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  • Festivals and fun in Central Virginia for Oct. 24-26 weekend
    Festivals and fun in Central Virginia for Oct. 24-26 weekend
    The last weekend before Halloween is a busy weekend in Central Virginia, packed with fall festivals, trunk-or-treat events, haunted houses and lots of fun activities for families.Visit the Lynchburg Macaroni Kid website to find information about...
  • Trick or Treat in Downtown Naperville
    Downtown Naperville Trick or Treat celebration
    The Halloween celebration begins a little early in Downtown Naperville this weekend. On Sunday, October 26, Downtown Naperville will be filled with little ones in their best costumes. From 11 am till 1 pm, the Downtown Naperville Alliance will...
  • Nathan Deal and Jason  Carter
    Deal vs. Carter debate, Faith & Freedom Coalition voter guide
    There is a date set for Sunday October 26, 2014 for another debate between Governor Nathan Deal and a name-sake of former President Jimmy Carter. The debate will be sponsored by WSB-TV Channel 2 at 6:30 PM. Set your recorder if you do not plan to...
  • Food day is here
    Food day is here
    Who does not like food? Food is needed for the survival of living things. Food inspires us, brings out creativity, and brings us closer together. On October 24, we celebrate food day.Food day is about growing our own food, eating healthy food and...
  • Halloween: The season
    Halloween: The season
    Halloween was once a single night event, but now Halloween is a season that lasts the entire month of October. Pumpkin patches with tons of activities and inflatables, corn mazes, haunted houses, haunted events at amusement parks, fall festivals...
  • Faith & Freedom Coalition
    Faith and Freedom Coalition: Nunn vs. Perdue in Georgia
    On November 4, 2014 – the final votes will be cast to determine who will represent Georgia in the US Senate.The Faith and Freedom Coalition has issued a voting guide card explaining the stand of both Michelle Nunn and David Perdue on issues...
  • 23 Blast, vision comes from within
    23 Blast, friendship and determination beyond the gridiron
    In some communities, football is life. Starting at a young age, the boys of fall form a bond that cannot be unbroken. Even when tragedy strikes, the connection formed on the football field can outlast any tragedy. The movie, 23 Blast, epitomizes...
  • Child's ideal mother
    Child's ideal mother, Part II
    Part I dealt with a half dozen traits children indicated they valued in their mothers. Part II is a continuation of these traits: 1. Patience. A child like to know that the person he/she loves recognizes their shortcomings and will be patient with...
  • Child's ideal mother
    A child's ideal mother
    As early as 1 or 2 years of age, a child is building what is an “ideal” of mother based, in large part, by how her/his mother responds to them. This ideal of is based, in part, on what her/his mother is, other mothers the child comes in contact...
  • pumpkins
    The best apple orchards and pumpkin farms in Atlanta and North Georgia
    October is in full swing, so that means Halloween is in the air in and around Atlanta. To get your family into the spirit of fall and the spooktacular holiday, below are some awesome apple orchards, pumpkin patches and corn mazes that are all...
  • Gummies
    Dentist lists worst Halloween candy for children’s teeth
    Broken teeth and bleeding gums might make for a creepy Halloween costume, but an emergency visit to the dentist is no treat. Along with jack o’ lanterns, costumes and cobwebs, nothing says Halloween like a large stash of trick- or- treating...
  • National Pumpkin Day recipes
    Celebrate National Pumpkin Day with yummy recipes
    Fall brings pumpkin flavors into sweet and savory dishes. From a morning wake you up to a sweet treat to end the day, pumpkin can be incorporated into numerous recipes.To celebrate National Pumpkin Day on October 26, these pumpkin inspired recipes...
  • Room for Hope benefits Lurie Children's
    Room for Hope at Hyatt Chicago Magnificent Mile
    For many families, a night at a grand Chicago hotel can be an escape from the daily grind. When the hotel stay can bring hope to families and children who are receiving medical treatment, the night away is even more special. The Hyatt Chicago...
  • Celebrate the turkey at Cromwell Valley Park
    Celebrate the turkey at Cromwell Valley Park
    The turkey is the guest at any true Thanksgiving feast – although the turkey would prefer not to be the guest of honor. In past history, Native Americans and American Colonists relied on the turkey as an important food source. If it was up...
  • Discover the animals in your backyard at Cromwell Valley Park
    Discover the animals that live in your backyard at Cromwell Valley Park
    Fall is now in full swing bringing cooler weather that causes the leaves to turn. The different seasons affect most animal habits in profound ways. What does your local wildlife do during the fall? Cromwell Valley Park will help your children...