice cream counter – ice cream with a little(…)
If you live in Alabama in the summertime and have kids, it’s important to have water options! There’s a colorful splash pad located at SNAP Playground in Hartselle (and it’s wheelchair accessible). It’s free and has about a dozen water features including bubbling geysers, water guns, dumping buckets, sprinklers, and a roll arch. There is(…)