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YMCA Best Summer Ever and More!

Ready or not, here comes summer! Yes it’s still technically winter, but let’s not split hairs here… the past few weeks have been unseasonably warm, which makes us daydream about summer around the corner. And parents aren’t the only ones counting the days until summer—kids are too! Visions of pools, crafts, freedom, sports, outdoors, nature […]

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Top 6 Reasons a Lookouts Game is the Perfect Way to Spend a Summer Day #chattanoogaactivities

Top 6 Reasons a Lookouts Game is the Perfect Way to Spend a Summer Day

With summer officially upon us and the kids all out of school, families all over the Chattanooga area are searching for fun ways to pass the time, and what better way to do that than to head on over to AT&T Field to catch America’s favorite pastime with the Chattanooga Lookouts baseball team. Here are […]

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Chattanooga Summer Survival Guide: Outdoor Activities that Beat the Heat

Gorgeous summer weather in the Tennessee Valley has us all itching to get outside, but it’s just SO. HOT. What’s a parent to do when the first words out of her child’s mouth every-single-morning are “Outside, mama?” Charlie and I have gathered a list of some of our favorite outdoor activities in the area that can […]

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5 Great Summer Beach Reads

We are headed off to our favorite beach soon. With kids, I don’t get to do a lot of reading on the actual beach unless I can catch a few kid-free hours while they rest with another adult. But we do take advantage of the beautiful screened-in porch at our beach house, reading while my […]

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Hiking Guide

The Complete Kid’s Guide: Hiking with Parents in Chattanooga

Disclaimer: In case you begin to compare your precious progeny’s intellectual ability with my own, this post is not in fact published by my dear son, and I have taken some liberties writing facetiously in his name.  A couple months ago, my mother wrote a post for this website about my brothers and I, particularly about our lack of […]

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Chattanooga Independence Day Events 2016

If you are looking for something fun to do on Fourth of July weekend but aren’t sure what is out there, check out this list of events in and around town. Have fun and be safe! Collegedale’s Independence Day Concert and Fireworks July 3, 4-10pm Collegedale Veteran’s Park Fourteen-time Grammy award winning artist Ricky Skaggs […]

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Experience a Fun-Filled Summer with Baylor Summer Camps

Baylor summer camps have provided summer fun and adventure for 70 years. We take full advantage of our amazing campus by offering four overnight and 35 day programs all summer long. We also take summer fun seriously, which means our camp counselors, faculty, and coaches are teaming up to provide each camper the best experience […]

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Chattanooga VBS Guide – Summer 2016

My sister and I always joke that our mom (a teacher, well-deserving of her three-month break) sent us to a Vacation Bible School every single week during the summer. It didn’t matter if it was at a Methodist, Baptist, or Presbyterian church, if a bus ran by our house, we were on it, off to learn about Jesus […]

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