An 8-year-old boy’s take on a robot event Robots and Other Technology A few days ago, we went to Robotics Revolution at the Jacobs Building in Chilhowee Park. It was awesome! There was a game of connect four. It was
A Long Drive to Get to Edisto Beach My grandparents took Finnian and me to Edisto Beach in South Carolina. On day one we drove, and drove, and drove, and drove some more. Then we got to the beach and unpacked.
Tucked away in a little shopping center in the quiet side of Gatlinburg (up US 321), 20,000 pairs of salt and pepper shakers sit waiting to be discovered. In the only museum of its kind in the world (aside from
Cumberland Gap, Tennessee, is a quaint downtown with a remarkable impact on all of America’s westward expansion. It has managed to maintain the small-town charm of a college community that supports art, history and good restaurants. While not as glitzy
Support Your Local Pool With the decreasing cost of putting in a backyard personal pool and the increasing number of dual income families, local pools are not what they used to be…over crowded! In fact, they are the ideal summertime
The Muse http://www.themuseknoxville.com/ 516 N Beaman St, Knoxville, TN 37914 (865) 594-1494 http://www.themuseknoxville.com/membership When you visit The Muse (formerly the Discovery Center) in Knoxville, Tennessee, you immediately understand the connection to their namesake. A bright and colorful entry draws you
1) Eat a Good Breakfast In our case, this meant starting the fun early by stopping for donuts on the way out of town. We pretend that this gets us down the road faster, but really it just satisfies our
One Dad’s Musings on the Early Spring Garden Call me crazy, but I prefer a garden in the late winter and early spring. The kinetic frenzy of a summertime bloom bonanza seems too easy to me, too obviously gorgeous. The
In all my years visiting museums and viewing exhibitions, rarely have I seen a more excellently curated display. The already fascinating and intellectually stimulating indoor tour at Biltmore House and Gardens has been made even more so with the addition
The Gilbert Family is embarking on a new homeschool adventure, with lots of travel plans to make all the disciplines come alive with a very practical, real-life application, holistic life-long learner academic approach. Learning doesn’t have to be boring!