Category: Preschool

Help! I Need Child Care!

By TMoM Team Member Shannon Burghart I have an extreme passion for quality early care and learning, which is why I was so excited to learn about Shepherd’s Way Day...

Favorite Childhood Books ~ Oh, How They’ve Changed

By Katie Moosbrugger Tikki Tikki Tembo-no Sa Rembo-chari Bari Ruchi-pip Peri Pembo. Remember him? Tikki Tikki Tembo was my favorite children’s book character growing...

When Is It OK to Skip School?

By Rachel Hoeing Should you let your child skip school to head to the beach? How about a week at Disney? What about just a Friday here or there to go out of town with...

Let’s Give Them Something to Talk About

By N. Amalie Harris, M.A. CCC-SLP, Speech-Language Pathologist Ever wonder why some kids are practically born talking and others take their sweet time learning “to...

Five Questions about Childcare at the Y

By Kim McClure of the YMCA of Northwest NC Why is before and after school important for kids? From tutoring and the enrichment activities to stimulate the mind to...

Back to School Blues

By Karen Grossman, author of the blog Mom in the Muddle It’s August. My heart sinks when I see store shelves crammed with notebooks, pencils, lunchboxes, and various...

Are You Ready for Open House?

By Rachel Hoeing and Guest Blogger Amy Beveridge School days are just around the corner! Most school systems in our area will be hosting Open Houses during the next two...

Be Alert for Reading Problems

By Henri Brown Of all the things parents need to know—how to potty train, how to prevent accidents, how to feed and water your children well—no one educates...

Sprouts is Now Enrolling AND Giving Away a $100 Prize!

Written by the friendly folks at Sprouts Sprouts is now enrolling children ages 3-5 for their Preschool Program.  They have designed a curriculum and environment to...

Keep Your Children Reading this Summer

By Jennifer Lockert As a teacher of young children a common question I get is, “How do I get my child reading over the summer?” All children desire and need...