Category: Day Trips

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Day Trip Ideas for Winter Break

By Guest Blogger Sandy Fielders Harper If you are struggling to think of fun and inexpensive day trips for you and the family during the two week (or more for some of...

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The Top 10 Day Trips for Fall

By Rachel Hoeing Even though it is tough to say goodbye to summer, the crisp air and colorful leaves of the autumn season always bring a smile to my face. It seems like...

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Day Trip Idea: Chimney Rock State Park

By Rachel Hoeing We’ve had such a great response to our day trip and travel idea blogs this summer! I thought it would be the perfect time to “re-run”...

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Family Trip Idea: ACE Adventure Center

By Guest Blogger Jen Corbin Are you looking to do something different with the family this summer? Or are you already thinking about a fall getaway before the...

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It’s Time for Blueberry Picking!

By Katie Moosbrugger It just wouldn’t be summer without the sweet taste of fresh picked blueberries! I recently contacted all of the farms listed below and...

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Where to Find Splash Parks & Water Slides

By Katie Moosbrugger You asked, and we answered! Some members of our TMoM Community Chat inquired about local splash parks, and we thought the timing couldn’t be...

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Day Trip Idea: Museum of Life + Science

By Guest Blogger Aprille Donaldson, author of the blog Beautiful in His Time The Museum of Life and Science is truly a hidden treasure for North Carolina families. The...

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Summer 2016: Family Bucket List

By Rachel Hoeing As I scroll through Facebook, I constantly see questions such as, “Where is a good place to take my three-year-old for the day?” or...

Triad Area Strawberry Picking Farms

By Katie Moosbrugger This time last year we were early posting our list of reader-favorite strawberry farms, and it seems this year the strawberry season is almost over!...

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Weekend or Day Trip Idea: Roanoke, VA

By Guest Blogger Jeana McLean About a 2 hour trip from most parts of the triad, we discovered this fun little gem when we had a long weekend but didn’t want to drive...