Category: Pop Culture, Books & Movies

Ellen’s Book Nook ~ April 2016

By Guest Blogger Ellen Bryant Lloyd North Carolina in the springtime has to be one of the most beautiful places in the country. We are so fortunate to live in an area...

Nothing on TV?

By Kelly Hines Our family cut the cord to cable several years ago, and we’ve never looked back. The amount of quality program available to stream on services like...

Introducing … Ellen’s Book Nook

By Guest Blogger Ellen Bryant Lloyd Books have been a passion of mine for as long as I can remember. My earliest memories are of my mother reading picture books to me....

Winston-Salem’s Very Own Christmas CD

By Guest Blogger Suzy Fielders Do you love Christmas music? What about Winston-Salem? If you answered yes to these questions then you will love to hear about this...

Books that Stay With You

By Katie Moosbrugger It’s the season of reading – at least for me! One of my favorite things to do in the summer is get lost in a good book (or many) after...

The Art of Following Your Heart

By Jill Osborn Mothers are analogous to Niagara Falls. We cascade, ripple, and roar whichever direction we see fit for our child. It is in our nature to protect our...

“Aidan’s Year” ~ One Little Boy’s Fight Against a Medical Perfect Storm

By Joey Maynard, a.k.a “Aidan’s Dad” Our oldest son Aidan looked to us like he had a rash. There were little red dots on his arms, legs & groin area. No...

The No Screen Time Challenge

By Guest Blogger Carrie Friesen, MD  “Mommy, can I watch?” This used to be my 3-year-old daughter’s favorite question. She would be happy watching TV, DVDs, or...

What Parents Should Know About Facebook

By Suzy Fielders My daughter is amazed that I get paid to ‘play’ on Facebook for work. Yet I’m amazed that my seven year old knows what Facebook is and basically...

Summer Reading Picks for Kids

By Katie Moosbrugger How are you planning to keep your kids’ minds active for these 10 weeks of summer vacation? Thanks to suggestions from friends, teachers, my...