In 2013, our family moved to a new naval base the day after Christmas. Homesick for Tennessee AND our home and friends in Maryland, I wanted to do something special for New Year's Eve. It's one of my favorite...
With our first little tease of fall weather having come and gone, we can all be hopeful fall is actually just around the corner. Cooler temperatures or not, the season's activities are approaching quickly, so get excited! Grab your...
I really wanted to get a season pass to a theme park or kid-centric fun place this year to give us more encouragement to get out of the house. I couldn't decide where until about May 2017. Requirements were:...
Dollywood offers an authentic theme park experience, complete with roller coasters, mouth-watering eateries, and an old fashioned main street full of cute shops. Visiting Dollywood can seem like a pipe dream when you have tiny children, but there's actually...
Festivals come alive during springtime in Knoxville, TN. It's a fantastic time of year indeed! First warm temperatures of the season arrive making for the perfect environment for outdoor fun! From Opera to chicken wings, reading to biscuits, get...
Easter is a holiday that is celebrated so well in our big little city and I am super excited to share lots of fun family events coming up soon! Whether this is a new experience for you or you're...
It’s not a popular thing to say, but I hate when my kids get dirty. I know -- they need to make messes and get dirty to learn and grow, enjoy childhood, etc. And I do let them get...
Looking for something fun to do when it is bitter cold outside or insanely hot? Welcome to our Free and Inexpensive Indoor Activities for Kids, 2017 edition (note: click on the blue location to take you to the business...
It's a little ironic that I'm writing this post when we are having an abnormally warm winter, it's 60 degrees outside and I have my windows wide open. Just last week snow was on the ground, the first day...
Turkey Day is quick approaching and I'm the first person to jump onto Pinterest to find the best holiday crafts and DIY projects. Especially projects I can do with my kids. So, I searched around and found some Thanksgiving...
It's here, friends! 'Tis the season! Knoxville certainly knows how to celebrate the holidays and you are invited to a fabulous bunch of festivities all around the area that lasts through the remainder of the year! Hold onto your jingle bells...
If you're looking for a NEW birthday party destination, Smart Toys and Books has you covered. At Smart Toys and Books, we make parties as easy as 1...2...3. That's right, you invite the guests and we do the rest. Our Party &...

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Where to See Christmas Lights in Knoxville

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Driving around town to find the best light display has always been one of my favorite Christmas traditions. My parents drove us around every...
Knoxville Christmas Tree Farms

Knoxville Christmas Tree Farms