Snow and ice impact MLK Day events

Jan 17, 2022 at 06:31 am by Laura Beth Payne

Okay campers, rise, and shine, and don't forget your booties ‘cause it’s cold out there… it’s cold out there every day! Too soon for the Groundh.... Read More
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Murfreesboro Mama: 4 Reasons to visit Discovery Center in January

Jan 11, 2022 at 11:05 am by Laura Beth Payne 1

When winter weather hits it's time for the fun to head inside! Warm up with these exciting events and programs happening this month at Discovery Center. 1. The Updated Trai.... Read More

Murfreesboro Mama: 5 Things I Learned About Homeschooling in 2021

Jan 05, 2022 at 11:13 am by Laura Beth Payne

I didn't want to homeschool. Not really. The thing is I was homeschooled. My education-trained mother and business-degree father did a marvelous job teaching my bro.... Read More

Murfreesboro Mama: Where to Thrift for Good This Month

Dec 14, 2021 at 09:06 am by Laura Beth Payne

I mean, who can turn down a good thrift store? Well, me, actually, once upon a time. Pre-kid, I rarely bought anything secondhand, aside from books, but I gradually gained f.... Read More

Murfreesboro Mama: 3 Ice Skating Experiences in the City

Dec 07, 2021 at 10:00 am by Laura Beth Payne

Ready to celebrate the season on the ice? Head out to these family-friendly spots for magical memories. 1. The Ice Rink at World Outreach Church This FREE skate rink ex.... Read More

Murfreesboro Mama: 7 Books to Bring to Thanksgiving Dinner

Nov 23, 2021 at 09:40 am by Laura Beth Payne

Here's a thought: Instead of another pie, bring a book to Thanksgiving dinner. Okay, I have nothing against pie. I like pie. A lot of pie! But when I talk to my kids about Th.... Read More
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Cajun Steamer Grill and Bar

Murfreesboro Mama: Fix That Cajun Cravin' at Cajun Steamer Grill and Bar

Nov 16, 2021 at 10:00 am by Laura Beth Payne

If you’ve got a craving for authentic Cajun and Creole cuisine, good news—Cajun Steamer Bar & Grill is bringing Louisiana hospitality to Murfreesboro. The rest.... Read More
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Andy's Frozen Custard

Murfreesboro Mama: Sweeten the Season with Andy's Frozen Custard

Nov 05, 2021 at 09:00 am by Laura Beth Payne

Now I know what you're thinking. "It's 45 degrees outside and you're telling me to get frozen custard?" Yes, yes, I am. Summer might be gone, but Andy's Frozen Custard is st.... Read More

Murfreesboro Mama: One More Reason to Rock with Yancy

Oct 26, 2021 at 09:45 am by Laura Beth Payne

I just love mamas who make their own path, and Yancy is one of those moms. A 24-year veteran of the Christian recording scene, Yancy has been "making Jesus loud" ar.... Read More
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Smyrna Outdoor Adventure Center

Murfreesboro Mama: Littles Can Get the "Royal" Treatment at SOAC's Latest Exhibit

Oct 19, 2021 at 10:00 am by Laura Beth Payne

Bright colors, delightful costumes, a play kitchen — Medieval style! — and one very cool dragon await visitors at the Smyrna Outdoor Adventure Center now through J.... Read More