Susan Swindell Day, Editor

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

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 »

Kindergarten at High Hopes


High Hopes’ expansion into kindergarten is the start of a new era for the inclusive pediatric development center.

USA Baby Going Out of Biz


After 17 years, USA Baby is closing its doors, with hopes of growing a spot within a smaller space in a new location.

5 Kid Photography Tips From a Pro


Don’t waste your time taking pictures of your kids — read these great tips from the owners of New Day Photography.

Become a Tech Savvy Parent


Kids and technology … and you. It’s an overwhelming thought. Let a local expert on the subject guide you through the maze.