Kiera Ashford, Associate Editor

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

New Ice Cream Shop Opens Next Month


Sweet! A new place to cool off from the heat is set to open next month in Smyrna. Get ready for Janarty’s Homemade Ice Cream!

New Child Care in Spring Hill


Spring Hill gets a new child care center that boasts the arts, science and more for ages 6 weeks to 5 years.

Baby Gear Wish List


We’ve found some primo items for your new-baby registry. Check it out.

New Karate Classes Start July 17


New karate club — Nashville Shotokan Karate — is forming classes now for both kids (ages 5 and older) and adults!

Barre Super Mom Classes


Calling all moms! Check out this new barre class just for you — childcare available during class session, too!

Dog Park Grants Awarded!


Dog parks in the area are up for a change or even a new addition with the recent awarding of $25K grants.

New Schools Opening in August


Kids will be excited to start school at one of three all-new schools in Williamson County, opening this August.