Life Hacks

Murfreesboro Mama takes to the trail

7 ways to rediscover the Greenway this fall

Sep 17, 2019 at 10:33 am by Laura Beth Payne

I don't know about you, but I don't take advantage of our Greenway system nearly enough. The paths winding around Stones River include 13 trailheads, but my family and I tend.... Read More

Dads2Dads: Dad, Who’s Your Role Model?

Sep 17, 2019 at 09:00 am by Dads2Dads

Dad, your children keep a watchful eye on you. We know, you’re not sure they acknowledge that you exist at times. They walk past you without speaking, and they hear you.... Read More

Dads2Dads: Mentor as Caregiver

Sep 10, 2019 at 01:23 pm by Dads2Dads

We should all be so lucky as to have a mentor, a friend and coach who cares about what we do and how we do it. A mentoring relationship has a powerful effect on a young person.... Read More
Murfreesboro Mama

Murfreesboro Mama: 9 reasons to head to local libraries this month

Sep 10, 2019 at 10:00 am by Laura Beth Payne

More than just the entrée of pumpkin spice season, this September marks Tennessee’s inaugural Early Literacy month, thanks to the public-private partnership betwe.... Read More

Dads2Dads: Who You Are at a Glance

Sep 04, 2019 at 09:00 am by Dads2Dads

How many of you, Moms and Dads both, have a personal public-relations program? While you’re thinking, we’ll answer for you in this way … every one of you an.... Read More
Murfreesboro Mama

Murfreesboro Mama: Five spots to keep cool after Labor Day

Sep 03, 2019 at 10:31 am by Laura Beth Payne

I once read that in the South fall and winter are merely states of mind. While most of the country is donning jackets and scarves, those of us below the Mason Dixon Line are s.... Read More
Composed Salads

Easy Way Gourmet: Composed Salads Make Meals Special

Sep 03, 2019 at 08:00 am by Easywaygourmet

It's harvest time for all the fabulous produce people have been growing the last few months. Tomatoes are brimming with flavor, basil is lush and delightful and beans, cucu.... Read More

Dads2Dads: Laboring Through Fatherhood

Aug 27, 2019 at 11:00 am by Dads2Dads

Labor Day designates the end of summer and, most significantly, the beginning of football season! Actually, it was first celebrated in 1882 and declared a holiday in 1894 in h.... Read More
One-bowl bodacious banana bread

Easy Way Gourmet: Make your own one-bowl bodacious banana bread

Aug 22, 2019 at 07:00 am by Easywaygourmet

There is a constant in our house…and many homes, I am sure. We all buy bananas in the belief that we will eat them as a healthy snack. Then we end the week with thre.... Read More

Dads2Dads: Complaint Department

Aug 20, 2019 at 01:42 pm by Dads2Dads

The French journalist and novelist, Alphonse Karr, stated, "Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns; I am thankful that thorns have roses."  Thank goo.... Read More

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