Susan Swindell Day, Editor Susan Swindell Day, Editor

Susan Swindell Day is the editor in chief of Nashville Parent and the mom of four amazing kids.

Homeschool Family Day at Deer Run


Preregister to have fun outdoor with your family this weekend at Deer Run Retreat during the Homeschool Family Day Camp.

Hard Data Shows Suicide on Rise for Teens


Suicide’s on the rise among teens. While hard data can’t explain why, certain behaviors may provide the clues that it’s being considered seriously.

Balloon Glow: Tickets Online ONLY!


Heads up balloon-glow lovers: The 2017 Vanderbilt Health Franklin Hot Air Balloon Festival takes place Saturday, May 6; tickets are expected to sell quickly. Tickets are available online and will NOT be sold at the gate!  The one-of-a-kind outing makes for a perfect night out for families and friends. An estimated 5,000 people will be… Read more »

Music in the Vines at Arrington


The hills are alive with the sound of music at Arrington Vineyards! The beloved vineyard’s signature Music in the Vines is on! A great way to enjoy music and togetherness for 2017, Music in the Vines takes place Saturday and Sunday evenings now through October. Bring Your Fixin’s Families are welcome to bring blankets and… Read more »

Off the Square’s “Peter Pan”


Off the Square — a student run theatre company — is making a name for itself with its productions. Now playing: “Peter Pan” at the brand new Williamson County Arts Center. Photo: The Lost Boys. (From Off the Square’s Facebook page)