Beyond the Ballroom: How to Organize a Perfect Outdoor Wedding

Outdoor weddings have a unique charm that draws couples seeking a romantic, natural setting for their special day. From lush gardens and picturesque vineyards to sandy beaches and rustic barns, the possibilities for outdoor wedding venues are endless, offering couples the opportunity to create a memorable and personalized celebration amidst stunning natural landscapes. However, organizing an outdoor wedding comes with its own set of challenges and considerations. This comprehensive guide explores everything you need to know to plan and execute a perfect outdoor wedding exceeding expectations and leaving lasting memories for you and your guests.

Beyond the Ballroom: How to Organize a Perfect Outdoor Wedding

8 Insider Hacks for Snagging Concert Passes Like A Pro

Are you tired of continuously missing out on the chance to see your favorite artists live in concert? Are you constantly refreshing ticketing websites only to be greeted with a "Sold Out" message? Well, look no further because this blog post has got you covered. Here are 8 insider hacks for snagging concert passes like a pro.

8 Insider Hacks for Snagging Concert Passes Like A Pro

How To Make Any Occasion Remarkable By Including Flowers

Flowers are the life and soul of any celebration, and it's hard to imagine holding a party without them. A professionally designed bouquet or arrangement of flowers is a great way to add to the joy of a special event. When faced with the task of selecting flowers for a yearly celebration, the vast majority of individuals find themselves at a loss. Are you experiencing a similar issue? If that's the case, we recommend reading this essay extremely slowly and carefully. It offers several options that are certain to help you.

7 Tips To Help You Dress Your Family for a Formal Event

Are you planning to attend a formal event with your family? Whether it’s a wedding, a gala, or an awards ceremony, you want everyone in the family to look their best, including finding the perfect prom dresses for 2024 occasion. But for some, knowing what to wear for these kinds of events can be tricky. From choosing the right colors to accessorizing correctly, this guide will have you and your loved ones looking sharp and stylish at any formal event. This is important, as you want to be dressed appropriately and look your best.

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Latex Balloons vs. Mylar Balloons: Which is the Better Choice for Your Event?

Balloons have long been a staple of festive events, adding color and whimsy to everything from birthday parties to weddings. However, when it comes to choosing the right balloons for your event, the options can be overwhelming. In this article, we will explore the differences between latex balloons and Mylar balloons, helping you make an informed decision about which type of balloon is the best choice for your event.

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Your Favorite Disney Characters Return to Duluth this April!

Disney On Ice presents Let’s Celebrate Features Fourteen Classic and Modern Disney Stories In One Epic Production

Your Favorite Disney Characters Return to Duluth this April!

The celebration of the century comes alive in Disney On Ice presents Let’s Celebrate. This monumental ice-skating spectacular visits Duluth from April 21 – 24, 2022.

"Ain't Too Proud The Life and Times of The Temptations" Now at The Fox Theatre

Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Atlanta is thrilled to announce the First National Tour of AIN’T TOO PROUD – THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE TEMPTATIONS, the new Broadway smash hit musical that will play in Atlanta at the Fox Theatre March 8-13, 2022, as part of the Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Atlanta 40th anniversary season. Tickets available at

Ain't Too Proud The Life and Times of The Temptations Now at The Fox Theatre

Featuring the Grammy® winning songs and Tony® winning moves, AIN’T TOO PROUD is the electrifying new musical that follows The Temptations’ extraordinary journey from the streets of Detroit to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. With their signature dance moves and unmistakable harmonies, they rose to the top of the charts creating an amazing 42 Top Ten Hits with 14 reaching number one and being voted the greatest R&B group of all time by Billboard Magazine in 2017. The rest is history — how they met, the groundbreaking heights they hit, and how personal and political conflicts threatened to tear the group apart as the United States fell into civil unrest. This thrilling story of brotherhood, family, loyalty, and betrayal is set to the beat of the group’s treasured hits, including “My Girl,” “Just My Imagination,” “Get Ready,” “Papa Was a Rolling Stone,” and so many more.

THE GRINCH is stealing Christmas in Atlanta! Broadway's #1 Holiday Hit at The Fox Theatre!

Fifth Third Bank Broadway in Atlanta is proud to present the Atlanta return engagement of Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical for ten performances at the Fox Theatre from Dec. 7 to Dec. 12 as part of the 40th Anniversary Season. Hailed by The New York Times as "100 times better than any bedtime story," this classic holiday musical will enchant adults and children alike. My kids had such a great time and I'm so grateful that they finally had the opportunity to experience the Fox Theatre.

Tickets are on sale now, starting at $40, by visiting To celebrate Broadway in Atlanta’s 40-year anniversary season, a select number of $40 tickets will be sold for each performance.

THE GRINCH broke box office records for two consecutive years on Broadway during its holiday engagements at the St. James and Hilton theaters in New York. More than 2.1 million theatergoers across America have been delighted by this heart-warming holiday musical, which the Gannett papers hailed as "A genius of a show! A total delight for both kids and adults."

Disney On Ice Skates Into Atlanta! + Giveaway

The celebration of the century comes alive in Disney On Ice celebrates 100 Years of Magic! This monumental ice skating spectacular is coming to Infinite Energy Arena in Duluth from Thursday, April 25, through Sunday, April 28, 2019. Tickets are officially on sale now.

Audiences will be a part of the magic of Disney as Mouse-teer of Ceremonies Mickey Mouse leads a parade of more than 50 beloved characters starring Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy and featuring an ensemble of Disney Princesses including Cinderella, Rapunzel, Ariel, Snow White and Tiana. The wintry wonderland of Disney’s Frozen also comes to life with Anna, Elsa, and the hilarious Olaf, as they discover that true love is the greatest magic of all.

Monster Jam Smashes Into Mercedes-Benz Stadium!

The picture of me and my husband below is from 2010. The last time we went to Monster Jam. My husband use to go every year. I am so excited to announce that we will be taking our entire family this year! Monster Jam is coming to Mercedes-Benz Stadium 2/23 and 2/24. And I know my son will love it! Follow me on Instagram to keep up with the fun!

Monster Jam®, the unexpected, unscripted, and unforgettable family-friendly motor sport announced today that tickets are now on sale for the 2019 Atlanta events – its second year to dirty the still-shiny Mercedes-Benz Stadium. The 2019 season will bring a new level of high-flying, four-wheel excitement to the entire family with racing, two-wheel skills and freestyle competitions at the jaw-dropping Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Saturday, February 23, and Sunday, February 24.

Celebrate the Holidays with the Ultimate Christmas Bucket List

Because there is so much you may want to do to celebrate the season, I have created the Ultimate Christmas Bucket List (and free printable) to celebrate the holiday season! Pick and choose what you want to do and don't put pressure on yourself if you don't complete it. This is about FUN and not stress. Remember, mom, you are doing a great job.

6 Reasons to Visit Six Flags Over Georgia Holiday In The Park

We have been enjoying Holiday In The Park at Six Flags Over Georgia for the past two years now! My family LOVES going and it has become an awesome family tradition! Here are six reasons I think you should visit and make it a part of your holiday traditions too!

5 Reasons to Visit Six Flags Over Georgia Fright Fest

The hubby and I got invited to experience Six Flag Over Georgia's Fright Fest. I was so excited because I haven't been since I was a kid. The recommended age was 12+, so we decided to make a date night of it.

We experienced a behind the scenes experience and witnessed how each ghoulish creature is created by a team of make up artists. My husband's goal the entire night was to make sure I was scared and he would jump at me. It was actually a fun bonding experience and we felt like kids again. It was such a fun idea for a date night too!

Big Apple Circus {Wonderful Wednesday LINKY}

If you follow us on social media, then you know that we had the opportunity to go to the 40th Anniversary Big Apple Circus Debut in Alpharetta, GA as part of a media event. Tickets are still available for purchase. We had a wonderful time starting with the introduction by Ringmaster Ty McFarlan to the standing ovation. Our jaws dropped multiple times. We laughed thanks to Mr. Joel & Skip and the entire show kept us on the edge of our seats. We loved every minute of it and I was so glad that I received this opportunity to share with my kids.
Here some pictures I took during the first act. I wasn't great about taking pictures during the second act, but there's some great video of the highlights.

Big Apple Circus 40th Anniversary Show Debuts in Alpharetta, GA #BigAppleCircus

The Big Apple Circus is at the Verizon Amphitheatre in Alpharetta, GA from Jan 26th - Feb 25th (select days). Tickets to this world renowned show start at $29, so get them before they're gone!

The show itself is indescribable. I do have a video of the highlights below, but it doesn't do the show itself justice. From high flyers to contortionists and so much more. The whole was a jaw dropping experience. There were funny moments as well as some adorable moments too. Every seat makes for a great show.

Experience the Thrill of the Holidays at Six Flags Over Georgia's Holiday In The Park

I love experiencing everything the holidays have to offer. Six Flags Over Georgia has open it's doors for an extended season for the third year in a row to bring you more of your favorite attractions with a Christmas spin. My family recently had the opportunity to check out Six Flag's Holiday in the Park at a Media and Blogger Event. We received complimentary parking and entry, food vouchers, line hopper vouchers, and other swag as well.
The event was set to start at 4 pm (Holiday in the Park hours varies but 4-10 is the average norm), but my husband had to work until 4. We made it to Six Flags around 5:15 so we didn't miss the tree lighting that started at 6pm.

JUSTICE LEAGUE: Battle for Metropolis Opens at Six Flags Over Georgia {Media Day Recap}

If you follow me on Instagram then you know that last week, my family and I were invited to a media day at Six Flags Over Georgia to celebrate the opening of "JUSTICE LEAGUE: Battle for Metropolis". It is the only ride of its kind in the Southeast. It's an indoor, interactive, action thrill ride with 4D effects for the entire family to experience together and features iconic DC Comics Super Heroes and Super Villains like Batman, Wonder Woman, and the Joker. It was also voted one of the most anticipated theme park rides for 2017!

I can't even describe how excited we were for this event.

5 Reasons to Visit Georgia Aquarium

A little while back my husband and I took the kiddos to the Georgia Aquarium. It was my son's first time going. Watching their faces as they were looking at everything was such a beautiful experience. So I have made a list of our top reasons to visit the Georgia Aquarium.

Georgia Renaissance Festival Time Again!

Every weekend and Memorial Day, April 15 thru June 4, 2017 The 32nd Annual Georgia Renaissance Festival is a family-friendly event, and a different kind of theme park. Inside this 32-acre recreation of a 16th Century English Village you'll find hundreds of costumed characters, the Queen and her Court, endless circus-style entertainment on 10 stages, shopping in over 130 artisan shoppes, food fit for Royalty, games and rides for kids of all ages, and the spectacular Jousting Knights on horseback. Patrons are invited to wear costumes and join in the fun too. It's a whole lotta' fun, and a little bit of History, every weekend and Memorial Day, April 15 thru June 4, 2017.

Homeschool/Student Day at the Georgia Renaissance Festival

World's First DC Super Friends at Six Flags Over Georgia

My daughter is out of school and we have already been enjoying a ton of summer fun! If you follow me on social media, then you might have witnessed the awesomeness that is Six Flags Over Georgia's World's First Super Friends area. We were invited out for a special media Grand Opening Celebration. It was a hot day, but we had a blast experiencing the new rides.

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