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PRESCHOOL HOTSPOTS

Preschool hotspots that allow you to keep your sanity

There are a plethora of great places for preschoolers in and around Atlanta, but some of those places are packed with bright lights, rowdy kids, screeching noises…it’s too much. I try to focus on my kiddos, but the only thing on my mind is getting home to a few ibuprofen and a hot bath. Here, however, are seven places the bring fun, calm, connection, and peace. Whew.




Dunaway Gardens

Dunaway Gardens: A Photo Journal of Atlanta’s Secret Paradise

Dunaway Gardens was once a large theatrical training ground for producers, directors, and performers. This garden is the South’s largest natural rock and floral garden, and was built by the husband of Hetty Jane Dunaway (Sewell.) It saw the likes of Walt Disney and other famous figures. Sarah Ophelia Colley lived here as a director for several years, known for her character Minnie Pearl.



We Reveal Our 52 Favorite Things To Do With Toddlers in Atlanta

School is back in session. The big kids are learning new words, standing in the lunch line, and doodling in their notebooks in the back of the room. If you have a little one at home now, it’s time to put the focus on them! Heck, even if you ONLY have a little one, back-to-school in the city is the time of year you want to spend adventuring with your little one. The crowds are at a minimum, and there are great programs beginning in the fall. Here is a list of our favorite things to do with babies and toddler in Atlanta.