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The Color Run 2016 Dates & Discounts

The Color Run 2016 Dates & Discounts

I have found a fun discount I would like to share with you: $10 off the Color Run Las Vegas on February 27th all you need is the coupon code SASVEGAS10OFF.  This deal is good through February 25th. Want to run the Color Run, but don’t live in Las Vegas?  Sadly I don’t have a discount for that, but I do …

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Macy’s Cyber Monday Twitter Party *$475 in Prizes!*

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Where will you be on Cyber Monday? Wherever you are, make sure you’re by your computer for our Macy’s Cyber Monday Twitter Party! That’s right, I’ll be co-hosting a Macy’s Twitter party scheduled for (Cyber) Monday, November 30th at 9AM PT/12PM ET. We’ll be tweeting about all things Macy’s and holiday shopping, while sharing our favorite gifts, deals and tips …

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So You Think You Can Dance Tour Nashville Review

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Last night, the family and I went to TPAC for the So You Think You Can Dance Tour Nashville show. We didn’t realize you were allowed to take photos until the second act (yes, there was almost three hours of dancing!), so what we lacked in the first half of the show, we more than made up for in the …

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Invent It. Build It. #WE15 Nashville Family 4 Pack Giveaway

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I have an 11 year old daughter in the 6th grade. Unlike her outgoing mother at her age, Kariss isn’t exactly sure what she wants to do or be when she “grows up”. What she does know is that she loves animals, anything having to do with the ocean and Hawaii. She’ll tell you herself she’s good at math and …

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International Festivals in Nashville September 2015

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There are even more international festivals in Nashville this weekend and I received an email from a colleague of mine at Lipscomb University that summed it up so well, I wanted to share it with you. Our family went to the Greek festival last weekend and not only was it a GORGEOUS night (in the 50’s!), our kids – while initially hesitant …

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American Girl Nashville Store Opening

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The new American Girl Nashville store officially opens this Saturday, but we got a sneak peak today…and you can too! That’s right, American Girl celebrates it’s Grand Opening in Nashville (at Cool Springs Galleria in Franklin, to be exact) on Saturday, May 30, but their “soft opening” was today, which means everyone is welcome! We didn’t have to wait in …

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Top 7 Things to Remember the Day of Running a Marathon

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I may not be the most experienced marathon runner, but I’m sharing the top 7 things to remember the day of running a marathon. Heck, who am I kidding? I’ve never actually run a marathon! Well, that’s not completely true; I’ve run a half-marathon, intended on running the St. Jude Country Music Marathon in Nashville in 2014 but a broken foot …

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How to Support the St Jude Country Music Marathon (without running!)

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As a mom, I naturally have a soft spot in my heart for kids who are hurting or sick. Really, what human being wouldn’t, regardless of whether or not they are a parent? But ever since visiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis last year, I hugged my kids a little closer and prayed a little harder. Not only is …

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Nashville Easter Egg Hunts: Red Caboose Park Egg Hunt & more

Nashville Easter Egg Hunts 2014

Looking for all the Nashville Easter Egg Hunts? I’ve put together all the Easter Egg hunt information I could find! The majority of Nashville Easter Egg Hunts happen the Saturday before Easter, (Easter Sunday 2015 is April 5) including one of our favorites, the Red Caboose Park Egg Hunt (at the corner of 656 Colice Jeanne Road – just down …

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Nashville’s Nutcracker Youth Cast Dancer Behind the Scenes Interview

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Nashville’s Nutcracker Youth Cast Dancer Behind the Scenes Interview This year, my daughter once again joined the Nashville Ballet Youth Cast for Nashville’s Nutcracker as a garden fairy. Two years ago, I chronicled the behind the scenes life of a parent of a youth cast dancer, videoing everything from rehearsals to costume fittings and even back stage before their performance …

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