There are definitely Places to Cool off at the Memphis Zoo. The kids and I went to the zoo last week on a hot, hot day! I know there are many times we avoid going there in the heat of the summer but the kids had a blast. Here are more pools in Memphis, and here are past posts about the zoo. I'm not kidding you when I tell you - we looked at two animals (types) while we were there. 2. Sea lions and giraffes. That's it. I usually try to arrive with my kids right at 9am, but we were
This is a legacy post from Suzanne from 2013. Lost the game ("I stink at baseball"). Caught the fireflies and a toad (An "awesome" night).
This is a legacy post from Suzanne that was originally posted in 2012. It has been updated with a few links, and, quite frankly, is timely year after year. This post contains some affiliate links. -Sally My big kid to my husband last week: "When is your summer vacation, dad?" Yeah, and when is mine?! I used to be scared of the summer. So much time to fill up and I didn't feel like I could fill it. Moving twice in three years didn't help! It seems that the older my big kid gets the
This is a legacy post from Suzanne that was originally posted in 2013. It has been updated with a few links, and, quite frankly, is timely year after year. There are affiliate links in this post. -Sally "I'm bored" - the dreaded words any parent hates to hear. Here are some ideas from East Memphis Moms to help you make "Camp Mom" the best summer camp yet. And don't forget....you can get ideas for fun stuff out of the house from our Calendar and Stuff to Do pages. Use this Free Memphis Summer
Summer vacation is almost here, are you ready? If you're still looking for day camps you can search the EMM Summer Camp Directory (gigantic list of camps), and don't forget about Vacation Bible School and Summer PDO Programs! Here are a ton of other ideas to keep your kids engaged and happy, and visit the Stuff To Do page for over 50 places to go! [bctt tweet="Your 2017 Memphis Summer Survival Guide is here!" username="eastmemphismoms"] Register for Free Activities Register at