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Do you have a regular date night with your special someone?  Or is it more typical to go months without one?  When you do get out, what does your typical date night look like? A few of the CFF contributors answer those questions. Allie: My ideal date night involves child are for my littles, a…   [Read the full article]

Frigid Frog 3

Have you been to the Frigid Frog yet?  Even though the kids are mostly back in school now the ‘summer’ is just heating up!  I know my thermometer has been in the high 90’s the past couple days which  means it is still pool, sprinkler, and most importantly….Snow Cone weather!  The weather is perfect for…   [Read the full article]

Worried the summer kid movie fun is over?  Worry no longer!  NCG Movie Theater in Sharpsburg will once again host a FREE Family Film Festival. August 22, 23, and 24            Mr. Peabody & Sherman Rated PG August 29, 30, and 31            LEGO Movie  Rated PG…   [Read the full article]

Splash pad 4 edited

What can you get for $1 nowadays?  A cheaply made toy at the dollar store, or a greasy burger at a fast food restaurant.  That’s pretty much it.  How about admission to the brand new splash pad in Grantville?  I’m calling it the best $1 i’ve spent all summer. The location– Some of you might…   [Read the full article]

Local Spotlight Whitley Farms Sharpsburg Georgia

Memorial Day weekend my husband and I took our kids and met up with friends to go strawberry picking at Whitley Farms in Sharpsburg, Georgia and I have to say it might have been the most delicious fun we have had so far this summer. Admittedly the summer just started but a trip out to…   [Read the full article]

summer bucket list 2

I shared with you all that I was planning to go back to work soon. Well, it is now official… I was offered a job teaching at a cyber-school and I will be starting NEXT MONTH. I am very thankful for the time I have had as a stay-at-home-mom, but I am excited for a…   [Read the full article]

skylars fairytales

My youngest daughter just turned three and we decided to have a Frozen-themed birthday party. (My girls have been OBSESSED with Frozen for months now; I’m sure many of you can relate!) I searched around the metro area for a business that could provide an Elsa appearance for our party. Most of them were very…   [Read the full article]

spring 2014 contributor call

You might be a good contributor for CFF if: -Each time you read a post, you think…been there, done that! -Your FB status updates could be the titles to popular blog posts -You are passionate about (insert pretty much anything here) -You’ve ever thought about starting a blog -You have a blog and would like…   [Read the full article]

2014 Coweta-Fayette Summer Camp picks

Every time spring rolls around, it becomes a free-for-all for summer camp advertising, which is awesome and great but can be a bit overwhelming, especially if you are new to the summer camp world. That why we came up with the idea to each pick 3 summer camps that we either have sent kids to…   [Read the full article]

Tips for Surviving the CRCT pic

They happen each and every year.  The mere mention of the acronym strikes fear into the hearts of parents and children alike.  And they’re right around the corner. Are you ready for them? They are the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests  (cue the “dun, dun, dun” music) and they begin next week. As scary and nerve-wracking as these standardized tests are,…   [Read the full article]