Blog Roll

10 Reasons Why Fortnite Isn’t All That Bad

10 Reasons Why Fortnite Isn’t All That Bad

By Rachel Hoeing For the past year, the game of Fortnite has been a thorn in my side. I have a 15 year-old son, and this video game has brought unto us a constant argument of when he can play, how long he can play, etc. The school year was tough as we endured many...

A New Pediatrics Office, Preschool Open House, and Blueberry Picking

A New Pediatrics Office, Preschool Open House, and Blueberry Picking

By Rachel Hoeing In today's Sunday Spotlight: 50% Discount on Back to School Physicals from Triad Pediatrics Preschool with New Garden Friends Blueberry Picking Directory   Offer from Triad Pediatrics Triad Pediatrics is now open and accepting new patients! They have...

The Period Talk

The Period Talk

By Katie Moosbrugger I was an early bloomer. If you know me, you’ll laugh when I tell you I actually had the biggest boobs in the fifth grade. For just being 11 years old, I remember it being a pivotal year with a lot of “firsts.” It was the first time I bought a bra....

Day Trip Idea: Zootastic Park

Day Trip Idea: Zootastic Park

By Guest Blogger Suzy Fielders Looking for a fun day trip to entertain and educate the kids? Whether you want to go this summer or later in the year, the entire family will love visiting Zootastic Park any time! My daughter and I absolutely loved visiting Zootastic...

10 Common Birthday Party Etiquette Questions

10 Common Birthday Party Etiquette Questions

By Katie Moosbrugger It's a fact that birthdays happen every year, and if you have more than one child, you're managing a lot of expectations for these special celebrations! With my oldest child approaching age 15, I've heard a lot of chatter on both sides of the...

Now through Sept. 14, 2018: Call for Artists

Now through Sept. 14, 2018: Call for Artists

Now through September 14, 2018 The Youth Art Show Seeking Talented Youth Artists to Exhibit and Sell Artwork in Upcoming Art Show Limited Space Available Only $15 to register The Youth Art Show of Winston-Salem is currently looking for talented youth artists to...

Doing Good Things Series ~ Moji: Coffee and More

Doing Good Things Series ~ Moji: Coffee and More

By Guest Blogger Kaley Barenkamp This time last year, a group of Winston-Salem locals sat around a coffee table with one common question: what would happen if we put our talent, time and community connections together to create an opportunity that would provide...

July 16 – 31, 2018: Open House and Tours at New Garden Friends School

July 16 – 31, 2018: Open House and Tours at New Garden Friends School

Preschool Open House to run July 16-21 Summer Campus Tours to run July July 22-31 New Garden Friends School 1128 New Garden Road, Greensboro, N.C. 27410   Preschool Open House at NGFS: July 21, 2018 Preschool Open House Preschool, PreK, and Transitional Kindergarten,...

August 4, 2018: Family Scouting Launch Day

August 4, 2018: Family Scouting Launch Day

Saturday, August 4 8:30 am to 12 pm Old North State Council 1405 Westover Terrace, Greensboro www.BeAScout.org Families today are busier than ever and looking for a single program to serve sons and daughters. Family Scouting delivers quality time for the whole family!...

Enjoy a Trip to The Winston Cup Museum

Enjoy a Trip to The Winston Cup Museum

By Guest Blogger Christy Spencer As parents, we all know that summertime is meant to be a time to relax and enjoy...but we also know kids can get bored really quickly after a few weeks of no school and all pool time. It’s important to have a few fun excursions planned...

How Can I Make New Mom Friends?

How Can I Make New Mom Friends?

By Christine Murray, PhD, LPC, LMFT, Director of the Healthy Relationships Initiative Our Healthy Relationships Initiative (HRI) team is excited to partner with Triad Moms on Main on this blog series. In this series, we offer general guidance to relationship or family...

July 26, 2018: TMoM’s Mom & Tot Meet Up

July 26, 2018: TMoM’s Mom & Tot Meet Up

Thursday, July 26 10 am to 11 am LeBauer Park (meet up at the Splash Pad!) 208 N. Davie St, Greensboro Click Here to See the Facebook Event Page Come out for some "cool" and FREE fun at LeBauer Park's splash pad, and meet other TMoM readers and their kids! Look for...

Ultimate Sports and Summer Fun, Plus a New Giveaway!

Ultimate Sports and Summer Fun, Plus a New Giveaway!

By Katie Moosbrugger Featured in today's Sunday Spotlight: ~ Ultimate Kids offered at Tumblebees ~ TMoM's Ultimate Guide to Summer 2018 ~ Win 2 Hours of Child Care at Stay and Play ~ Find Out Who Won our Last Giveaway...

Staycation Ideas

Staycation Ideas

By Megan Taylor with Forsyth Family magazine Summer is the time for vacations; a break from reality and a trip away from home. However, sometimes vacations can be expensive, lengthy, and cause a lot of stress. There is one way to eliminate the possible vacation hassle...

Win 4 Tickets to WFU’s Women’s Football Camp!

Win 4 Tickets to WFU’s Women’s Football Camp!

Wake Forest Athletics is giving away 4 FREE tickets ($30 each) to its Women’s Football Camp to one lucky TMoM reader to enjoy with her friends! This camp takes place on July 26 at 6 pm at BB&T Field. It includes the chance to mix and mingle with other Demon Deacon...

Blast from the Past

Blast from the Past

By Katie Moosbrugger Get your kids off their cell phones and gaming systems this summer! Instead, take them back to the times when we were kids, when no one had fenced-in yards, hardly anyone had play sets (maybe a tree fort if they were lucky), our parents rarely...

Win 2 Hours of Child Care from Stay And Play

Win 2 Hours of Child Care from Stay And Play

Enter to Win 2 Hours of Child Care for up to 2 Children. Four Winners Will Be Randomly Selected! Stay and Play is a drop-in/as needed childcare facility for children ages 12 months to 12 years of age. There are no registration fees and no contracts. Children can be...

Blueberry Picking in the Triad

Blueberry Picking in the Triad

By Katie Moosbrugger It is officially blueberry season! As always, we recommend you call or check the farm's web site to confirm hours of operation and the status of their fruit. Many of these farms have updates on their web sites or voice mail messages. Simply click...

Weekend Trip Idea: Pigeon Forge, TN

Weekend Trip Idea: Pigeon Forge, TN

By Rachel Hoeing Pigeon Forge can be a great family trip at any time of year. We traveled to the area in July 2016 and had a blast! I previously wrote a blog specifically about Dollywood, which you can read here. Today I hope to share additional tips with you about...

This Summer, Continue Learning Outside the Classroom

This Summer, Continue Learning Outside the Classroom

By Guest Blogger Laura Simon “When am I ever going to use this after I graduate?” I heard this question countless times, from countless students, in the fourteen years that I taught English. In fact, if I’m honest, I asked this question myself more than a few times....

How My Child Stopped Using Night Time Pull Ups

How My Child Stopped Using Night Time Pull Ups

By Guest Blogger Kathleen Thorell I knew my daughter had a small bladder when we potty trained her at age three. All my friends were telling stories of their children, the “camels” who were going hours and hours without ever having to go on the potty. This was so...

Hydrating Summer Mocktails by TEN Water

Hydrating Summer Mocktails by TEN Water

Guest Blog by TEN Water Myth or fact? We need to drink eight glasses of water a day to be healthy. Myth! According to the New York Times, we do not actually need eight glasses of water a day to be healthy or for survival. Instead, we need to be more conscious of the...

Fun in the Sun Begins with Sunscreen

Fun in the Sun Begins with Sunscreen

By Guest Blogger Neely Turlington Fun in the sun has begun! Before you spray, slather, smear or coat let’s talk sunscreen. Reading a sunscreen label doesn’t have to be confusing. There are a few keywords to understand to make the best decisions for your child’s...

Seven Things To Say To Any Mom

Seven Things To Say To Any Mom

By Guest Blogger Suzy Fielders How many of you have seen those many, many lists going around along the lines of x amount of things you should NOT say to a working mom, stay-at-home mom, single mom, etc.? Well… I hate those lists. Why? We are all moms just trying our...

4th of July Events & Fireworks ~ 2018

4th of July Events & Fireworks ~ 2018

By Katie Moosbrugger Looking for a fun, safe environment to watch fireworks this Fourth of July? Or are you interested in a more historical celebration of our nation’s independence? Lucky for all of us, the Triad has a whole host of fun things going on to celebrate!...

Homemade Ice Cream: A $25 Summer Activity for $1

Homemade Ice Cream: A $25 Summer Activity for $1

By Dennette Bailey When we are looking for something to do for the kiddos or the family to do together, it can often feel like work. If you have children of various ages you can find yourself pulled any many directions. And the money to do it all, it adds up. Making...

Family Day Trip Directory

Family Day Trip Directory

By Rachel Hoeing Family Day Trips are abundant in the Triad area and beyond! If you live in Burlington, Greensboro, Kernersville, High Point, or Winston-Salem, we've got a ton of exciting venues for you to visit without ever leaving the Triad itself. In addition,...

July 21, 2018: Reynolda Village Sidewalk Sale

July 21, 2018: Reynolda Village Sidewalk Sale

Sidewalk Sale July 21, 2018 10am - 5pm Reynolda Village Winston-Salem, NC 27106 www.reynoldavillage.com Join the shops at Reynolda Village for a sidewalk sale on Saturday, July 21 from 10am - 5pm! Unique sales and special discounts will be available throughout the...

Summer Events, Dental Check Ups & Giveaways!

Summer Events, Dental Check Ups & Giveaways!

By Katie Moosbrugger In today's Sunday Spotlight: ~ Dollywood's Summer Celebration (June 16-Aug.5) ~ Summer Check Ups with High Point Pediatric Dentistry ~ Kids Morning Out Event on June 27 ~ Enter to Win Over $100 in Free Jumping at Jump-N-Fun ~ TMoM's New Website &...

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