Category: Holidays

Beauty Hidden Amidst the Pain

By Guest Blogger Kelly Nichols “I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin,...

Celebrating Kwanzaa

By Guest Blogger Tonya Poole, Member of the Greensboro Kwanzaa Collective “Harambee!!!!!!!” Thousands of people worldwide can be heard shouting this Kiswahili word,...

Our Holiday Tree: A Celebration of Blended Faiths and New Traditions

By Guest Blogger Hillary Zaken “You have a tree in your house?” my mother asked me. “Why on earth would you have a tree in your Jewish home?” Just for the...

When Christmas Isn’t So Merry

By Laura Simon “It’s the most wonderful time of the year,” the song informed me. My mind formed a few four-letter words in response, because this year, it hasn’t...

Let Your Heart Be Light

By Guest Blogger Andrea Ropko Do you want to take the kids to see Santa tonight? This is not an appropriate 6:12am question. My husband and I have been married for...

My Wish for You This Holiday Season

By Rachel Hoeing No matter what you may be celebrating this holiday season, my biggest wish for you is that you will celebrate family. There is nothing more important. I...

Holiday Events: December 18 – 24, 2017

By Katie Moosbrugger The Christmas countdown is on, and our calendar is still chock full of fun family events to celebrate the holidays! In case you missed our previous...

Volunteering & Giving in the Triad

Updated by Katie Moosbrugger We often get emails and messages from our readers asking for ways to get involved in the community. There are so many ways to give your time...

Holiday Events: December 11 – 17, 2017

By Rachel Hoeing Welcome to another edition of our weekly holiday event blog! In addition to our Event Calendar page, we have been highlighting special Triad holiday...

Holiday Craft: Painted Snowman Ball Ornaments

By Guest Blogger Sandy Harper Here is a great way to dress up and personalize any plain ball ornaments you may have hanging around your tree. Below are five...