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Lindsay Ferrier

Lindsay Ferrier is a wife, mom, stepmom, freelance travel writer, and author of the blog Suburban Turmoil. She lives just over the Franklin border and loves exploring the area with her kids, her husband, and all by herself! Lindsay loves all things outdoors, local history, and great food. She's excited to share her finds with you.

You Must Do These 7 Things in Leiper’s Fork, Tennessee This Spring

March 6, 2023

With the redbuds in bloom, the temperatures remaining mild, and wildflowers growing in profusion everywhere you look, spring is one of Tennessee’s most gorgeous seasons – and there’s no more…

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Choose Your Own Adventure in Franklin: Spring Break Edition

February 15, 2023

Spring Break is right around the corner, and no matter your age or interests, there’s plenty for you to do and see in Franklin! Check out these travel profiles and…

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Why The Franklin Theatre is the “Center of the Universe”

December 8, 2022

Featured Image: The Franklin Theatre in 1949. Photo courtesy of the Williamson County Historical Society. Located on Main Street in the heart of the downtown shopping district, the iconic Franklin Theatre undoubtedly…

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The Best Places to Shop Local in Franklin for the Holidays

November 8, 2022

Holiday gift shopping can be stressful…unless you’re doing it in downtown Franklin! Come December, historic Main Street can easily be the scene of a Christmas Hallmark movie, with holiday music…

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7 Scrumptious Spots for Southern Soul Food in Franklin, Tennessee

October 24, 2022

No visit to Franklin is complete without a classic Southern meal. Whether you’re hankering for BBQ, hot chicken, buttery biscuits, or decadent cakes, pies, and pastries, you’ll find some of…

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Fall in Franklin: Your Family Fun Guide to Tennessee’s Best Autumn Town

August 22, 2022

It’s hard to imagine a more beautiful place to visit in autumn than Franklin, Tennessee. The air turns crisp, the skies deepen to a dazzling shade of blue, and the…

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Setting the Stage: An Inside Look at Studio Tenn in Franklin, Tennessee

August 16, 2022

Franklin is famous for its small-town charm, but did you know it also boasts a professional theater company with big-city credentials? Studio Tenn produces several Broadway-quality musicals, plays, and concerts in Franklin…

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Butter Your Biscuit at the Best Breakfast & Brunch Spots in Franklin

August 5, 2022

Whether you’re craving a savory Southern breakfast with all the fixings, a decadent cocktail-fueled brunch, or a healthy morning meal on the go, Franklin has plenty of breakfast and brunch…

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Hungry? 10 Best Hidden Gem Eateries in Franklin and Williamson County

July 11, 2022

Franklin has plenty of popular restaurant options, but we really love discovering the area’s hidden gems – the new, lesser-known, or out-of-the-way places with fresh takes on culinary favorites. Here…

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Your Best Summer Break Ever: Top Kid-Friendly Activities in Franklin, Tennessee

June 20, 2022

Pick a basket full of blackberries at Boyd Mill Farm My kids are teenagers now, and they still beg to go berry picking every single summer. It’s definitely a sweet…

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