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2021 Triad Summer Camps: Winston-Salem, Clemmons & Surrounding Areas

2021 Triad Summer Camps: Winston-Salem, Clemmons & Surrounding Areas

Updated by TMoM Team Member Katie Moosbrugger This directory is sponsored by YMCA Camp Hanes, which offers overnight, day, and leadership camps throughout the summer and is located in King, NC approximately 40 minutes north of Winston-Salem. Camp was able to open and...

Win a $100 Gift Card to DABL Salon & Boutique

Win a $100 Gift Card to DABL Salon & Boutique

--- Winston Salem welcomes a new, state-of-the-art salon in the heart of the West End neighborhood of Winston-Salem. They are offering one TMoM reader an amazing salon experience with the chance to win a $100 gift card! All you have to do is complete the short survey...

2021 Triad Summer Camps: High Point, Kernersville & Surrounding Areas

2021 Triad Summer Camps: High Point, Kernersville & Surrounding Areas

Updated by TMoM Team Member Katie Moosbrugger *TAKE NOTE: Please check each camp's website for the latest updates on their plans for summer 2021. Are you looking for a summer camp in the areas surrounding High Point and Kernersville? You will always find this list on...

2021 Triad Summer Camps: Greensboro, Burlington & Surrounding Areas

2021 Triad Summer Camps: Greensboro, Burlington & Surrounding Areas

Updated by TMoM Team Member Katie Moosbrugger *TAKE NOTE: Please check each camp's website for the latest updates on their plans for summer 2021. Are you looking for a summer camp in the areas surrounding Greensboro and Burlington? You will always find this list on...

My Picky Eater

My Picky Eater

By TMoM Team Member Rachel Hoeing Picky Eaters. If you don't have one, you should feel lucky. Before having kids I always smirked when I heard parents say things like, "Oh I wish I could serve casseroles for dinner, but my kids just won't eat that." My thought: "How...

A Focus on Hearts, Valentines, Schools + a Disney Gift Card Giveaway!

A Focus on Hearts, Valentines, Schools + a Disney Gift Card Giveaway!

By TMoM Team Member Katie Moosbrugger In today’s Sunday Spotlight: ~ A Heart to Heart for American Heart Month ~ Find Out More About Career Center ~ Order Your Petals & Platters from Wanderlust Boards and Abba Design ~ Win a Travel Prize Pack from Jocelyn at The...

Triad Area Preschools

Triad Area Preschools

Updated by Katie Moosbrugger This directory is sponsored by Starmount Preschool. Starmount has been serving the Greensboro community for over 50 years, providing a nurturing environment for growth and development of the whole child, ages 6 months to 5 years. At...

Ellen’s Book Nook — January 2021: Chapter Books for Middle Schoolers

Ellen’s Book Nook — January 2021: Chapter Books for Middle Schoolers

By Guest Blogger Ellen Bryant Lloyd  As a long-time book lover, it is often difficult to select a group of books to recommend from the seemingly endless list of great titles from which to choose. Between wonderful classic titles and excellent new releases, I could...

Comforting a Grieving Parent: Tips on What to Say and Do

Comforting a Grieving Parent: Tips on What to Say and Do

By Guest Blogger Hayluri (Luly) Beckles This May will be 15 years since I became a member of a very special club...the kind of club no parent should ever have to join… that is the bereaved parent club. I am fully aware that not everyone grieves the same. However, if...

Welcome to the 2021 TMoM Choice Awards

Welcome to the 2021 TMoM Choice Awards

By TMoM Team Member Rachel Hoeing Our 11th Annual TMoM Choice Awards contest kicks off TODAY! This contest celebrates all things parent-related in the Triad. We ask our readers to nominate the best of the best in categories ranging from fun activities to businesses...

Closing the Gap:  The Importance of Early Intervention

Closing the Gap:  The Importance of Early Intervention

By Guest Blogger Aimee Picon, Director of Educational Outreach “The student fell through the cracks.” “He was moved through the system without ever addressing the problem.” “She is in 8th grade now, but never really learned how to read.” As an educator of students...

Feb. 16, 2021: Our Lady of Grace Catholic School Virtual Open House

Feb. 16, 2021: Our Lady of Grace Catholic School Virtual Open House

Our Lady of Grace Catholic School 201 South Chapman Street Greensboro, NC 27403 Virtual Open House Tuesday, February 16 Virtual Open House for the following programs: Special Education - 9:00 am Kindergarten - 10:30 am You are invited to a Virtual Open House and...

Feb. 20, 2021: Valentine Market (NEW DATE)

Feb. 20, 2021: Valentine Market (NEW DATE)

--- Valentine Market 901 North Trade St. Winston-Salem Saturday, February 20, 2021 11:00am to 4:00pm facebook.com/events Find the perfect handmade gift for your special someone at this socially distanced market. You'll find artists & makers selling handmade items,...

Independent Schools, Postpartum Doulas, and Our Giveaway Winner

Independent Schools, Postpartum Doulas, and Our Giveaway Winner

By TMoM Team Member Rachel Hoeing In this week's Sunday Spotlight: Registration is Open at Triad Baptist Christian Academy What is a Postpartum Doula? High Point Friends School - Making a Difference in Today's World The Winner of Our Facebook Giveaway  ...

Organizational Tips for Homeschooling

Organizational Tips for Homeschooling

By TMoM Team Member Suzy Fielders We began my daughter’s homeschool adventure when she entered sixth grade. You can read a little more about why we choose this journey here. At the time, I was a single mom and working full-time, so being organized was not just a...

What Parents Want for Their Children

What Parents Want for Their Children

By Guest Bloggers Susan Davis, Director of Communication and Marketing, and Geoff Campbell, Director of Strategic Initiatives at Greensboro Day School As parents turn their attention to the upcoming school year and choosing the right type of learning environment for...

Win a Travel Prize Pack from Jocelyn at The Magic For Less Travel

Win a Travel Prize Pack from Jocelyn at The Magic For Less Travel

--- Jocelyn Martins, Travel Counselor with The Magic For Less Travel is giving away one of three prize packs! You pick the prize that meets your travel needs! Prize Pack #1 includes a $100 Amazon Gift Card, a portable mini-fan, and a Samsung manual luggage scale....

Wake Up Call For Parents: How to Support Rather than Enable

Wake Up Call For Parents: How to Support Rather than Enable

By Guest Blogger Juan Santos M.S., CRC, LCMHC Have you wondered why you parent the way that you do? It’s an interesting question to explore. I find myself parenting in a manner that connects to my life story. Sometimes I get upset and raise my voice in a way that...

Our Favorite Products for Around the House

Our Favorite Products for Around the House

By TMoM Team Member Anna Keller The balance I try to strike in our home is safety + convenience. I aim to choose products and appliances that make our busy lives easier, sure, but also prioritize the safety of products and want to choose clean versions whenever...

Introduce Your Student to Career Center High School

Introduce Your Student to Career Center High School

By TMoM Team Member Rachel Hoeing Career Center is an amazing community of educators and students right in the heart of Winston-Salem. It serves as an extension of the regular high school programs and is available to all students in WSFCS. Students maintain their...

If January Were a Mom

If January Were a Mom

By Guest Blogger Kelley Eanes, author of kelleyeanes.com As if 2021 hasn’t already earned enough bragging rights on its own accord, January at our house is always a bit of a dumpster fire. Drunk on late nights and “just please one more show” binges, our kids emerge...

Lots of Ways to Win $, Plus School Choice and Music Lessons

Lots of Ways to Win $, Plus School Choice and Music Lessons

By TMoM Team Member Katie Moosbrugger In today’s Sunday Spotlight: ~ Private Violin and Viola Lessons with Duo Licht ~ UNCG iGrow Study: Seeking Pregnant Women to Participate ~ Greensboro Montessori: A Middle School that Students Love ~ Win a $25 Gift Card to Jimmy...

At Home at Dad’s

At Home at Dad’s

By Guest Blogger Carol Anne Sowell, home decorator and stager The security and predictability a home provides children helps strengthen family relationships. Children of single parents often divide this crucial period of growth between two dwellings – Mom’s house and...

On Going Gray

On Going Gray

By TMoM Team Member Laura Simon I found my first gray hair on the morning of my college graduation. I had other things to worry about, so I casually plucked it out and bobby-pinned my hat in place. Over the next few years, the little specks of glitter continued to pop...

The 4th Trimester and How a Postpartum Doula Can Help You

The 4th Trimester and How a Postpartum Doula Can Help You

By Guest Blogger Sara "RaRa" Gibson with PostPartum By RaRa Everyone will tell you that pregnancy is over once you finally meet your new little one, but is that really the case? The idea of the “4th trimester” and thinking of it as a part of pregnancy is a very new...

Triad Private/Independent Schools Directory

Triad Private/Independent Schools Directory

Updated by Katie Moosbrugger This directory is sponsored by Greensboro Day School, which educates children age 2 - grade 12 on a 65-acre campus. Evidence-based practices and cognitive research guide the GDS educational philosophy. Their vibrant learning community...

A Resolution That Can Destroy

A Resolution That Can Destroy

By Guest Blogger Jessie Tucker Mitchell, MA, LCMHCA, NCC Sixteen-year-old Anna* struggled with an eating disorder (ED) all through eighth and ninth grades. She woke at 5 am to run 90 minutes every morning, restricted her food intake to 600 calories a day, and made...

Establishing Healthy Bedtime Routines

Establishing Healthy Bedtime Routines

By TMoM Team Member Sydney D. Richardson, Ph. D. Sleep routines. I have always hated sleep routines because they seemed so complicated. Read any parenting book and you’ll quickly feel as though you need a specialized degree to put a child to sleep. Even more, how do...

Canterbury Info Sessions, Yoga Training, and Bagel Station Rewards

Canterbury Info Sessions, Yoga Training, and Bagel Station Rewards

By TMoM Team Member Rachel Hoeing In today's Sunday Spotlight: Information Sessions at Canterbury School Yoga Teacher Training with The Breathing Room New offers from Bagel Station   Come home to Canterbury School in 2021-22 Finding the right school home for your...

“Stay At Home” Activities for Tots to Teens

“Stay At Home” Activities for Tots to Teens

By TMoM Team Member Rachel Hoeing Looking for ideas for indoor fun? Whether it's due to COVID, bad weather, trying to save money, or just sheer boredom, we all need new ideas (away from screens!) to enjoy time while we are staying at home! Most of these are not...

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