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He Never Hit Me

He Never Hit Me

By Anonymous I was working my way through a yoga workout after a week of intense weight-lifting and soreness. I’m never flexible, and on that Sunday morning, I was struggling with severe pain in my back. I also had to go to the bathroom, but there were only ten...

Simple Halloween Crafts for Kids

Simple Halloween Crafts for Kids

By Guest Blogger Sandy Harper One of my favorite activities during the holiday months is making simple crafts with my kids. Kids love creating, especially when it is something they can do themselves with their own creative twist. A bonus for moms is being able to use...

Senior Scaries

Senior Scaries

By Guest Blogger Tara Pitts As the end of the weekend starts to roll around, many people experience something called the Sunday Scaries. It’s the ultimate realization that the relaxation and break of the weekend is coming to an end and all of the pressures and worries...

Virtual Coffee, Paddington 2, and Trunk-or-Treats

Virtual Coffee, Paddington 2, and Trunk-or-Treats

By TMoM Team Member Rachel Hoeing In today's Sunday Spotlight: New Garden Friends School Virtual Coffee Free Screening of Paddington 2 Trunk-or-Treats NGFS Head of School Virtual Coffee for Prospective Preschool and 1st-6th Grade Parents Interested in learning more...

Reader Favorite Churches & Places of Worship

Reader Favorite Churches & Places of Worship

By TMoM Team Member Rachel Hoeing Are you looking for a church to call "home?" We asked our readers to share their favorite place of worship with us and have compiled them below. We hope this will help those of you who may be new to the area as well as those of you...

10 Tested Tips for Raising Teens

10 Tested Tips for Raising Teens

By Clare Jordan Looking back to when we first became a home to four teenagers, life was good – really! Admittedly, my parenting technique is mostly trial and error, but some of it may be share-worthy. The following is a list of tips I would have liked to have known...

Five DIY Halloween Costume Ideas for Kids

Five DIY Halloween Costume Ideas for Kids

By TMoM Team Member Anna Keller October is a happy month at our house, because we’re BIG Halloween fans! I’m always so excited when it’s time to start baking ghost cupcakes, decorating our front door with big, spooky, spiders, and – of course – coming up with the...

Rediscovering What Matters: A Tale of the Toddler and the Pumpkin Patch

Rediscovering What Matters: A Tale of the Toddler and the Pumpkin Patch

By Guest Blogger Lauren Warren  I woke up this past Saturday morning unprepared for the day. My daughter, who is three years old, had another awful night of sleep. (I feel like we will never get this sleep thing under control, but that is for another blog.) I am not...

Sparkletina, The Tooth Fairy

Sparkletina, The Tooth Fairy

By Guest Blogger Marie Hunkele I think I commit, on average, about 1.3 Mommy Fails a day. But what I’m famous for, are the EPIC Mommy Fails. Take the Tooth Fairy, for instance. When my oldest daughter lost her first tooth, I had no idea what the going rate for a tooth...

Caring for Your Child (and Yourself) When COVID Comes Into Your Home

Caring for Your Child (and Yourself) When COVID Comes Into Your Home

By Guest Blogger Christine Murray, Ph.D., LCMHC, LMFT “You throw up a few times a day, you have a fever, and it’s lonely.” This was how my son said he would describe the experience of having COVID-19 to a friend after he recently became sick with the virus a few weeks...

A Focus on Your Health, Sports Programs, and a New Giveaway

A Focus on Your Health, Sports Programs, and a New Giveaway

By TMoM Team Member Katie Moosbrugger  In today’s Sunday Spotlight: ~ Taylor Physical Therapy and Wellness: Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy Myths ~ Indoor Winter Sports with Triad Sports Management ~ Win a $125+ Prize Pack from The Boho Depot ~ Winner of the Greensboro...

Nov. 2021: Experience the Magic with Santa

Nov. 2021: Experience the Magic with Santa

Santa’s Train Depot and Toy Shop-Nov 5th, 6th, 7th Santa’s Winter Wonderland and Christmas Tree Farm-Nov 21st yorkstudio.com/santa-mrs-claus (336)449-7101 info@yorkstudio.com Experience a little Magic this year! Capture the wonder and joy of childhood this Christmas....

Counselors, Psychologists and Therapists for Your Family

Counselors, Psychologists and Therapists for Your Family

By TMoM Team Member Katie Moosbrugger Many children and teens suffer from anxiety, hyperactivity, depression, and other issues. It is often difficult to get good referrals and information because parents are not always comfortable discussing the problem with others....

Oct. 30 & 31, 2021: Halloween Events from Catbird

Oct. 30 & 31, 2021: Halloween Events from Catbird

Join Catbird Events for two really fun Halloween events! Saturday, October 30th 1:00-4:00pm Winston Junction Market 901 N Trade St. Winston-Salem, NC Local artists and makers will be selling handmade items. They will be wearing fun costumes and will also be handing...

October 2021: Open Houses at New Garden Friends School

October 2021: Open Houses at New Garden Friends School

New Garden Friends School 1128 New Garden Road Greensboro, NC 27410 ngfs.org facebook.com/newgardenfriends Choosing a school can be a daunting experience; at NGFS they strive to make it an experience that is easy, open, and friendly. The goal of their admissions...

Sugar-Free Fall and Halloween Treat Ideas

Sugar-Free Fall and Halloween Treat Ideas

By TMoM Team Member Dennette Bailey During the fall season there are a variety of events that require the tradition of handing out candy to children. As an early educator, who is also a certified nutritionist, this might be the scariest time of the year for me (pun...

Oct. 25 & 30, 2021: Halloween at Greensboro Children’s Museum

Oct. 25 & 30, 2021: Halloween at Greensboro Children’s Museum

Halloween at GCM Monday, October 25, 10:30a – 12p Busy Bees Trick-or-Treat – GCM Members Only Saturday, October 30, 12:30p Special Guest Finn Phoenix Playing Spooky Jams – No Reservation required, included with Membership or Admission https://gcmuseum.com/ Halloween...

Why I Hire a Male Babysitter

Why I Hire a Male Babysitter

By Guest Blogger Ginny Olson This is what I hear at the crack of dawn this morning: MOMMY, WHEN IS MY DATE WITH ZACK?! Tomorrow, dude, it's tomorrow. In the meantime, please go back to sleep. But he's too excited for that. Because tomorrow, he'll get an hour and a...

Day Trip Idea: Everyone’s Playground – Recreation Acres

Day Trip Idea: Everyone’s Playground – Recreation Acres

By TMoM Team Member Laura Dydek Taking a day trip to a playground may sound a little extreme, but when a playground is as special as this one, it is well worth the trip! Recreation Acres in King is an all-inclusive, one-of-a-kind playground built in 2017. I saw a few...

Finding Hope After a Miscarriage

Finding Hope After a Miscarriage

By TMoM Team Member Suzy Fielders Aaron As a writer and blogger, I often share so many of my own stories. I’ve written in the past about being a single mom, hardships in my life, living with Celiac Disease, life lessons I’ve learned, homeschooling my daughter, how I...

Why You Gotta Be So Mean?

Why You Gotta Be So Mean?

By Guest Blogger Chrissy McCullough, author of the blog My Blue Nest October is National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month. Although we typically focus on preventing this behavior among our children, it can also occur among adults which is then mimicked by our kids....

October Family Events & Resources

October Family Events & Resources

By TMoM Team Member Rachel Hoeing In today's Sunday Spotlight: TRU Taekwondo's New Clemmons Campus is Open Dr. Ginger Garner: Your Neighborhood Pelvic PT 2021 Ghoulash Virtual Costume Contest Forsyth Family's Kids' Morning Out   TRU’s New Clemmons Campus is Now...

Day Trip Idea: Boone

Day Trip Idea: Boone

By Guest Blogger Felicity Lewis It's the perfect time of year to head to the mountains and visit Boone, NC! If you have not been to Boone, it is a small town with a big campus. It is the home of Appalachian State University which has molded this town into what we now...

Win a $125+ Prize Pack from The Boho Depot

Win a $125+ Prize Pack from The Boho Depot

 Win a $125+ Prize Pack from The Boho Depot! To enter, click the survey link at the bottom of this page to be registered. One lucky winner will be announced on October 24!  The Boho Depot provides a unique experience to their customers by offering a curated selection...

Kids Eat Free (& Almost Free) Directory

Kids Eat Free (& Almost Free) Directory

By TMoM team member Michelle Barson Search this directory to find where you and your family can dine for less when Kids Eat Free (or Almost Free) in the Triad! Kids Eat Free discounts and deals can be found in Burlington, Greensboro, Winston-Salem and High Point....

Five Tips for Raising a Confident, Capable Child

Five Tips for Raising a Confident, Capable Child

By Guest Blogger Gillian Goodman, Lower School Director at Greensboro Day School Every parent hopes to see their child grow into a capable and confident young person. Fortunately, there are some simple things that you can do to help your child learn to become more...

2021 October Festivals and Trunk-or-Treats

2021 October Festivals and Trunk-or-Treats

By TMoM Team Member Katie Moosbrugger The days may be getting shorter, but finding great ways to entertain your family is still a full-time job.  Visiting a fall festival in our area is one of the best ways to fill the day with family and fun!  Our region hosts a...

Increasing Mental Health and Suicide Awareness

Increasing Mental Health and Suicide Awareness

By Guest Blogger Brittany J. Todd, NCC, LCMHC, NCIP, CLC September is National Suicide Awareness Prevention Month, therefore this post is dedicated to increasing knowledge with the hope of initiating a deeper conversation about mental health and how our children are...

Creating Balance this Equinox

Creating Balance this Equinox

By TMoM Team Member, Ashley Quinn Four buckets every person can fill every day to fuel their body, mind, soul, and feel fabulous! As we move into autumn and our children adjust to their new school routines, many of us are inspired or required to set a fresh rhythm to...

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