5 Simple & Cute Valentine’s Day Crafts for Kids from Pinterest

Simple Valentines Day Crafts

By now we have all heard of Pinterest - the latest addition to Social Media platform.  Pinterest is a virtual pin board where you can visually save ideas in one place. For me… it’s VERY addictive! With the upcoming Valentine’s Day  card swop at my kids’ school, I started the search of  Valentine’s Day Craft for kids […]

Money-saving ski vacation tips for the Atlanta family: Win a trip to Beech Mountain

Ski Beech Mountain: Ski near Atlanta

Just because we own more flip-flops than waterproof winter gear, doesn’t mean that Atlanta families aren’t up for an adventure of the frozen variety.  Often times many families miss out due to the preconceived notion that it just isn’t affordable.  There is the gear, the plane tickets, the lift tickets, the hotel, the meals, and […]

Local Holiday Arts & Entertainment shows: WIN tickets and get AWK discounts

Trouble in Toyland at the Aurora Children's Playhouse

It’s the season of giving and this post is packed with some exclusive opportunities just for our AWK readers!! Our Atlanta Parent Squad member, Jessica Wiebel, brings you an exclusive discount just for Atlanta With Kid readers.  Enter now for a chance to win 2 tickets to the 9th Annual Christmas Classic.  The WINNER will […]

Atlanta Holiday Activities That Give Back

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Tis’ the season for giving back! Here are just a few family-friendly ways to enjoy the holiday season while supporting your local community. Market Place Christmas The two day event kicks off on Friday, December 6th,with the lighting of a giant tree atop Northside Forsyth Hospital at 6pm. WSB Fred Blankenship will emcee the community […]

Guide to Christmas Tree Farms in Atlanta: Where to Cut Your Own Christmas Trees

Christmas Tree Farms in Atlanta

Some of my most vivid memories as a child were the adventures with my parents to cut our own tree. I do not use the word ‘adventures’ lightly.  One year we ended up in the bed of a flat bed truck as the owner drove us up the side of the mountain.  As a kid […]

Holiday Light Displays in Atlanta for Christmas 2013

Holiday Light Displays in Atlanta (Christmas Lights)

December is a busy month for many of us. What with holiday shopping and parties! But one of the best memories for kids are the time they spend with their families especially in Atlanta where there are many fun Christmas celebration events and Holiday Light Displays to check out. To add to our first guide […]

Holiday Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks in Atlanta 2013

Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks in Atlanta

The temperatures are dropping and we are definitely feeling the chill.  It’s time to lace up your skates and glide across the ice.  No frozen lakes here, but we have six options to make you want to bundle up and give it a whirl.  Grab your gloves and welcome the holiday season with frozen fun! […]

Family Deal: Global Winter Wonderland Atlanta Discount tickets

Global Winter Wonderland

Don’t miss out on this deal from GoldStar – Global Winter Wonderland. There is a new kid in town…on the Atlanta holiday event scene.  The Braves may have made plans to leave Turner Field, but Global Winter Wonderland has taken aim and taken it over for the holiday season. Global Winter Wonderland Atlanta Discount Tickets: […]

Photos with Santa in Atlanta Area for Christmas 2013

Photos with Santa in Atlanta Malls

Nothing starts off the holiday season like the annual visit and picture with Santa.  Santa can be found in various places around town as only his magic allows. See our guide to Photos with Santa in Atlanta area this year. Photos with Santa in Atlanta Area for Christmas 2013 Photos with Santa @ Atlantic Station […]

Christmas Tree Lighting & Holiday Celebrations in Atlanta 2013

Christmas Tree Lighting In Atlanta

Christmas Tree Lighting events in Atlanta signify the official beginning of the holiday & Christmas season. Attending your town’s tree lighting can be a fun family tradition to get you in the holiday spirit. Many cities host their Christmas Tree Lighting events in late November or early December. Here is our handy guide to Christmas […]