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Win a $100 VISA Gift Card, Compliments of Brenner Children’s

Win a $100 VISA Gift Card, Compliments of Brenner Children’s

To help make your holiday season a little brighter, ENTER TO WIN a $100 VISA gift card, courtesy of Brenner Children’s. TWO WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED! Simply click on the link below to register. Brenner Children’s knows that as a parent, you will do anything to ensure...

Never Thought I’d Have a Relationship with an Instant Pot!

Never Thought I’d Have a Relationship with an Instant Pot!

By Guest Blogger Katrina Capistrano I was never attracted to pressure cookers before because I was never introduced to one. Looking back, I realize how I have missed an entire world of food! Now that I have, there’s no going back. Some of my fondest childhood memories...

Nov. 29, 2018: Sawtooth’s Deck the Halls Preview Party

Nov. 29, 2018: Sawtooth’s Deck the Halls Preview Party

Sawtooth School for Visual Art 251 N. Spruce St. Winston-Salem, NC 27101 www.sawtooth.org  336-723-7395 Join us to kick off the season at Sawtooth's Deck the Halls Preview Party on Thursday, Nov. 29th! We'll be spreading holiday cheer with food and drink, set amongst...

Holiday Events: Nov. 19 – 25, 2018

Holiday Events: Nov. 19 – 25, 2018

By Katie Moosbrugger The holidays are here and we're excited to help y'all get in the holiday spirit! In addition to our Event Calendar page, we will be highlighting special holiday events every Monday from now until New Year's Day. These include everything from...

Nov. & Dec. 2018: McLaurin Farms Christmas Lights

Nov. & Dec. 2018: McLaurin Farms Christmas Lights

Fifth Annual McLaurin Farms Christmas Lights 5601 N Church St  Greensboro, NC www.mclaurinfarms.com www.facebook.com/mclaurinfarms Join us at McLaurin Farms for hundreds of thousands of Christmas Lights synchronized to music.  Admission includes a hayride through our...

Dec. 15, 2018: Village Holiday Market: Santa, Shop, Pamper

Dec. 15, 2018: Village Holiday Market: Santa, Shop, Pamper

Village Holiday Market: Santa, Shop, Pamper Hosted by Village Family Chiropractic 717 Graves Street Kernersville, North Carolina 27284 Saturday, December 15th 9 AM until 12 PM Free admission and open to the public! Join us for a morning of pictures with Santa, holiday...

Dec. 15, 2018: Tween Cooking: Holiday Cookies

Dec. 15, 2018: Tween Cooking: Holiday Cookies

Tween Cooking: Holiday Cookies (Ages 11-14) Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018 11am – 1pm Greensboro Children’s Museum 220 North Church Street, Greensboro Registration Link: http://bit.ly/2DRAXe3 Kids, ages 11-14, will combine creativity and some “family secrets” to bake off...

Celebrate the Season with Local Events and Sales

Celebrate the Season with Local Events and Sales

By Rachel Hoeing In today's Sunday Spotlight: A Christmas Carol at Hanesbrands Theatre Savings at Swoozie's Greensboro Where to See Santa Holiday Light Shows & Parades   A Christmas Carol Celebrate the season with Triad Stage! Ebenezer Scrooge’s last chance is one...

2018 Holiday Light Shows & Parades

2018 Holiday Light Shows & Parades

By Katie Moosbrugger Looking for a Christmas light show or holiday parade near you? It’s time to share our list of amazing Triad Light Shows and Holiday Parades in Winston-Salem, Greensboro, High Point, Burlington, and beyond!  This year, we expanded our holiday...

Dec. 27-28, 2018: Winter Day Camps at Kaleideum North

Dec. 27-28, 2018: Winter Day Camps at Kaleideum North

December 27-28 9 am-4 pm Kaleideum North 400 West Hanes Mill Rd Winston-Salem, NC north.kaleideum.org Banish the post-holiday blues with some science fun! While school is out for winter break, students ages 6-12 can take part in Winter Day Camps at Kaleideum North....

Touched by Adoption

Touched by Adoption

By Guest Blogger Marie Givner, Adoption Program Manager at Family Services Kim and Drew will always remember the day they got THE CALL. They were out and about running errands when Kim’s cell phone rang. She nervously answered when she saw it was Family Services...

St. Leo Catholic School: Teaching Citizenship

St. Leo Catholic School: Teaching Citizenship

By Guest Blogger Terri Hardy, Guidance Services Director at St. Leo Catholic School As the Guidance Services Director at St. Leo Catholic School, I am often asked to quantify how we as a school prepare students to excel in high school and beyond. When examining our...

Holiday Fun for the Whole Family at Pirates Voyage

Holiday Fun for the Whole Family at Pirates Voyage

By Rachel Hoeing If you have ever visited Myrtle Beach, chances are that you have passed the huge building that houses the Pirates Voyage show, or you have seen a billboard for the show. I have always been intrigued by what the show was all about, and two summers ago,...

Mommying Like a Xennial Ain’t Easy

Mommying Like a Xennial Ain’t Easy

By Guest Blogger Nicole Ducouer This is my first post for Triad Moms on Main, and I’m looking forward to sharing some of my thoughts as I’ve made my transition from news anchor at WXII to head of corporate communication for a local nonprofit, IFB Solutions, which is...

Where to See Santa in the Triad | Santa Photos in the Triad 2018

Where to See Santa in the Triad | Santa Photos in the Triad 2018

By Rachel Hoeing Need pictures with Santa in Greensboro, High Point, Winston-Salem or Burlington?  Or just hoping to catch a glimpse of the man in red? Our comprehensive directory has Triad Santa photo opps, holiday parades, holiday lighting events and other special...

Special Events, Holiday Ideas & A New Giveaway!

Special Events, Holiday Ideas & A New Giveaway!

By Katie Moosbrugger Featured in today's Sunday Spotlight... ~ Special Events at the Greensboro Ice House ~ Pre-Order Desserts at Midtown Cafe ~ Wonderland Bookshop's Grand Opening ~ Enter to Win a Family 4-Pack of Tickets to Denton FarmPark's Annual Country Christmas...

Nov. & Dec. 2018: The Polar Express at the N.C. Transportation Museum

Nov. & Dec. 2018: The Polar Express at the N.C. Transportation Museum

N.C. Transportation Museum 411 S. Salisbury Ave. Spencer, NC 28159 704-636-2889 www.nctrans.org “All Aboard” The Polar Express at the N.C. Transportation Museum! Inspired by the run-away hit movie, this holiday favorite comes to life  as you and your family take a...

The School Says Your Child May Have ADHD – Now What?

The School Says Your Child May Have ADHD – Now What?

By Guest Blogger Jim Anderson, MD, Pediatrician, Wake Forest Health Network – Pediatrics at Premier It's that time of the school year when progress reports are sent out and parent-teacher conferences occur. For some parents, this can mean an often-worrisome subject is...

Developing Self-Confidence Through Skills Week at Noble Academy

Developing Self-Confidence Through Skills Week at Noble Academy

By Jennifer Aceves, Head of High School “I don’t think I can do this.” How many times have you had this thought? As a parent or educator, how many times have you heard your children or students say this? Do you find it hard to change that mindset and develop...

Protecting Our Children in Public

Protecting Our Children in Public

By Guest Blogger Rachel Haggerty, author of the blog Redemption Red: The Haggerty Life I’ve had a few weeks to calm down. I am not writing this to promote fear, only awareness of the world we are raising our babies in today. Just last month, I brought my four children...

Free Range Parenting Is Hard

Free Range Parenting Is Hard

By Laura Simon I really want to be a free-range parent. Something about that particular parenting style resonates in my gut. I believe it’s good for kids to be trained, prepared, and then allowed to navigate the world without adults hovering in the background. I...

Gift Ideas: Toddler Toys that Teach

Gift Ideas: Toddler Toys that Teach

By Dennette Bailey The holidays are fast approaching, and while some may be experts at, and even love shopping for children, there are others who just need a little guidance on the subject. As an educator I have a preference for toys that teach or encourage critical...

Great Resources and Ways to Win with TMoM

Great Resources and Ways to Win with TMoM

By Rachel Hoeing In today's spotlight: Finding the best healthcare at Brenner Children's Win a $50 Rockin Jump Gift Card Treating Sun Damage November Festivals Sharing TMoM with Others   Finding the best healthcare at Brenner Children's Brenner Children’s knows that...

Doing Good Things ~ Coffee with a Cause

Doing Good Things ~ Coffee with a Cause

By Guest Blogger Latasha Barr-Lewis Coffee with a cause is what you will experience at Cam’s Coffee Co located at 930 S. Broad St. and at the highly anticipated new location at 101 N. Chestnut St. which opened just two days ago. Camden Myers, affectionately known as...

Win a Winter Getaway at the O.Henry Hotel!

Win a Winter Getaway at the O.Henry Hotel!

Enter for your chance to win a Winter Getaway at the O.Henry Hotel! Quaintance-Weaver Restaurants & Hotels is offering one very lucky TMoM reader a one-night stay in an oversized King guestroom at O.Henry Hotel. To enter, click the link below! Relax and get cozy this...

Win Four Tickets for the Annual Country Christmas Train!

Win Four Tickets for the Annual Country Christmas Train!

Win a Family Four Pack of Tickets! Two Winners Will Be Selected! To enter, complete the short survey at the bottom of this page. Ride the Handy Dandy Railroad to see the lights and Nativity movie. Visit the church and sing carols. Explore the Service Station,...

How Can We Have a Smooth Transition to Becoming a Stepfamily?

How Can We Have a Smooth Transition to Becoming a Stepfamily?

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...

How Southern Grandmas Say OMG

How Southern Grandmas Say OMG

By Guest Blogger Misty Nichols, author of Back Porch Bliss Words cannot express how much I love and miss my grandmothers. They were raised in opposite worlds and their lives could not have been more different, but they both loved their families beyond what we felt we...

TMoM’s Favorite Photographer Directory

TMoM’s Favorite Photographer Directory

By Rachel Hoeing When it comes to finding a family photographer to fit your personal style, the process can be overwhelming. TMoM is making it easy for you. We've asked our readers for their favorite photographers and have compiled the list below. These photographers...

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