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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]

special needs resource guide

This is a post I’ve been wanting to publish for a while. As you may or may not know, I am a special education teacher. In my experience, I have found that the special education process can be very overwhelming for parents. Therefore, I thought it might be helpful to have a resource guide for…   [Read the full article]

In the Art of It Studio Local Spotlight

I have always had birthday parties for my children at our home, but decided to try something different this year. My oldest was turning six and wanted to have an art party. Lucky for us, there are several options around town for such a celebration. We ended up having the party at In the Art…   [Read the full article]

My view from here logo

The following images are a snapshot of what I experience each day.  I try not to live life through the lens of my camera (or phone) but i do like to capture bits of what goes on.  So, here is a peek into what has been going on with the Joneses this week. We’d love…   [Read the full article]

Southside Date Nights

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, so it got me thinking about that special luxury that most parents do not partake in nearly enough: Date Night. While we are lucky to live close enough to the city, we don’t always feel like going to Atlanta. So, I wanted to share some of my favorite…   [Read the full article]

christmas series part 3

  This is the final post of this series for the 2013 holiday season. To read the other two posts, click here and here. This final installment will focus on SHOPPING LOCAL! As you have probably seen, we had our own campaign encouraging our readers to #shopcowetafayette. While there are awesome deals to be found…   [Read the full article]

Shop coweta fayette logo

Next week we will launch #shopcowetafayette, where we will be sharing some great Holiday shopping ideas from all kinds of local businesses….AND will have giveaways from each!  You’ll want to stay tuned for all the fun!   We’re so excited to be sharing some awesome local businesses with you next week….and there is still room…   [Read the full article]

Be santa

When most of us think of giving at the holidays, we usually think about giving to children. There are amazing organizations that focus on this cause each year. However, there is a group that is often overlooked – senior citizens. There are many seniors that are without family or neglected by the family they do…   [Read the full article]

goddard school

  When I began looking for a school for my son I knew that I had some standards that I wanted. Curriculum of course was one, but to be honest the first on my list was good and consistent infection control standards and practices. So my search began. I asked around and looked around my…   [Read the full article]


A couple weeks ago, We had a great time getting new photos taken by Kima Golden of The Sweetest Things Photography by Kima. Kima is a local mom and photographer based right here in Coweta/Fayette counties.  I can’t say enough about how great it was to work with Kima.  Scheduling a photo shoot around the…   [Read the full article]