12 Top Free Nashville Festivals for Young Families

12 TOP FREE nashville festivals

Nashville is such a great place to raise a young family, and there’s always something to do. When the weather’s nice, you’ll find a plethora of free festivals to check out. Since these are free, plan to spend a morning or afternoon there, so little ones don’t melt down at nap-time. Here are some of … Read more

10 Cheap Chicago Wedding Venues

10 cheap chicago wedding venues

Looking for cheap Chicago wedding venues? Here’s a list of 10 rentals ranging from $300-$3,000. Looking for more suggestions? Download this longer, more comprehensive list. It’s 25+ Cheap Chicago Wedding Venues — an easy-to-use, sortable spreadsheet! Download: Top 25 Cheap Chicago Wedding Venues Guide For details on the following venues plus many more! 25 Chicago wedding … Read more

Affordable Wedding Photography: What to Ask For

Beth Rose Photography

I reached out to area photographer Beth Rose to talk about affordable wedding photography. My goal is to save people time and money and to give photographers connections to couples who need the services they provide but simply don’t have the budget for the normal type of services wedding photographers provide. Included in this post … Read more

Cheap Ways to Enjoy Gourmet Coffee Drinks from Home

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I have spent an embarrassing fortune on gourmet coffee drinks. Now I’m not completely beating myself up over this. There are a few reasons why: Splurging on gourmet coffee drinks is my #1 vice. I don’t get manicures and pedicures and I don’t often buy clothes. We eat out occasionally, but for the most part, … Read more

66 Free Things to Do in Nashville Year-Round

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There are so many things to do in Nashville. On any given day there’s a top-name music act playing, a festival of some sort and a plethora of family-friendly activities going on around the city. It’s hard to keep up, and it’s easy to spent too much money. Thankfully, there are so many fun free things to … Read more

New Blog: 20 Minute Lunch by Jeff Davis

My husband is blogging! 20MinuteLunch.com

For the past 14 years, I’ve heard amazing stories — some heartbreaking, some completely inspiring — from my husband, Jeff Davis, an educator. I’ve been nudging him for a while to begin sharing what he’s learned, but he’s been hesitant. He doesn’t consider himself an expert, but I know his insight and experience would be valuable … Read more

Do you ever wish you could accidentally stumble upon something you’re great at?

While one person hesitates because he feels inferior, another is busy making mistakes and becoming superior.

“While one person hesitates because he feels inferior, another is busy making mistakes and becoming superior.” – Henry C. Link, author Do you ever wish you could accidentally stumble upon something you’re great at? Do you feel like it’s so hard to find that thing that can be your thing? Sometimes I watch friends on … Read more