Dana Herndon

Dana Herndon is a writer, blogger, middle school teacher, and a lifelong resident of Georgia. She and her husband have enjoyed living in the Atlanta suburbs for over 20 years. They have three children, who are 21, 18, and 12. In addition to teaching and writing, Dana loves to read, paddleboard, and sometimes run. She shares about faith, family, and enjoying everyday life at danaherndon.com.
Summer Reading Programs for Kids

Summer Reading Programs for Kids

School is out and summer is officially on its way! That means it is time to enjoy a good book! While it is important for kids to read some during the summer to keep up...
Florida Gulf Coast Beaches

Florida Gulf Coast Beaches within Driving Distance from Atlanta

One of my favorite places to be is the beach. Every year our extended family gets together and heads to the Gulf Coast of Florida. Over the years, we have visited many of the...
Trunk or Treat

Atlanta Fall Guide:: Trunk or Treats

It’s that time of year again! Break out your best costume and enjoy some super family fun at one of Atlanta’s local Trunk or Treats! Little Monsters Bash Tuesday, October 24 4pm – 6pm Colony Square, 1197 Peachtree...
Family Backyard Games

Backyard Games for the Whole Family

If your family is like mine, when the weather starts to warm up, you want to be outside. As winter fades into spring and summer, one of our favorite things to do is to...
Winter Events In and Around Atlanta

Holiday Themed Events In and Around Atlanta

The Atlanta area and beyond has many options for fun excursions and entertainment, even during the wintertime! Check out some of the possibilities for family fun and adventure! Holiday Themed In and Around Atlanta  Stone Mountain...
Christmas Movie Bucket List

Christmas Movies:: A Bucket List

I am all in at Christmas. I love everything about it. One tradition I especially love is watching classic Christmas movies. I will also unashamedly watch several (okay, as many as possible) Hallmark Christmas...
The Atlanta Braves are World Series Champions - Again!

The Atlanta Braves are World Series Champions – Again!

Braves win! Braves win! Braves win! I never get tired of hearing those words. I have been a Braves fan my whole life. I have cheered them on at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium, Turner Field,...