Kiera Ashford, Associate Editor

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

Enjoy Outdoor Games INSIDE!


Looking for a good way for kids to stay active indoors during the winter time? Nickelodeon and 2K Play have teamed up to develop a game that will get your little one movin’ and a grovin’ – Nickelodeon FIT. Kids can pick one of their favorite characters from shows like Dora the Explorer, Go, Diego,… Read more »

Solve Mysteries with Science


Do you have a child that loves to indulge themselves in the field of solving cases? Then let them become part of the Secret Science Team. With a Secret Science Team kit, your child is given a mystery to solve. You will find all the items you would need to solve the case within the… Read more »

Innovative Way to Regain Energy


The new Hälsa Wellness Mat is an unique way to regain the energy you have spent shopping for Christmas, preparing for the holidays … or just dealing with family. Similar to that of a bed of nails – without actually using nails – the Hälsa Wellness Mat has circular discs attached to a cushy mat…. Read more »

Light Up the Night


Looking for a sleek, bright night light? The Sentina ZenLight is just the thing. Not only does it provide just enough light for you to navigate around in a dark room, but it is attractive and energy smart. This LED light has an authentic Japanese Shoji paper – paper that has been used for centuries… Read more »

Klip ’em & Go


Tired of chasing down those silly mittens your little ones seem to lose every day? Problem solved with this simple addition to their winter attire … the Kula Klips Mitten Klips. These cute, durable straps clip to the cuff of any winter coat and then to the cuff of your child’s mitten. Presto! Their mittens… Read more »

Jump for Joy


Giggles can be heard all around the house once you set you little one in this awesome bouncy seat by Baby Einstein. The Musical Motion Activity Jumper allows baby to jump up and down on the floor with the support of a soft seat set within the activity center securely attached to a metal frame…. Read more »

Serve Drinks in Style


Your holiday guests will always want to have something in their glass while mingling with friends and family. Well, it’s high time you take that chore off your hands. Serving drinks to your guests just got easier with Pottery Barn’s Glass Drink Dispenser! Instead of you roaming around your home making sure everyone has something… Read more »

Get Your House Clean with CleanWave


This hand vac is not like any other. The CleanWave UV-C Sanitizing Furniture & Bed Vac not only vacuums surfaces like your bed, couch, chairs, rugs and even pet beds, it also has a built-in UV-C light that is said to eliminate up to 99.99% of viruses, bacteria, germs, mold, dust mite and flea eggs… Read more »

Bring Style to the Table


Style, Elegance … that is Kirkland’s. Did you know that Kirkland’s was founded more than 40 years ago right here in Jackson, Tennessee? Neither did I. This amazing retailer has grown into one of the leading places to shop for wonderful decor pieces for your home. Not only that, but their continued effort to bring… Read more »

Healthy Snacking


Looking for a healthy snack? Then Yogi Granola Crisps is right up your alley. I must admit that I was a bit skeptical about this product … but I gave it a try. WOW! And THAT is HEALTHY? These all-natural, super crunchy, bite-size granola snacks are so delicious it will be hard to keep yourself… Read more »