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Nashville Weekend Happenings: October 20-22

Pickin’ Leiper’s Fork When: Friday, Oct. 20th (3-7) and Saturday, Oct. 21st (9-5) Where: Village of Leiper’s Fork (4208 Old Hillsboro Rd. Franklin) What: Antiques and Vintage show, live music, food, drinks 36th Annual Tennessee State Pow Wow and Fall Festival When: Friday, October 20th thru Sunday, October 22nd Where: Long Hunter State Park (2910… Continue Reading

Nashville Weekend Happenings: October 20-22

Pickin’ Leiper’s Fork When: Friday, Oct. 20th (3-7) and Saturday, Oct. 21st (9-5) Where: Village of Leiper’s Fork (4208 Old Hillsboro Rd. Franklin) What: Antiques and Vintage show, live music, food, drinks 36th Annual Tennessee State Pow Wow and Fall Festival When: Friday, October 20th thru Sunday, October 22nd Where: Long Hunter State Park (2910… Continue Reading

Halloween Treats with Our Best Bites

Our Best Bites has been my go-to website for cooking inspiration for years….before Pinterest, y’all!  I thought I would share a few of my favorite OBB Halloween recipes in case you’re looking for some party treats! Caramel Toffee Fruit Dip: I have made this dip for so many occasions and have gotten so many compliments!… Continue Reading

Best Nashville Spots for Family Photos

Tis the season for family photos! We’ve gathered a list of the best photoshoot spots around town, thanks for our friends on social media! Can’t wait to see all those Christmas card pictures this year! Percy Warner Park Harlinsdale Farm Centennial Park Gardens Ellington Agricultural Center Radnor Lake Printer’s Alley Downtown Nashville Downtown Franklin Draper… Continue Reading

The GLOW: A Jack O’Lantern Experience

    At the first sight of the leaves changing or a crisp morning, all of Nashville starts seeing pumpkins! Lucky for us, The GLOW: A Jack O’Lantern Experience is coming to The Fontanel in Whites Creek for three weekends this fall: October 13-15, October 19-22 and October 26-29. THE GLOW is a family friendly experience… Continue Reading

Nashville Weekend Happenings: October 13-15

  Boo at The Zoo When: Friday, October 13th through October 29th Where: Nashville Zoo What: Bring your little ghosts and goblins for a fun night at the zoo! Games, entertainment, carousel rides, hayrides, trick-or-treating and more! Tickets are required Family Harvest Days When: Friday, October 13th from 4-7 p.m. Where: Rutherford County Baptist Church,… Continue Reading

The Sleeping Beauty

The Nashville Ballet opened the season with one of the most beloved ballets of all time, The Sleeping Beauty. The Sleeping Beauty featured some of the most challenging, classical choreography and the score was performed live by the Nashville Symphony. The night was full of beauty and art. The costume and set were magically designed and were new… Continue Reading

Nashville Weekend Happenings: October 6-8

    Magpies Super Storytime When: October 6th at 10 a.m. Where: Magpies (6027 Hwy. 100, Nashville) What: Join Caroline Cook for a special reading and all jammie will be 20% off Nashville Oktoberfest When: October 5-8 Where: Historic Germantown What: Nashville’s annual Oktoberfest features traditional German food and music. The celebration includes a parade,… Continue Reading

On Set with Pickler & Ben

  I rounded up some of my favorite girls to go see Pickler & Ben, a new daytime talkshow hosted by country music star Kellie Pickler and television personality Ben Aaron in Nashville. Faith Hill is also a producer on the show! The show features segments on celebrities, cooking, entertaining, decorating, gardening, beauty and entertaining.… Continue Reading

National Taco Day!

Now here’s a day we can all celebrate-National TACO Day!! My friend, Melissa gave me this Taco Soup recipe back when I had no idea how to cook (not too much has changed) but this has been a family favorite over the years!    *Taco Soup* Ingredients: 2 pounds ground beef (or omit for a… Continue Reading

Blue Balloon: A Songwriting School

Blue Balloon Songwriting School for Small People based in NYC just launched their program here in Music City! My daughter is always making up songs and “performing” so we knew Blue Balloon would be the perfect place to start with music and songwriting lessons. Founded by Rachel Lipson, a songwriter, performer, artist and former classroom… Continue Reading