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Meet the Fehling Five: Page and Jake on Kids, Parenting, and Podcasts

With three kids, two demanding jobs, a high-spirited dog and podcasting projects, how do they make it work?

Enter to Win 4 Tickets to the NC Kid Expo

Browse products and services catered to kids and families.

GUIDE: Exploring Reed Gold Mine

Pan for gold and tour the site of the first documented gold find in the U.S.

The Importance of EpiPens

What is anaphylaxis? What is an EpiPen? Why and how do you use it?

Editor's Note (September 2019): Timing Motherhood

From our new issue of Charlotte Parent

How to Build a Better Morning Routine

Advice for parents raising kids at varying age ranges

Family-Friendly Fall Festivals in North Carolina

Venture out of town for a day trip or weekend getaway to enjoy one or more of the state's best fests.

Our Picks: Top Things to Do with Kids in September

Our picks for the best things to do with kids this month in the greater Charlotte area.

The Not-So-Obvious Facts of Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease

New guidelines say children need not stay home from school if they have Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease. Read more!

Help Your Child Transition into a School Ready Mindset

A three-step guide on preparing your child’s mind for the new school year.

Movie Review: 'Angry Birds 2'

The Angry Birds team up with the Green Pigs in order to dismantle a super weapon that is launching giant ice balls.

PNC Arena Adopts 'Clear Bag Policy' for All Events

PNC Arena will be implementing a clear bag policy for all arena events, including hockey, basketball, concerts, family shows and more to ensure the safety of arena attendees.

Best Bets for Where to Hike With Kids Within an Hour of Charlotte

Try one of these family hikes that make a great day trip from Charlotte.

Raleigh Mom Pushes 'Sam's Law' to Make Seizure Education Mandatory in NC Schools

A mom is fighting for parents' rights to have "seizure plans" in North Carolina schools.

Enjoy Special Park Activities for National TRACK Trails Day on August 24

Event celebrates 10-year anniversary of program that connects kids to the outdoors.

5 (Free) Ways to Make After School Meaningful

You don’t have to spend a lot of money for after-school enrichment.

Making Plans for Your Young Adult with Disabilities After High School

How to transition on a budget when there is no paid caregiver.

A Day in Ballantyne

The latest entry in our Kid-Free in the QC series

Movie Review: 'Dora and the Lost City of Gold'

It's the adventure of a lifetime as Dora, Diego and Boots go on a quest to find the lost Incan city of gold.

Fall Consignment Sales in the Queen City

Find bargains this fall at one of these Charlotte-area consignment sales.

GUIDE: Back-to-School IEPs and 504s

How to support an exceptional learner

Make Back-to-School Oh-So Cool

The latest "Daddy Derek" column

Enter to Win 4 Tickets to the Michelin GT Challenge at VIR Aug. 23-25

The IMSA Weathertech Championship is back at the historic VIRginia International Raceway Aug. 23-25.

Back-to-School Picture Books

Picture books that help children explore those back-to-school butterflies through humor, creativity and kindness.

Charlotte Fall Festivals and Fairs

Fall festivals feed your need for fried dough, live music and family fun.

Help Local Children Battling Cancer With a Kidz in Lids School Fundraiser

In honor of September’s Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, help children with cancer in the Carolinas by participating in this uncomplicated and fun fundraiser.

Corn Maze Opens at North Carolina Museum of Art

Travel through an art-meets-science corn maze exhibit called "From Teosinte to Tomorrow" to find the ancestor of modern corn.

Best Bets for Where to Pick Apples in the Carolinas

September is prime apple-picking season in the Carolinas. Plan a trip to pick apples and create a fall family tradition.

A Look at Social Media and Middle School

The slippery slope between the real world and a distorted view of reality

A Clean Slate for the New School Year

Get started on the right foot to create lasting family habits
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GPS [Go. Play. See]

It's your complete family guide to Triad living. Parents are busy and on the go. Use this guide to help you explore all this great area offers for families in Winston-Salem, Greensboro, High Point and surrounding communities.

Exceptional Child

For parents of kids with special needs, finding help and support can be challenging. We've compiled valuable resources for Triad parents in our latest annual publication, Exceptional Child, which is also available as a digital guide.