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
TN STEAM Fest

Murfreesboro Mama: What You Need to Know about the TN STEAM Fest

Oct 12, 2021 at 09:25 am by Laura Beth Payne

If you had asked me what I thought of science careers when I was a young girl, I would have barely been able to put down my novel to answer. As a bookish kid who didn't like t.... Read More

Murfreesboro Mama: 14 Spooky Spots in the City

Oct 05, 2021 at 08:55 am by Laura Beth Payne

‘Tis the season for spooks! Whether you’re looking for tricks, treats, or just some good chills, our city has Halloween celebrations for all ages! Check out these.... Read More

Murfreesboro Mama: 14 Can't-Miss Fall Festivals

Sep 14, 2021 at 10:00 am by Laura Beth Payne

Current pandemic stressors aside, who’s just happier this time of year? Autumn’s welcome temperatures and pretty colors mean wearing favorite jackets and boots, a.... Read More
Murfreesboro Mama: Why Moms Need MOMCon 2021

Murfreesboro Mama: Why Moms Need MOMCon 2021

Aug 31, 2021 at 10:31 am by Laura Beth Payne

Raise your hand if being a mama is harder than you ever though it could be. And that was BEFORE a global pandemic. *Raises hand* People have told me (and I agree) that paren.... Read More

Murfreesboro Mama: 6 Hot Spots for Homeschool Programs

Aug 24, 2021 at 09:02 am by Laura Beth Payne

If Covid or life or just want-to has brought your family home for schooling, support exists to cheer you and the kids on in your education journey. Whether your students need.... Read More
How to Start the School Year Like a Ninja Warrior

Murfreesboro Mama: How to Start the School Year Like a Ninja Warrior

Aug 10, 2021 at 10:00 am by Laura Beth Payne

I don't know about other parents, but all the air-conditioned movie watching and stress-snacking I did through the heat this summer has me currently evaluating my workout op.... Read More