The adoption process can be exciting and overwhelming, so being prepared can help to put you at ease.
A Rube Goldberg Machine accomplishes a simple task in the most complicated – and craziest – way possible.
The Geminid Meteor Shower, the most prolific meteor shower of the year, is already underway with the peak expected to occur in mid-December.
Holiday-flavored components that add to the excitement at Great Wolf Lodge.
Your guide to this weekend with kids in Charlotte. (Dec. 14-16)
All children notice differences in others--it is what makes us each unique. Learn how to teach your child to come to accept and appreciate others' differences with these tips.
Enhance your child's executive functioning skills with holiday preparations.
Dec. 14-16: Family Fun Friday, Christmas at Bennett Place, Super Fun Saturday and a Polar Express Pajama Party
Check out Free Family Friday and attend a movie pajama party in Raleigh, learn how the holidays were celebrated during the Civil War in Durham, and create fun arts and crafts in Apex.
Explore a diverse range of camp options and enter to win prizes at this year's camp fair, which will take place Feb. 17, noon-4 p.m., at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel in Durham.
This week's must-do fun for the family (Dec. 10-13).
Ralph and Vanellope go online in search of a replacement part for a videogame. She thinks the internet is the perfect cure for boredom but Ralph can't wait to go home.
A collaborative neighborhood public art project displays crocheted snowflakes on Glenwood South trees for the month of December.
Build an epic gingerbread house, enjoy a museum night for special needs kids, learn about how animals prepare for winter and ride on a Santa Train.
Stay safe during the next winter storm by following key tips from the American Red Cross.
Wake County ending fees for most park activities
“ELF The Musical” at DPAC, which runs Dec 4-9, includes an autism-friendly performance on Dec. 8 at 10 a.m.
Ideas to enjoy the holidays that build family bonds
Learn about gut microbes and Christmas traditions, enjoy a holiday parade, go on a virtual vacation and more.
A flashback to the 1980s, with 21st-century updates
You could win toys, tickets, gift cards, meals and more!
ZABS Place helps put young adults with special talents on path to careers.
She owns online retail clothing store Blue Sage Baby + Kids
Build a cookie house, try out a Harry Potter-themed escape room, learn about evergreens and explore animals in art.
Start a tradition that gives back to others.
Nothing beats theater and live shows for beauty, suspense, laughs and learning. Check out what's happening this month on local stages.
Check out Disney on Ice, Santa Paws, First Night Raleigh and "Our Body: The Universe Within" exhibit during December.
The latest 'Daddy Derek' column
First Lady Kristin Cooper and the North Carolina State Capitol have teamed up with Toys for Tots to collect toys for children in eastern North Carolina affected by Hurricane Florence.
Choose-and-cut Christmas tree farms in the Triangle and beyond