Kiera Ashford, Associate Editor

Kiera Ashford is associate editor of Nashville Parent and mother of three.

UPDATE: Jeff Kuss Memorial


Smyrna is gearing up for an emotional and heartwarming day as the Capt. Jeff Kuss Memorial nears completion.

Kid’s Construction Festival


Lucky Ladd Farms brings out the big trucks for a day of fun during its Kid’s Construction Festival on Saturday, June 2.

Farm Fridays at Bloomsbury Farms


Nothing is better than freshly picked veggies from a local organic farm! Take the family and see where the goodness comes from at Bloomsbury Farms.

Oaklands Mansion Grows


Oaklands Mansion is now a certified arboretum and will also be home to a new outdoor classroom for even more opportunities to learn.

Farmer’s Markets Open


The farmers’ markets are kicking off the new season — one starts this week! Time for some yummy, fresh fruits and vegetables!

Discovery Center’s Rainforest


The Discovery Center’s “Rainforest Adventure” exhibit lets kids learn about the tropical rainforest through hands-on activities.

Mother’s Day Fun in the County


From brunches to fun outings, there are several things around town to do with Mom this weekend in celebration of Mother’s Day.