Take the chill out of the air with a cup of homemade hot chocolate. Here are nine recipes to die for.
How your ninth-grader can successfully launch his or her high school career.
There’s a legendary battle to defend the universe from evil, and you’re invited to grab a seat to see the action as "Marvel Universe LIVE! Age of Heroes" heads to North Carolina.
Avoid making obvious mistakes that can negatively impact admissions chances.
Age-by-age tips to help dial down distracting and disrespectful communications.
Often overshadowed by Asheville, its showier neighbor to the north, this charming western North Carolina town is a family destination in its own right.
College Foundation of North Carolina expands college application event to one month to give high school seniors extra help.
Browse profiles on everything from from student-to-faculty ratios to acceptance rates and the percentage of students who successfully graduate in four years.
If sibling fighting is stealing the peace in your household, follow this expert advice for relief.
The new prices will be available at the North Carolina Aquariums at Roanoke Island, Pine Knoll Shores and Fort Fisher.
Boo at the North Carolina Zoo (Oct. 28-29) will feature a variety of games, a costume contest, face painting, music, a puppet parade and a dance
Take a day trip to experience "Prehistoric Passages: Realm of Dragons," which opens Nov. 17.
Program highlights state's waterways and nearly 1,500 miles of hiking trails across the state.
The fair celebrates its 150th birthday with a special admission price on opening day, Oct. 12.
Update: Tickets are SOLD OUT for Raleigh; still available for Charlotte
State officials recently announced an award of $2.1 million in grants for 25 trails projects across the state.
Gatlinburg is a carnival of activity with beautiful natural surroundings, amusement park rides, mazes of mirrors and unusual museums.
North Carolina is home to many scenic routes for families who enjoy road-tripping.
Build better family interactions without the sass.
Children can choose almost any item from the Panera Bread menu as a smaller sized entree.
Dembe, a 5-year-old male, will join the North Carolina Zoo's gorilla troop.
Safety tips, emergency kits and how to talk to your kids.
Is your child an introvert? Here are ways to help your quiet child thrive.
Venture out of town for a day trip or weekend getaway to enjoy one or more of the state's best fests.
Not only does it offer quick access to Wrightsville Beach, but Wilmington also boasts plenty of other activities that appeal to multiple members of the family.
Tweetsie Railroad’s Ghost Train will be held Friday and Saturday nights from Sept. 22 to Oct. 28.
North Carolina shows are scheduled for Charlotte, Raleigh, Greensboro and Fayetteville.
Follow the yellow brick road and join Dorothy and friends this fall at the Land of Oz.
A compilation of events and viewing parties occurring within the path of totality.
Age-by-age guidance on creating better communication with your kids, so you and your kids can feel heard and respected.