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Vivian Danis



Originally from the Netherlands, Vivian moved to Memphis in 2011. She received a full athletic scholarship to combine her studies with athletics, throwing shot put, discus, and hammer for the University of Memphis. Vivian graduated with a Bachelor’s in Sport & Leisure Management in 2014 and a Master’s in Communication in 2016. After graduating, she started working in education and became a Physical Education Teacher in 2017. She taught at a private school for 3 years before becoming a stay-at-home mom to a sweet little girl, Nora (September 2019). Vivian met her husband Travis at the University of Memphis, hit it off in Europe, and married on a leap year (February 29, 2016). Together they own a quadplex in the Binghampton community. Vivian loves traveling and exploring new places with her husband and child. She enjoys hanging out with her fellow international friends, trying new exercise classes, and being creative by coloring, painting, or writing.

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GO! SEE! EXPLORE! :: Bobby Lanier Farm Park
Trying to find some hidden gems in the suburbs? Definitely go see Bobby Lanier Farm Park in Germantown. Did you know you can find goats, chickens and more at any time?! And it's a public park! We found out about this park by looking at it as a potential venue for our wedding. While they […]
Vision Board
Throw out the Resolutions; Make a Vision Board Instead!
The New Year is finally here! Now what? Are you a person who likes to make "New Years Resolutions?" Well, let me tell break this to you: more than 50% of the American people drop their resolutions before the end of January. My suggestion? Make a vision board based upon your personal new year goals […]
Going door to door with lantern
The Holiday of November 11th
Growing up in the Netherlands as a kid, we didn't celebrate Halloween. While it is now increasingly becoming more and more popular, we had another holiday, that {in my humble opinion}, is just as much fun. Instead of costumes and saying, "Trick or Treat," we have a (usually homemade at school) lantern and sing a […]
Crosstown Concourse
GO! SEE! EXPLORE!: Crosstown Concourse
Hot, cold, icy, stormy, or another type of crazy Memphis weather and not sure what to do with the kiddos? Crosstown Concourse is the place to be for any type of weather. They have fun indoor AND outdoor stuff to do for anybody, at any stage of life. The old Sears warehouse was vacant between […]
Nora in nature
The Outdoors with Littles
Nowadays, it is hard to get your kids away from screens. Growing up, I was always outside playing with the neighborhood kids, riding my bike around, exploring nature / the park, and playing outdoor games: I basically lived outside whenever I was awake. The outdoors teaches your kids life lessons. It forces them to explore […]


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