Category: Parenting & Family

Why I’m Saying No to “13 Reasons Why”

By Guest Blogger Laura Simon If you have a teen – or even a preteen – you’ve likely heard of a new Netflix series called 13 Reasons Why. The series, like the book...

Oh No…Diaper Rash!

By Guest Blogger Elizabeth Smith Before I had a baby I heard that diaper rash was the result of letting a child sit in a wet diaper for too long. Therefore, I assumed...

It’s Not a Vacation…It’s An Adventure

By Guest Blogger Laura Simon Four weeks before I delivered my first child, my husband and I booked a vacation at a hotel in south Florida…a vacation we figured we’d...

Special Needs Resources

Updated by Sarah Blackwell We know it takes a village to raise a child, and sometimes parents need special support beyond our typical villages. That is why we created...

April 29, 2017: Pregnant in the Piedmont

Pregnant in the Piedmont Saturday, April 29 10 am to 2 pm Conference Room at Novant/Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem FREE pregnancy, baby and parenting expo!...

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...

Waking up FOR Your Kids, Not WITH Them

By Guest Blogger Laura Simon Ever have one of those moments where you step back, look around you, and acknowledge that things are just not working? That was me, last...

3 Ways Improv Can Help Improve Students

By Guest Blogger Jen Oleniczak Brown, local improv extraordinaire I’ve been teaching improvisational comedy to people ages 3.5 to 75 for almost half my life (and...

Mark Your Calendar for Pregnant in the Piedmont

By Katie Moosbrugger and Pregnant in the Piedmont organizers If you – or someone you know – is expecting a baby (whether it be a first, third or tenth),...

The Cool House

By Heather Miller For the past eight months I have lived with three kids, one dog, and two bedrooms. We were straight apartment living.  The only outside time my...