By Rachel Hoeing

Who else is enjoying the slight drop in temps this week? We are definitely ready for the fall season! In today’s spotlight we are arming you with great info for this autumn, from consigning clothes, to fall sports and tons of ideas family fun.



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News from Etc. Consignment

Summer is drawing to a close with school beginning and the return of Friday night football! Etc. Consignment Shoppe is now taking Fall & Winter items.  So make Etc. Consignment Shoppe your one-stop-shop for all those necessary items for this Fall.

Etc. Consignment is excited about their 20th annual parking lot sale on Saturday, September 10 with extended hours from  8am-6pm.  The day promises to be fun and filled with lots of great bargains.  If you’ve never attended this event or are new to the area, you’ll want to save this date. Come early and plan to shop late. The savings won’t disappoint!
Etc. is located at 690 Jonestown Road , Winston Salem 336-659-7786


Time for Fall Sports

sports (1)We’re got an amazing directory of sports and athletics in the Triad area. From horseback riding to gymnastics to lacrosse, you can find a perfect fit for your child. Visit our directory here and scroll through options classified by city. To see additional details on any listing, simply click on the name to visit the corresponding website. This list can always be accessed by clicking on the our Directory page icon on our home page.


Fun Family Activities for Fall

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You never need to worry about a loss of things to do when you have Triad Moms on Main at your fingertips! We hope that our bucket list for summer kept your family moving and grooving. Many of those items are still terrific ones for fall, so be sure to check out the list again! We also have plenty of day trip ideas here, weekend trip ideas here, and a calendar full of local events here. We have our directory of Favorite Parks, which will come in handy for cooler fall weather. We also have great tips and ideas for camping and hiking with your family. In addition, we have a list for you of local apple orchards here, arts & enrichment programs your children can enjoy here, and a list of local festivals that will be posted in another week. If we are missing something, comment below and let us know. We want to be your #1 resource for all things parent-related in the Triad! Bring on Fall!


*Today’s spotlight is sponsored by Etc. Consignment.