Category: Parks & Outdoor Activities

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Summertime is Family Time at Westwood Club!

By Guest Blogger Emery B. As the school year draws to a close each May, one of our family’s favorite things is the opening of the pool, which to us marks the official...

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Outdoor Pools & Summer Swim Clubs

By Katie Moosbrugger If you are still searching for the perfect pool this summer, consider our directory of Outdoor Pools & Summer Swim Clubs. Many of the listings...

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Favorite Parks & Playgrounds

By Katie Moosbrugger 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...

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Things to Do and See Over Spring Break

By Rachel Hoeing If you have decided to stay in town for Spring Break this year and are looking for fun family ideas, have no fear! Today’s blog will give you...

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Forsyth Creek Week: The Cure for “NDD”

Sponsored by Forsyth Creek Week It’s jokingly referred to as “Nature Deficit Disorder” — the propensity for kids to spend all their time indoors, often with...

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Triad Area Pumpkin Patches 2016

By Katie Moosbrugger Whether you make your pumpkin patch visit a big family outing (complete with photo opportunities), or you’re just looking for the closest...

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Fun! Friends! Adventure! Be A Girl Scout

By Guest Blogger Lisa Crawford As summer comes to an end, a new school year begins, including opportunities for local girls and adults to become a Girl Scout. Girl...

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Why Joining Scouts Should be a No-Brainer

By Guest Blogger Kristi M. Signing my young son up for Cub Scouts was a no-brainer. We were well aware of the benefits, since my husband grew up in a scouting family....

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Get Out and Explore: Tips for Hiking with Kids!

By Katie Moosbrugger Cabin fever is one thing we don’t handle well as a family. As much as we love to explore around our own town, we are always seeking an adventure...

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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...