Atlanta is known for its hot summer temps and this summer will be no exception. If your kids are like mine, they are begging to keep cool at the pool, or even in the sprinklers in the front yard!
Looking for a way to mix things up a bit? Check out some of these awesome spray grounds, splash pads, and fountains in and around the Atlanta area.
Ask my kids about their “happy place” and they will tell you it’s Great Wolf Lodge. We’ve had multiple birthdays here, we’ve splashed with cousins, we’ve howled with grandparents. We’ve been in winter; we’ve been in summer. But we’ve never … Read More
Did you know that America’s largest waterpark has opened a Georgia location? Great Wolf Lodge, GA was announced in mid 2018, located in LaGrange – just about an hour south of Atlanta. Since it opened, we’ve received hundreds of questions about how to navigate the LaGrange location. We always love your questions, so we’ve compiled them all – with answers!
Lake Winnepesaukah Amusement Park, or Lake Winnie as it is affectionately called, is like a time machine to a simpler, small town America amusement park. A cross between state fair and seaside boardwalk, Lake Winnie offers old favorites and modern rides, and is one of the best family amusement parks in Georgia.
School is back in session. The big kids are learning new words, standing in the lunch line, and doodling in their notebooks in the back of the room. If you have a little one at home now, it’s time to put the focus on them! Heck, even if you ONLY have a little one, back-to-school in the city is the time of year you want to spend adventuring with your little one. The crowds are at a minimum, and there are great programs beginning in the fall. Here is a list of our favorite things to do with babies and toddler in Atlanta.
Summer reading programs have introduced my children to some faithful companions. Jack, Annie, Percy, Harry, Frank, Joe, Amy, Dan. These are just a few of the friends my children have made over the summers through reading. They’ve even hooked me in too. “Don’t read ahead,” they’ll say as I tuck them in and continue turning pages. Below are 11 summer reading incentive programs for kids, plus some book recommendations for them and you!