Recreation

Take Your Child Outside to Explore Through Movement and Play

Take Your Child Outside to Explore Through Movement and Play

By Guest Blogger Coretta Walker Summer is the perfect time to take your child outside to burn off some energy and explore – the days are longer and there are so many things to see and do. Scientists have found that 80% of brain growth happens in the first three years...
St. Augustine: Family Vacation Idea

St. Augustine: Family Vacation Idea

By TMoM team member Katie Moosbrugger If you’re looking to sneak in one more trip before the end of the summer, a weekend in St. Augustine is the perfect get away. Not only is it a beautiful Florida beach destination, but it’s also an easy drive (just under 6.5...
20 Places to Take Your Teens This Summer

20 Places to Take Your Teens This Summer

By TMoM Team Member Rachel Hoeing Most teens will be spending their summer playing summer sports, hanging at the pool, working, babysitting, traveling, or sleeping in. While these are all great ways for them to enjoy their summer, the bad news is that very few of...
Day Trip Idea: Roanoke, VA

Day Trip Idea: Roanoke, VA

By TMoM Team Member Rachel Hoeing Did you know that Roanoke, Virginia is only two hours from most spots in the Triad? It is a fabulous city for a day trip, or a weekend excursion. If you head out early morning, you can arrive in time to tackle a venue before lunch,...
Favorite Local Watering Holes

Favorite Local Watering Holes

By TMoM Team Member Rachel Hoeing Why not take the gang to explore local watering holes? Your family can enjoy an afternoon of wading, creekwalking, exploring, or lounging. We hope you enjoy this list of places to escape, which range from serene & peaceful to...