So this information is considered WOTP (way outside the perimeter) but there is just something so calming about driving away from the hustle and bustle of downtown traffic -- especially when the result is arriving at a beautiful state park. Did you … [Read more...]
Forced Family Fun
We’ve all been there. You get a “free” day in your weekend, and the debate over “what are we going to do?” is imminent. Forced Family Fun is just that: it is an activity that should have a little something in it for everyone in your group. It will keep Dad happy, as well as your unwilling-to –join-in teen. Have Grandma and Grandpa coming in for a visit? We have suggestions for activities that will, at the very least, make for an entertaining experience for everyone. Whether you are the outdoorsy type, or more of a museum buff, we can recommend something. We can’t guarantee you won’t get eye rolls initially, but we can give you some great suggestions, even for the hardest to please of family members. If you are looking for a place to enjoy with your family north of Atlanta in the suburbs of Acworth, Alpharetta, Canton, Cumming, Marietta, Roswell, Woodstock and more - enjoy our unique recommendations for Forced Family Fun!
So I know we’ve already talked about Kennesaw Mountain on behalf of Forced Family Fun, but I didn’t go with my family -- I went for a fun (not forced!) date night with my boyfriend. We got there about 5:00 p.m. and, despite the imminent sun set, … [Read more...]
Whether the location in Roswell or Suwanne is close or far from your home, you will win the Best Parent Ever Award for hauling your kids and their friends to the mega bounce arena: Sky Zone. Sky Zone began in 2004, and is the largest indoor trampoline … [Read more...]
No one in my family originally jumped off the couch and said, “I can’t wait to go to the Southern Museum!” But we have gone twice now with visiting family members, and we have enjoyed it every time. Civil War history buffs and train enthusiasts will … [Read more...]
I am embarrassed to say in all of my 12 years here, visiting the Silver Comet trail is still on my to-do list. Still, our site wouldn't be complete without mentioning this great outdoor attraction. And just in case you are gasping at the fact that I … [Read more...]
Once in while, you get a Saturday that we don’t have any sports games, birthday parties, or household chores to do (it's rare, but it does happen!). A day like this is a great opportunity for what I like to call Forced Family Fun. On our most recent of … [Read more...]