We Get Fired Up for Our Visit to iGNiS Glass Studio

With a recent and rare day off from school, Chattamom, the Little, and I decided to make a trip to a place we’ve been wanting to visit for a while now. We were really fired up about this place, literally. Today’s adventure took us to iGNiS Glass Studio on Broad Street in downtown Chattanooga. We had heard many things about this being a great place to take littles for a fun hands-on experience. Your visit provides the opportunity to help {Read More}


The Little Celebrates Turning 5 at the Challenger Center

The little has been into outer space for a few years now. After a great experience with the Challenger Center Space Tots Camp, we were thrilled to hear they also host birthday parties! We jumped at the chance to really get the space theme taken to another level. We discovered that the Challenger Center could customize the party and tailor it to the age of our guests.  We booked it and the day finally arrived. Racheal DeFriese, who makes Space {Read More}

Southern Star Downtown

Today we are sharing our latest visit to the Southern Star, as well as providing some details about how kid-friendly this restaurant can be. I am again including the little details that are important to me when dining out with the little.  We have visited the Southern Star in the past, but this was the first time from the point of view of dining and reviewing. The service and food here are consistently good. Their fresh vegetables are a favorite. {Read More}

The Chattalittle Elf Visits the Choo Choo

All aboard! Our Chattalittle Elf couldn’t tour Chattanooga and miss this landmark. As you can see, he enjoyed the iconic Chattanooga Choo Choo engine.   There are several kid friendly events going on at the Choo Choo this month.   Kids can enjoy both the Elf Workshop and Santa Photo Sessions. Dates and times can be found on our Chattalittle Calendar.   There are also hotel packages available that include other holiday activities around town.   The Little Details: Address: {Read More}

The Chattalittle Elf Visits The Chattanooga Zoo

Our Chattalittle Elf or CLE, as we like to call him, seems to have a little bit of a wild side. For this reason, our first stop was an obvious choice, The Chattanooga Zoo. At the Zoo, he was able to meet some of the animals up close. We have an incredible zoo in Chattanooga. Like some others, I didn’t have the best memories of our Zoo from my childhood. Because of this, before we had KJ, I never chose {Read More}

Creative Discovery Museum Winter Wonders

KJ and I had the opportunity to visit the Creative Discovery Museum to see their newest exhibit, Winter Wonders. The Creative Discovery Museum is always one of our favorite Chattanooga attractions. When I am asked by those visiting town where to take the kids, it is always tops on my list. Add a winter theme that helps kick off the holiday season and it only gets better. KJ’s favorites in the new exhibit were the “sock” ice-skating rink and the {Read More}