By Katie Moosbrugger

Congratulations to Jennifer Welder! She is the lucky random TMoM winner of our holiday giveaway, and she will receive $1,100 in gift cards from ten local businesses! Jennifer, please check your email to find out how to claim your prize!

Many thanks to the 500+ readers who registered to win this prize. If you are not the lucky winner this year, please continue to support these local businesses. We have listed this year’s participating businesses’ information and web site links below for you to peruse. Also make a point to visit them in person! We are so appreciative of the generous prizes each of these businesses have offered to the TMoM winner.

Merry Christmas Eve everyone!


Heather McGinnis Photography

Heather McGinnis Photography is one of the Triad’s most sought-after Newborn & Family Photographers.
Voted Greensboro’s Favorite Photographer annually since 2013 by local moms & families in the Triad
Moms on Main Annual Choice Awards, Heather’s style is genuine, joyful, & tender
and her Baby-Whispering skills are second to none.


Pigtails & Crewcuts

Locally owned and operated by a local Triad mom, Pigtails & Crewcuts offers stress-free hair cutting
experiences for the whole family. They also offer extraordinary birthday packages for boys and girls,
along with ear piercings for all ages. “Where Fun & Style Meet” and every visit is a new experience.


Mellow Mushroom

Mellow Mushroom, located in Winston-Salem and Greensboro, offers stone baked pizza, fresh salads,
and hoagies! Stop by and enjoy a craft beer from one of their 32 taps or try one of their hand crafted
libations. Open Sun-Wed 11 a.m. -10 p.m., Thur 11 a.m. -11 p.m., Fri-Sat 11 a.m.- midnight.
Ask about their catering and they can take this show on the road for you!


Mast General Store

Wander into “way back when” with a trip to Mast General Store. The store is filled with most
everything for life – traditional fashions, comfortable footwear, travel and camping gear, and toys
powered by imagination. Don’t miss a trip down Memory Lane found in barrel after barrel of
old-fashioned candy! Extended Holiday Hours. Bring your camera and take a photo with Santa:
Thursday, December 14 from 4:00 pm-7:00 pm and Thursday, December 21 from 4:00 pm-7:00 pm. 


Balance Day Spa

Established in 1996, Balance Day Spa is the Triad’s largest premiere day spa providing premium spa services. Balance Day Spa has three convenient Triad locations; Greensboro, Burlington, and Kernersville. Their facilities incorporate waiting rooms, locker rooms, showers, and private treatment rooms. To accommodate guests’ schedules they are open 7 days a week. In addition, guests can also book appointments online from the convenience of their own home. It is a perfect destination for solo massages, couples treatments and spa parties.
Balance Day Spa offers Instant Gift Cards and Corporate Discounts.


Village Tavern

At Village Tavern their scratch kitchen uses only the finest and freshest ingredients to offer delicious
options for everyone to enjoy. Their craft bar delivers an impressive selection of specialty cocktails, craft
beers and an award-winning wine list. Visit them at their Greensboro or Winston-Salem locations.


Mainstream Boutique Winston-Salem

Mainstream Boutique is THE place to shop this holiday season! Their style team is always ready to help find the perfect outfit or gift for someone special. With a store filled with unique and affordable clothing, shoes, accessories and more there truly is something for everyone. Plus they make shopping easy and fun with new items arriving daily. Stop by and experience what this locally owned boutique has to offer to everyone who enters. Located at 110 Oakwood Drive (beside Starbucks) in Winston-Salem. Open 7 Days a week. Free gift wrapping.


Rockin’ Jump Trampoline Park

Rockin’ Jump Trampoline Park, the Triad’s largest trampoline park, has entertainment for the entire
! Attractions include jumping, dodge ball, slam dunk zone, bashballs, rock climbing, lazer frenzy,
arcade and more! There are two convenient Triad locations in Winston-Salem & Greensboro. After Dark
is every Friday & Saturday from 7-10 p.m. Voted as the Best Kid’s Birthday Party Venue in the Triad.
Parents can avoid the planning stress by hosting their child’s next birthday party at Rockin’ Jump!
Rockin’ Jump is giving away TWO $100 gift cards – one for each location.


Merlot & Van Gogh

Merlot & VanGogh is Winston Salem’s LOCAL wine and paint. Come join a two hour wine and paint class.
Go solo or bring your best buddy to open classes. Check calendar for dates and times. Or book a party of 10 or more. They have a large space for any size party. They are the only wine and paint that offers SPLASH parties. These are great for corporate events, as well as for those who don’t consider themselves painters. They are not a franchise, so they can be flexible with customers’ requests. ALL AGES WELCOME!


Triad Stage

Triad Stage is a nationally recognized, locally produced professional theater. Enjoy a family four pack of
tickets to any remaining Triad Stage show of the 2017-2018 season. Catch a holiday show in Greensboro
or Winston-Salem, see an American classic, or attend a world premiere play!
Check out the full season at


Stay Tuned for More Giveaways in 2018!