Living in the Moment May 2012

I have a confession to make. I am a pusher — of blueberries. As the month of June arrives, I always anticipate the berry picking season. It's such a simple pleasure, I feel compelled to share i... more

Jun 5, 2012 7:22 AM Features

Fashionistas tend to exhibit a certain  je ne sais quos, by that I mean — a certain something special. This came to mind as I was enjoying the beautiful river views from Mud Island this week. I was... more

Jun 1, 2012 8:42 AM Features

Her blog, Little House in the Suburbs, puts a modern twist on the DYI life more

May 31, 2012 8:05 AM Features

No matter how careful you are, if you've got a child with allergies, life can be tricky. You can't always know what your child is getting into when he's away at daycare or camp. That's what prompte... more

May 30, 2012 9:46 AM Features

If you're headed to the Tampa Bay area this summer, here's a destination you won't want to miss. LEGOLAND Florida in Winterhaven (55 miles east of Tampa, 50 miles southwest of Orlando) officially o... more

May 29, 2012 11:11 AM Features

There's nothing like a playground to bring out clever children. I was completing my laps at Audubon Park recently when I came across this handsome boy. Not only is Christian smartly dressed, in his... more

May 25, 2012 7:48 AM Features

Summer is a great time for kids to explore new worlds. Why not try a day camp? We made a flurry of calls and these organizations still had openings as of Wednesday, May 23rd.   THEATRE/PERF... more

May 24, 2012 8:11 AM Features

I love the springtime. That's when the frogs in my neighbor's pond begin to sing and transport me to places far wilder than my urban neighborhood. I've often wondered what it is I'm hearing out the... more

May 23, 2012 7:47 AM Features

As Southerners, we like our food salty, sweet, and plentiful. But as parents, we need to consider how our eating habits shape the health and well-being of our children. And that starts with smarter... more

May 23, 2012 7:38 AM Features

Ah, the fashionista, always looking for adventure. I spied charming Miss Emilie at the zoo this week, striking a pose by some topiary. The shrub was fashioned in the shape of a giraffe, just like t... more

May 19, 2012 8:54 AM Features

Like many Memphians, I love biking the Greenline. But sometimes, I yearn for curves and water views. That's when I take the Wolf River Greenway. I like to start on the dirt trails that wind through... more

May 14, 2012 11:54 AM Features

Fashionistas are often on the go. And what better way to travel than by scooter? I recently met Janice, as her mom is one of our Facebook friends. Doesn't she look adorable?  What caught my eye... more

May 11, 2012 7:37 AM Features

The passing of beloved children's book author Maurice Sendak touched the hearts of many in Memphis. Sendak died Tuesday, May 8th, following a stroke. He was 83. The author was considered among the ... more

May 8, 2012 4:14 PM Features

What is it about little boys that makes them so delicious? Is it the way they flash that devilish grin as they toddle out of reach? I happened upon this little heart throb while roaming the zoo... more

May 4, 2012 7:53 AM Features

The People: Mary Allison Cates and Susan Schwartz, owners of Sew Memphis, celebrate the grand opening of their new sewing shop, which offers contemporary print fabrics, notions, and a creative outp... more

May 2, 2012 8:28 AM Features

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