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Day Tripping Oxford, MS

Day Tripping’ :: Jonesboro, AR

At just about an hour away, Jonesboro is a surprisingly cute town with several, kid-friendly, things to do. Since it’s Arkansas, there’s a fun mix of outdoor and indoor activities, perfect for the crazy weather that fall can bring! Things to Do: Arkansas State University Museum: With permanent exhibits focusing on Arkansas frontier life, programs […]

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Day Tripping Oxford, MS

Day Trippin’:: Cedar Hill Farm

I love a place that isn’t just a One Hit Wonder, don’t you? That’s why I keep bringing my family back to Cedar Hill Farm! About an hour from Memphis in *Mom Time, this place is a terrific venue for your personal events – from birthday parties to weddings and everything in between. Literally. Everything. […]

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Day Tripping Oxford, MS

Day Trippin’ :: Tupelo, MS

Tupelo, MS, the birthplace of Elvis Presley, shares the namesake of the honey tree famed by Van Morrison’s Tupelo Honey. This fun town is a fabulously easy 90 minute jaunt from Memphis, TN, perfect for a day trip to see how real folk live it up outside of our bustling city of Memphis.   Upon […]

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Tips for Flying with your Family

I’ll go ahead and put it out there, I do not like road trips. I’m not sure what exactly I don’t like: maybe it’s because I am more of a destination than a journey person. But I am working on it, as life is one long journey, right? With that being said, flying is my […]

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Day Tripping Oxford, MS

Day Trippin’ :: Safari Park

Memphis is full of culture and family-friendly things to do, which is one of the reasons that I love it so darn much. But every once in a blue moon, it’s nice to get the heck out of town to do something different… I’m talking about day trippin’, y’all. What’s better than a pseudo-vacay without […]

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Day Tripping Oxford, MS

Day Trippin’ :: Little Rock

It should be noted that I lived in Little Rock for six years while my husband was in residency and fellowship. My first two children were born there, and I have a lot of very fond memories. It’s a great little city: clean, easy to navigate, PLUS there is so much fun stuff to do […]

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