Raising Children

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...
ARFID: When It’s More Than Just Picky Eating

ARFID: When It’s More Than Just Picky Eating

By Guest Blogger Neely Turlington “He will eat when he gets really hungry.” “You just aren’t providing enough variety.” “Have you tried offering him pizza or toast? All kids like those!” Knowing Something Wasn’t Right Over the years these were some common,...
Year-Round Child Care in the Triad

Year-Round Child Care in the Triad

By TMoM Team Member Suzy Fielders Finding trustworthy, reliable year-round child care is not only an important decision, but an overwhelming one. There are so many factors to consider, including cost, availability, location, age parameters, certifications,  background...
How To Talk To and Comfort Your Child in the Wake of School Shootings

How To Talk To and Comfort Your Child in the Wake of School Shootings

By Guest Blogger Juan Santos M.S., CRC, LCMHC I honestly do not even know how to start this writing. My heart aches with immense pain for the families who have lost their children, and for the children and educators who have witnessed such a traumatic event. I ache...
Top 10 Things to do with your Toddler or Preschooler this Summer

Top 10 Things to do with your Toddler or Preschooler this Summer

By TMoM Team Member Rachel Hoeing Triad moms, we’ve got amazing ideas in store for you and your toddler or preschooler to enjoy the best summer yet! Use our list to visit a venue in your own city, or venture to other parts of the Triad for a day trip! In...