Have you heard of Tough Mudder Atlanta? It’s a 10 to 12-mile team event April 29 and 30, traversing 20 grueling obstacles. And yes, there is mud -and water and ice- and lots of it. Not for you, you say? So did I. But the more I learned about this outwardly daunting physical event, the more I realized how little I actually knew. Here are 10 things about Tough Mudder that you should know before dismissing it outright as an insane idea.Read More
Amidst the flurry of Thanksgiving recipe-testing and prepping the home to host guests, we’ve gathered a collection of pumpkin-smashing, almost-Christmas events to get you out of the house for a little while. Take the kids to experience a live performance, learn about human rights, or simply gaze at the moon. Those moments together are what we’re most thankful for, anyway.
For those who want to take a deeper dive into the theater’s history, the Fox Theatre Ghost Tours (running October 9 – 30) offer just that, infused with a streak of Halloween-time spookiness. One of the Fox’s expert guides will lead you through spaces both familiar and foreign, from the lobby and downstairs ladies lounge to the bowels of the building beneath the stage.
Freed Spirits is set in Atlanta’s Oakland Cemetery, and begins with a tornado that rips through the landmark cemetery, unearthing objects and spirits that have been buried for hundreds of years. A group of 4 quirky characters have to work together to unravel the mystery, and discover the truth about the cemetery’s secrets and each other.
We are HUGE fans of Dunwoody Nature Center. We adore the creek, the playground, the regular events…it’s the very definition of a ‘gem’ in Metro Atlanta. That’s why we are elated to share information about their inaugural Art in the Park event, cleverly dubbed Hoos in the Forest this year.
Magic Tree House® has arrived at the Children’s Museum of Atlanta, and we couldn’t be more excited. Are these books a hit in your house, too? Come and experience three of these fantastic books with your kiddos September 24, 2016 –January 16, 2017
We all know how difficult it is to get quality care in Buckhead. We’ve heard from readers that the best preschool and early education facilities are filled to capacity in that part of the city, which is why we are elated to work with Bright Horizons to help promote their newest Atlanta location in Buckhead!