Category: Moms & Dads

This Olympics, I’m Watching the Parents

By Laura Simon If you need me between now and February 25, you need only check the space in front of my TV. In general, we aren’t a TV-watching family, but I make an...

Date Night Ideas

Updated by Sarah Blackwell We have plenty of directories to benefit our kids, and we’re thrilled to share a list that directly benefits you and your significant...

Triad Community Groups for Parents and Kids

By Rachel Hoeing & Sarah Blackwell You have found our “Mom Group” directory. We hope this list can help you find groups where it is easy for you to meet...

Maddie’s Mission: Life after Loss

By Guest Blogger Claudia Marini My Worst Days Ever December 29, 2016 will forever be the 1st worst day of my life. It is the day that every parent fears. Two phone calls...

Being a New Mom is Hard…Why Don’t We Talk about It?

By Guest Blogger Shannon Burghart A few days ago a mom of three with a newborn came up to me looking really wonderful and I asked her how she was doing. She put on a big...

Ellen’s Book Nook —January 2018

By Guest Blogger Ellen Lloyd Happy 2018 — a new year with new beginnings and opportunities! Many people begin the new year by making new year’s resolutions. I first...

365 Days of Gratitude

By Guest Blogger Eleanor Meyer Gratitude – Noun. (grat-i-tude) the state of being grateful: THANKFULNESS   Merriam- Webster Tis the season for New Year’s...

Parenting After Loss

By Laura Simon This is perhaps not the best day for me to write a blog post. In fact, the safest thing for me to do is to hunker down in my bathroom and avoid contact...

How to Get a Job (at 30 Weeks Pregnant)

By Guest Blogger Emily Gregg I don’t think many people enjoy the process of job searching. It can be shameless and exhausting – factors exaggerated by the weight of...

New Year’s Resolutions for the Mother with Young Children

By Laura Simon New Year’s resolutions have always felt a bit funny to me. Once each year, immediately after a late night of partying, we all sit around and resolve to...