Blog Roll

What No One Tells You About Parenting

What No One Tells You About Parenting

By Guest Blogger Suzy Fielders Once you become pregnant you’ll find that everyone loves to tell you their parenting stories and often times their parenting advice. Even after the baby is born that continues to stay a constant in parenting chats and get-togethers. My...

Slowly Emerging from the Baby Tunnel

Slowly Emerging from the Baby Tunnel

By Laura Simon I bought some lipstick at Target last week. That might not seem like anything special, but I haven’t owned lipstick in at least three years. Maybe longer. The last tube I remember having was one of those free samples you get from Clinique, and I haven’t...

Triad Holiday Events: Nov. 18 – 24, 2019

Triad Holiday Events: Nov. 18 – 24, 2019

By Katie Moosbrugger Experience the holiday magic at Hubb’s Farm with two family-friendly events – Polar Express Movie & Santa Too! on Nov. 30 (tickets purchased in advance) and Christmas on the Farm on Dec. 13-15 & 20-22 (tickets sold at gate or online)....

Holiday Celebrations, Private School, and Arts Education

Holiday Celebrations, Private School, and Arts Education

By Rachel Hoeing In this week's Sunday Spotlight: 7th Annual Merry Merry Market Clemmons Wonderland Open House at Calvary Day School Free Trial Class at GSO Performing Arts   7th Annual Merry Merry Market More than 50 unique small businesses bring hand-crafted...

How Can I Make Trips to the Grocery Store with my Kids Less Stressful?

How Can I Make Trips to the Grocery Store with my Kids Less Stressful?

By Janet Howard, M.S.W., Program Director, Bringing Out the Best Our Healthy Relationships Initiative (HRI) team is excited to partner with Triad Moms on Main on this blog series. In this series, we offer general guidance to relationship or family questions submitted...

Win a Semester of Learn to Figure or Learn to Hockey Skate Classes

Win a Semester of Learn to Figure or Learn to Hockey Skate Classes

--- Win a Semester of Learn to Figure or Learn to Hockey Skate Classes from the Greensboro Ice House! These classes will be part of the upcoming Winter session which begins January 7 or January 11. This prize is an 8 week semester valued at $127, and includes skate...

Ellen’s Book Nook — November 2019

Ellen’s Book Nook — November 2019

By Guest Blogger Ellen Bryant Lloyd  Win a book of your choice from today’s blog!  November marks the beginning of a season when gratitude is top-of-mind. Studies show that practices of gratitude can significantly improve lives and even alter a brain’s makeup for the...

Weekend Trip Idea: Mountain Lake Lodge, Pembroke, VA

Weekend Trip Idea: Mountain Lake Lodge, Pembroke, VA

By Guest Blogger Lauren Iley-Spear Mountain Lake Lodge is a beautiful rustic resort, about two and half hours from the Triad, in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Pembroke, VA. I was looking for an easy two-night trip for the end of October for my family, where we could...

Announcing a New Look to TMoM!

Announcing a New Look to TMoM!

By Katie Moosbrugger Our team is thrilled to unveil a new logo for Triad Moms on Main, as well as an overall upgraded look of our website and brand! With our double digit birthday just around the corner (can you believe we’ve been live nearly 10 years?), our team has...

Where to See Santa in the Triad | Santa Photos 2019

Where to See Santa in the Triad | Santa Photos 2019

By Rachel Hoeing Need pictures with Santa in Greensboro, High Point, Winston-Salem, Kernersville, or Burlington?  Or just hoping to catch a glimpse of the man in red? Our comprehensive directory has Triad Santa photo opps, holiday parades, holiday lighting events and...

Triad Holiday Events: Nov. 11 – 17, 2019

Triad Holiday Events: Nov. 11 – 17, 2019

By Rachel Hoeing Holiday events in Winston-Salem, Greensboro, High Point, Burlington or Kernersville? We've got em! Each Monday from now until New Year's Day, we will publish a list of holiday festivities happening that week. These include everything from Thanksgiving...

December 7, 2019: Winter Celebration Concert

December 7, 2019: Winter Celebration Concert

  Winston-Salem Youth Chorus Annual Winter Celebration Concert Calvary Moravian 600 Holly Avenue, Winston-Salem, NC 27101 December 7, 2019 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Cost: $15.00  for adults; $10 for students Website: wsyouthchorus.org Facebook:...

Fall Events and a Double Giveaway!

Fall Events and a Double Giveaway!

By Katie Moosbrugger In today's Sunday Spotlight... ~ Greensboro Ice House Hosts Cool events to Celebrate Pumpkin Spice Season! ~ November Kids' Morning Out at Jerry Long YMCA ~ Win a FREE 10 class punch card from Jazzercise Winston-Salem Fitness Center ~ Win a Free...

Reasons Why Chores Matter

Reasons Why Chores Matter

By Guest Blogger Elisa D. Wallace with Forsyth Family magazine While not many enjoy doing household chores, these tasks are vital for a home to run smoothly and efficiently. Although for the most part, the adults of the house take on the larger responsibilities, there...

Doing Good Things Series ~ The Parenting PATH

Doing Good Things Series ~ The Parenting PATH

By Guest Blogger Elizabeth Miller, Executive Director at The Parenting PATH Raising children can be very tough! All moms know this. And it can be especially tough when parents face additional challenges with employment, housing, transportation, healthcare or...

Building Great Futures Through The Noble Academy Way

Building Great Futures Through The Noble Academy Way

By Guest Blogger Christy Avent with Noble Academy As the Director of Enrollment Management at Noble Academy for the last seven years, I have encountered many families that inquired about our school because they were literally “at the end of our rope.” When it came to...

Volunteering & Giving in the Triad

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 to others, and now is a great time of year to do so! Over the past couple of years, we've compiled...

Nov. 29 – Dec. 27, 2019: Denton FarmPark Country Christmas Train

Nov. 29 – Dec. 27, 2019: Denton FarmPark Country Christmas Train

Denton FarmPark 4259 Handy Road Denton, NC 27239 (336) 859-2755 www.dentonfarmpark.com The Country Christmas Train is running November 29th-December 1st, December 6th-8th, 12th-15th, 19th-23rd and 26th-27th at Denton FarmPark. The park opens at 4:30, train rides begin...

My Success Using the Noom App for Weight Loss

My Success Using the Noom App for Weight Loss

By Guest Blogger Wendy Bartlett I have done it.  I have lost weight and kept it off for 8 months. How?  I used the app called Noom.  You may have seen it on Facebook or heard about it on NPR.  I saw it on Facebook, and on December 31, 2018, I was on my way home from...

December 1, 2019: Santa’s Arrival at Mast General Store Winston-Salem

December 1, 2019: Santa’s Arrival at Mast General Store Winston-Salem

Mast General Store 516 N Trade Street W-S December 1, 2 - 4PM facebook.com/events/741037513078731 Cookies, Nutcrackers, and Santa … Oh My! Visit with Santa, get your photo taken with dancers from The Nutcracker, decorate cookies, sing carols, and sip hot chocolate....

Fashion Trends for the Winter Season ~ 2019

Fashion Trends for the Winter Season ~ 2019

By Rachel Hoeing Mellie & Emilia has guided us through a year of fashion on Triad Moms on Main! Their boutique is charming, upscale, and contemporary all rolled into one. Be sure to pop into the store located close to downtown Winston-Salem to see what's new and...

Resources, Schools, and Gyms for Moms and Kids

Resources, Schools, and Gyms for Moms and Kids

By Rachel Hoeing In today's Sunday Spotlight: Open House at Greensboro Day School Level Up Obstacle Fitness Love Languages of Children & Teens Triad Child & Family Counseling SWIPEBY: Making Life Easier for Busy Moms   Come Out and See What Greensboro Day...

Win a Free Two Hour Cleaning Valued at $160 from Molly Maid!

Win a Free Two Hour Cleaning Valued at $160 from Molly Maid!

One of the best gifts you could receive is the gift of time.  At Molly Maid they pride themselves in taking care of your cleaning needs so that you can gain your time back.  No need to worry about scrubbing your tubs, dusting the blinds, vacuuming or wiping down your...

December 14, 15, 20, 21, 2019: “Believe” at the NC Zoo

December 14, 15, 20, 21, 2019: “Believe” at the NC Zoo

  "Believe" North Carolina Zoo December 14th, 15th, and 20th, 21st Event activities are from 12-4PM nczoo.org/experiences/events Come celebrate the magic of the season with all your favorite animals at the North Carolina Zoo’s annual Believe event. See animals...

I Didn’t Expect Motherhood to Make Me Feel Vulnerable

I Didn’t Expect Motherhood to Make Me Feel Vulnerable

By Guest Blogger Olivia Shaw It started during pregnancy. Well-meaning people (usually strangers) asked the typical questions: Do you know the gender? When are you due? Were you trying to get pregnant? (I can't believe anyone feels comfortable asking that one!) I...

Nov. 14, 2019: Noble Academy Fall Community Open House 

Nov. 14, 2019: Noble Academy Fall Community Open House 

  Noble Academy To Host Annual Fall Community Open House Noble Academy will hold its annual Fall Community Open House on Thursday, November 14th from 9-11 am. If you are interested in learning more about how we Build Great Futures for students with ADHD and...

Nov. 16 – 22, 2019: “The Witches” by Roald Dahl

Nov. 16 – 22, 2019: “The Witches” by Roald Dahl

UNCG’s School of Theatre presents "The Witches" by Roald Dahl UNCG Taylor Theatre 406 Tate St. Greensboro, NC www.uncgtheatre.com Love and acceptance may not completely conquer hate, but it can make a difference. UNCG’s School of Theatre presents The Witches by Roald...

Parenting is the Hardest Job We Will Ever Do

Parenting is the Hardest Job We Will Ever Do

By Guest Blogger Gillian Goodman, M.Ed., M.B.A., Greensboro Day School Lower School Director Don’t you wish it came with an instruction manual? What works for one child doesn’t always work for another, and the rules are constantly changing! The research, however, is...

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