Blog Roll

Public Outbursts of Emotion – and How You Can Help!

Public Outbursts of Emotion – and How You Can Help!

By Guest Blogger Michelle Barson How often have you born witness to a toddler meltdown of epic proportions? How often has that been you? Regardless of what end of it you’re on – observer or  unwilling participant – they’re awkward. I’ve often had people offer to help...

Keep Your Child Safe in Open Water

Keep Your Child Safe in Open Water

By Michael S. Mitchell, MD, Medical Director of the Pediatric Emergency Department, Brenner Children's Hospital, and Wake Forest Baptist Health representatives Water safety is always a big concern in summer months, but most of the warnings parents receive are related...

Day Trip Idea: Tiger World

Day Trip Idea: Tiger World

By Guest Blogger Amanda Dover Just an hour's drive from Winston is a hidden gem that is the perfect summer day trip destination. Unassumingly nestled in the back of a neighborhood, Tiger World is a hidden oasis full of exotic and endangered animals. Founded in 2007,...

Family Adventure Idea: Zip Lines & High Rope Tours!

Family Adventure Idea: Zip Lines & High Rope Tours!

By Katie Moosbrugger No matter where your travels take you this summer - to the beach or to the mountains or just down the road - chances are good you can find a zip line or high ropes adventure! We have so many in the state of NC alone.If your family loves to try new...

Win a $100 Target Gift Card from Noble Academy!

Win a $100 Target Gift Card from Noble Academy!

Enter for your chance to win a $100 gift card to Target for back to school shopping! To register, complete the short survey through the link below! Is it that time already…time to start thinking about school supplies? The long hot days of summer will slowly begin...

I’m The Crazy Sports Mom

I’m The Crazy Sports Mom

By Laura Simon When I was coaching swimming – many years before I got married or had kids – I knew exactly what kind of sports parent I was going to be. I knew I’d be supportive and present at the games, that I’d bring the cute and clever snacks, that I’d cheer at all...

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,...

Win One Month Membership to Burn Boot Camp in High Point!

Win One Month Membership to Burn Boot Camp in High Point!

TWO lucky TMoM readers have the chance to win one one month membership PLUS a t-shirt of choice from Burn Boot Camp in High Point! To register, complete the short survey below. Burn Bootcamp is a community of women who empower each other inside and outside the gym. ...

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...

Aug 3 – 12, 2018: The Little Mermaid – Musical Outdoor Theatre

Aug 3 – 12, 2018: The Little Mermaid – Musical Outdoor Theatre

The Little Mermaid - Musical Outdoor Theatre Shallowford Square 6555 Shallowford Road Lewisville, NC 27023 Admission is free and concessions are available. Chairs may be placed out on the day of attendance but must be removed at the end of the show. ***Performance...

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...

August 4, 2018: Family Scouting Launch Day

August 4, 2018: Family Scouting Launch Day

Saturday, August 4 8am to 12pm 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!...

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...

August 11, 2018: Open House at Northern Arts Studio

August 11, 2018: Open House at Northern Arts Studio

Open House Saturday, August 11 11 am to 3 pm Northern Arts Studio 1011-D Highway 150 West Summerfield, NC  27358 336-681-3255 info@northernartsstudio.com http://www.northernartsstudio.com/ ________________________________________________ Demo class schedule for OPEN...

August 21, 2018: PIPP Squeaks: Fuzzy Things at Kaleideum North

August 21, 2018: PIPP Squeaks: Fuzzy Things at Kaleideum North

PIPP Squeaks: Fuzzy Things Tuesday, August 21 10 - 11:30 am Kaleideum North 400 W Hanes Mill Road, Winston-Salem CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Enjoy the last bit of summer with your young child! PIPP Squeaks at Kaleideum North is a monthly program for children ages 2-4 and...

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...

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...

Tips for Cloth Diapering

Tips for Cloth Diapering

By Guest Blogger Sandy Harper The once only way to diaper your baby has now made a popular come back with many new parents. The difference from then and now is the many choices of cloth diaper types and how to take care of them. It’s easy to become overwhelmed when...

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....

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