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Outdoor Pools & Summer Swim Clubs

Outdoor Pools & Summer Swim Clubs

Updated by Jen Mearns If you are still searching for the perfect pool this summer, consider our directory of Outdoor Pools & Summer Swim Clubs. Many of the listings below are favorite venues sent in by our readers & our TMoM team, and this year we noted whether or not...

2019 Triad Farmer’s Markets

2019 Triad Farmer’s Markets

By Rachel Hoeing Support local by visiting farmer's markets in Burlington, Greensboro, Winston-Salem, High Point and Kernersville! This can a be a fun family outing and a way for even the littlest ones in your family to choose healthy items to add to your weekly menu....

Discounted Tickets, Summer Camps, New Giveaways & More!

Discounted Tickets, Summer Camps, New Giveaways & More!

By Katie Moosbrugger In today's Sunday Spotlight... ~ The Sunshine House's The Quest Summer Camp ~ This Spring Break, Put Your Trust in Carolina Pet Place ~ Music, Dance and Theatre at Greensboro Performing Arts ~ Get Discounted Tix to Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live!...

Exercising While Pregnant

Exercising While Pregnant

By Guest Blogger Felicity Lewis While pregnancy is a beautiful process and an amazing experience, it totally rocks your world.  All of a sudden, you find yourself worrying about so many different aspects of your world.  While pregnant, we worry about the mundane—the...

Day Trip Idea: Stone Mountain State Park

Day Trip Idea: Stone Mountain State Park

By Laura Simon If you haven’t been to Stone Mountain State Park, you need to plan a visit. Located a little over an hour from most parts of the Triad, it’s a great option for a day trip. While the sheer stone dome on the mountain looks intimidating, the park is very...

Egg Hunts, Easter Events & Visits with the Bunny 2019

Egg Hunts, Easter Events & Visits with the Bunny 2019

By Katie Moosbrugger Easter egg hunts, pictures with the Easter Bunny, Easter crafts, and more! TMoM has once again pulled together a list of kid-friendly Easter events happening throughout Burlington, Greensboro, High Point, Kernersville, Winston-Salem, and beyond!...

Raising Confident Daughters, not Jealous Ones

Raising Confident Daughters, not Jealous Ones

By Guest Blogger Rachel Haggerty, author of the blog Redemption Red: The Haggerty Life As our daughters have gotten older, I’ve found myself in more conversations about jealousy than I can even count. Being only two years apart, they share a lot of friends. Often...

A Great Family Day Trip: High Point

A Great Family Day Trip: High Point

By Guest Blogger Nancy Bowman from the High Point Convention & Visitors Bureau Looking for a fun, easy day trip this spring?  You don’t have to look any further than nearby High Point. It’s only a short drive from Winston-Salem or Greensboro, and there is plenty in...

Mad Science, Rock Box Bouldering, and $100 from Friendly Center

Mad Science, Rock Box Bouldering, and $100 from Friendly Center

By Rachel Hoeing In today's Sunday Spotlight: Mad Science Camps Rock Box Bouldering Chance to Win with Friendly Center   Unplug! Explore! Learn! Ready for your child to experience summer unplugged? At Mad Science camp, they’ve replaced wifi with wonder by cutting the...

How Should I Talk with My Teenager about Dating?

How Should I Talk with My Teenager about Dating?

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...

April 2 – 18: The Jungle Book at Kaleideum Downtown

April 2 – 18: The Jungle Book at Kaleideum Downtown

Kaleideum’s Peppercorn Theatre presents The Jungle Book April 2 - 18, 2019 Kaleideum Downtown Winston-Salem  Peppercorn Theatre ignites a fireside retelling of this classic adventure tale, based on the stories by Rudyard Kipling. In a tent under the stars, a group of...

7 Things I’m Looking Forward To in Winston-Salem This Spring

7 Things I’m Looking Forward To in Winston-Salem This Spring

By Guest Blogger Anna Keller Spring is officially here! After all that cold rain we’ve had over the past several weeks – not to mention the crazy snow earlier this year – it’s just time. Majorly time. Lucky for us, we live in a place we love (Winston-Salem), and with...

April 10, 2019: Open House at St. Leo Catholic School

April 10, 2019: Open House at St. Leo Catholic School

Open House April 10, 2019 11 am to 1 pm St. Leo Catholic School 333 Springdale Ave, Winston-Salem, NC 27104 stleocatholic.com Schedule a personal tour today or stop by their Open House on April 10th any time between 11 am to 1 pm to find out for yourself why St. Leo...

April 11 – 14, 2019: Winston-Salem Dash Opening Weekend

April 11 – 14, 2019: Winston-Salem Dash Opening Weekend

Winston-Salem Dash Opening Weekend BB&T Ballpark wsdash.com The 10th anniversary season at BB&T Ballpark is an amazing milestone to celebrate, and the Winston-Salem Dash look forward to sharing it with YOU! Starting on April 11, the Dash will kick off their 70-game...

April 13, 2019: Piedmont Earth Day Fair

April 13, 2019: Piedmont Earth Day Fair

April 13 - Piedmont Earth Day Fair Saturday, April 13 from 10:00AM - 4:00PM Winston-Salem Fairgrounds FREE event Click HERE to view the Facebook event Families are invited to a community celebration – the annual Earth Day Fair - on Saturday, April 13, 2019 from...

Top Three Family-Friendly Resorts in Myrtle Beach

Top Three Family-Friendly Resorts in Myrtle Beach

By Guest Blogger Ashlee Carson With millions of visitors each year, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is one of the top family-friendly vacation destinations in the country. It’s home to world-class restaurants, theater shows, family attractions and amusements, golf...

April 13, 2019: Community Safety and Wellness Day

April 13, 2019: Community Safety and Wellness Day

Community Safety and Wellness Day April 13th from 9am - noon High Point Friends School 800 Quaker Lane High Point, NC www.hpfs.org Come out to Community Safety and Wellness Day - Fun for All Ages! This free community event, hosted by High Point Friends School, is...

Ellen’s Book Nook —March 2019

Ellen’s Book Nook —March 2019

By Guest Blogger Ellen Bryant Lloyd  Win a book of your choice from today's blog! (Read to the end to find out more!) Welcome March — the month of renewal and growth. It’s the time when everything seems to come alive again after the dark, cold days of winter. The...

Au Pair in the Triad Might be the Child Care of Your Dreams

Au Pair in the Triad Might be the Child Care of Your Dreams

By Guest Blogger Au Pair in America Have you ever been at a local park, the local library or at the children’s museum and seen young women caring for children — and occasionally speaking to each other in another language? Chances are they are au pairs, living with...

Upcoming Special Events + A New Giveaway!

Upcoming Special Events + A New Giveaway!

By Katie Moosbrugger Keep reading to find out more about these special events and our new giveaway.... ~ Pregnant in the Piedmont ~ April 6 ~ Forsyth Creek Week - Begins March 23 ~ Harlem Globetrotters' Fan Powered Tour - March 23 & 24 ~ Chance to Win $100 Off...

Doing Good Things Series ~ Camp Kesem at UNC-Greensboro

Doing Good Things Series ~ Camp Kesem at UNC-Greensboro

By Guest Blogger MaryKent Wolff, co-director In the United States, over 5 million children have been affected by a parent’s cancer. One nonprofit, Camp Kesem, is working nationwide to serve this population by providing them with a completely free and fun week of...

A Note to New Moms: It’s OK

A Note to New Moms: It’s OK

By Jen Mearns You’ve brought home your new baby and realized they forgot to include the instruction manual. How does this whole baby thing work anyway? Why would they let just anybody leave the hospital with a helpless new human and expect everything to go smoothly?...

Triad Area Parks, Playgrounds & Walking Trails

Triad Area Parks, Playgrounds & Walking Trails

Updated by the TMoM team One of the many wonderful things about raising a family in the Triad is all the parks available to us! We recently updated our list with new park and playground suggestions from readers, as well as notes on bathrooms and swings. It’s our hope...

Tips for Visiting Great Wolf Lodge

Tips for Visiting Great Wolf Lodge

By Guest Blogger Suzy Fielders No matter if it’s for a day trip or staying overnight, Great Wolf Lodge is a favorite destination for my daughter. There is always something fun going on there. From the many attractions to amazing food, it’s not only a good place for...

Camps for Confidence

Camps for Confidence

By Jeff Turner, Director of Co-Curricular Programs, Summit School I recently had a conversation with a parent of young children who was concerned about her daughter’s lack of confidence and low self-image. The mother was trying a variety of solutions to help her...

Fun Trip Idea: VA Creeper Trail

Fun Trip Idea: VA Creeper Trail

By Laura Simon When my husband first suggested heading up into the mountains to ride bikes, I was less than enthused. For starters, there was the mountain biking experience in which I wound up hugging a tree. Literally. Also, I don’t particularly like heights, and the...

Rock Box Bouldering: Getting Kids to Move

Rock Box Bouldering: Getting Kids to Move

By Guest Blogger Ben Burgess, Manager/Owner of Rock Box Bouldering What makes kids move? And not just move, but really move, and have fun while doing it? If you aren’t sure of your answer to that question (and I wasn’t sure of it myself for a long time), read on. My...

Win $100 Off Tuition at Merriwood Christian Camp!

Win $100 Off Tuition at Merriwood Christian Camp!

Win $100 off Tuition at Merriwood Christian Camp! Three Winners Will Be Announced! To enter, click the link at the bottom of this post to fill out a short survey. Merriwood Christian Camp, located in Clemmons, specializes in summer youth camps with unique, challenging...

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