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Go Fly a Kite! I am always on the hunt for interesting things to do with my family, things that are out of the ordinary and sure to provide memories to cherish.  Atlanta is such a beautiful city with a rich history and it never fails that she provides great opportunities for families if you…   [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]

Bernie Running 1

No. I run, but I am not a runner. A few weeks ago, my fellow CFF blogger Leigh Anne wrote this post about being an active and fit family.  Leigh Anne did such a great job offering ways to stay active and included some really awesome links to local running groups.  Since the weather is getting warmer and it…   [Read the full article]

Sochi for kids

The excitement of the Winter Olympics begins again! From February 7 to February 23, the world will be watching the awe-inspiring world class athletes strive to bring the gold home for their respective countries.  This year Sochi in Russia will play host to the XXII Winter Olympic Games and the XI Paralympic Winter Olympic Games. …   [Read the full article]

                                  I don’t know about you, but having a toddler and a baby on the way means DH and I don’t get as much adult conversation and time together as we used to. Now that we have moved closer…   [Read the full article]

Joseph and the Kids

This summer has been busy! I want to tell you all about the fun we’ve been having this summer. My husband has been home and my sister-in-law surprised me with my dad showing up out of the blue to celebrate the kids’ birthday party with us, which I will share with you in my next…   [Read the full article]

Bubbles & Brushes

Last week, the Goober and I met up with some friends for a playdate and thought we would try out one of the places that made PSMB’s 25 Summertime Activities List: Bubbles and Brushes in Newnan, Georgia. Bubbles and Brushes is a full service art studio, where they have an “open studio” policy where you…   [Read the full article]

BGCA Open the Door Logo

          Last week I was invited to the Brookhaven Boys & Girls Club Live Blogger Event in preparation for the launch of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta (BGCMA)’s “75 Blue Doors” Project.  BGCMA is celebrating its 75th anniversary (woot woot!) and want to share how they have been opening doors for…   [Read the full article]