Day Trips

Day Trip Idea: Roanoke, VA

Day Trip Idea: Roanoke, VA

By TMoM Team Member Rachel Hoeing What many of you may not realize is 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...
Things to Do and See Over Spring Break

Things to Do and See Over Spring Break

By Rachel Hoeing If you have decided to stay in town for Spring Break this year and are looking for fun family ideas, have no fear! Today’s blog will give you ideas for quick day-trips as well as ideas for fun right here in the Triad. Feel free to comment below...
Day Trip Idea: Patterson Farm

Day Trip Idea: Patterson Farm

By TMoM Team Member Rachel Hoeing If you are ready for some strawberry picking, I recommend Patterson Farm, located in Mount Ulla, NC. It is very close to Salisbury, which is about an hour’s drive from most Triad areas. There are numerous places to pick your own...
Day Trip Idea: Childress Vineyards

Day Trip Idea: Childress Vineyards

By TMoM Team Member Rachel Hoeing It’s a great time of year for a Day Trip!  Today I would like to tell you more about Childress Vineyards. I know that it does not sound like the type of place that you would normally take children, but we spent an afternoon...
Day Trip Idea: Lazy 5 Ranch

Day Trip Idea: Lazy 5 Ranch

By TMoM Team Member Rachel Hoeing The Lazy 5 Ranch is a perfect day trip for you and your children. It is located in Mooresville, NC, so it is less than an hour from Winston and High Point, and about 1 hour 15 minutes from Greensboro. The Lazy 5 Ranch is an animal...
Great Wolf / Bad Wolf

Great Wolf / Bad Wolf

By Heather Keenan There is nothing in this world that I would not do for my kids. I love them to the moon and back and enjoy nothing more than to see them happy. So, there I was, last week, standing in a bathing suit (which let’s face it, is basically like...
Day Trip Idea: Carolina Raptor Center

Day Trip Idea: Carolina Raptor Center

By Guest Blogger Dennette Bailey This fall my children and I zipped to the Carolina Raptor Center in Huntersville, NC for the day. We were looking for a way to spend time together before my son went off to serve in the U.S. Navy. I thought this idea might be perfect...
Win Tickets to Kersey Valley’s Outdoor Laser Tag

Win Tickets to Kersey Valley’s Outdoor Laser Tag

Win a Family Four-Pack of Individual Play Tickets  Kersey Valley’s Outdoor Laser Tag Value $114 ($28.50 each) Get the action of live field combat, along with tactical team reconnaissance at Kersey Valley Laser Tag. Team up against your friends and family in a...
Win Tickets to Kersey Valley’s High Ropes Course

Win Tickets to Kersey Valley’s High Ropes Course

Win a Family Four-Pack of Tickets Kersey Valley High Ropes course Value $236 Participants must be must be at least 10 years old, in good physical condition, weigh less than 250lbs and be able to reach 5ft high to operate the smart snap safety system.  Breathalyzer and...
Day Trip Idea: The Pit

Day Trip Idea: The Pit

By TMoM Team Member Rachel Hoeing I am sharing a great day trip idea today that is especially nice for those of you with older kids and teens. The Pit is an Indoor Kart Racing facility, but it also includes laser tag, arcade, rock climbing and more! We ventured to...
Day Trip Idea: A Day in Durham

Day Trip Idea: A Day in Durham

By Rachel Hoeing *Note that this is an older blog written in 2014 and some info may be out-dated.  Durham is a quick trip from anywhere in the Triad. Depending on the age of your children, you can do either, or both of the ideas I will write about below. Last spring I...