Susan Swindell Day, Editor

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

Local Boy Invents Card Game


The power of sticking with it is demonstrated by one local boy who now has his card game — BLDR — on the market!

SUMMER FUN: Best Amusement & Water Parks in the U.S.


With spring break behind us, it’s time to do a little summer dreaming!  Here are the top-ranked amusement and water parks in the country. Take a look at all of the different options across the country — and world — and then make some plans. Check it out! TOP 10 AMUSEMENT PARKS IN THE U.S…. Read more »

Of Mud Pies and Kids


Kids need to know that getting dirty is not bad. It’s a rite of passage!

Safety in Schools: Monitor Media


Williamson County Schools held a public meeting on Tuesday, March 20 to talk with parents about school safety in the wake of the Parkland, Florida shootings. School safety is a number one issue for schools and parents today. Several hundred parents attended the meeting held in the Church of the City in Franklin. Superintendent Mike… Read more »

Local Schools Compete for Spotlight Awards


Who will win best actor? Best actress? And which high school will win best musical? Twenty-six Tennessee high schools are competing for a 2018 Spotlight Award which culminates May 12 with a Tony Awards-like evening at TPAC. The schools in the running include six from Williamson County. They are: WILLIAMSON County Battle Ground Academy –… Read more »