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Here’s Our Fall 2022 Guide to Area Corn Mazes

It's almost time for one of Charlotte’s favorite fall...

ISF 5K For Kids Cancer Back With More Family Fun Than Ever

Guest post by the Isabella Santos Foundation It’s more than...

Charlotte based Isabella Santos Foundation and Ella B. Candles Collaborate to Launch Candles to benefit Pediatric Cancer

Locally Inspired & Locally Made to Change the World A college student who took on a different kind of summer job is helping to change the world for kids fighting cancer. Halle Mckellar, a Junior at the University of North Carolina...

Find Out Everything You Want to Know About Boarding School at this Upcoming SouthPark Event

Since it’s Back To School time, you may be thinking ahead about High School options for your newborn I mean kindergarten I mean Middle School child. If boarding school has crossed your mind or come up in conversation, you probably have a lot of questions....

Back to School with The Buttercup

Have you shopped the new location for The Buttercup in Myers Park? It's in the Harris Teeter center on the corner of Providence and Providence Roads and it is filled with the perfect gifts for everyone on your list,...

End of Summer Movie Deals at Cinergy Dine-In Cinemas, Including Free Movies for Teachers

Looking for something cool to do in these last few weeks of summer? We highly recommend that you head over to Cinergy Charlotte in Prosperity Village, where you will find air-conditioned, one-stop entertainment for everyone. Featuring luxury recline-and-dine cinemas,...

Here’s Our Dorm Room Checklist and Dorm Decor Plan

The school year is just around the corner and she knows where she's headed...at least to college this fall 🙂 and maybe even with whom she's rooming. Whew, right? Not so fast though. Critical stress is yet to come. There...

Beat The Heat. Best Spraygrounds, Splash Parks and Water Fun Around Charlotte

Good Grief it's hot this summer. If you're looking for a way to cool off, Charlotte has plenty of options, from big (and $$) water parks to free spray playgrounds. Here's our guide to water fun in and around...

Here Comes the Sun. Protection for Your Littles and How to Treat Sunburn & Overheating

With Dr. Julia DeVita Owens, Novant Ballantyne Pediatrics Summer months in the Carolinas mean days with approximately 15 hours of sunlight! This beautiful weather leads to more opportunities for you and your family to get outside and be active. However, the...

Things to Do On Father’s Day in Charlotte This Year

There's a LOT happening this Father's Day weekend, with most of the fun stuff scheduled for Saturday the 18th, probably so all the dads can enjoy family time and relaxation on their big day. Still, we like to do...

Looking for a Unique Summer Camp for Your Young Musicians? With an Award Winning, World Renowned Educator? Look Here.

If you have a 7th to 12th grader who is studying and enjoying music during the school year, you'll want to check out JazzArts Charlotte Summer Music Camp this year, as they welcome world-renowned Saxophonist Roxy Coss to lead...

We’re Giving Away an XLarge Big Green Egg Grill from Blackhawk Just In Time for Father’s Day. Enter to Win Here.

Who's Your Daddy Now? We're giving away a Big Green Egg from Blackhawk Hardware ~ XL size and a $1,399 value. Just in time for summer grilling, patio parties, and Father's Day Gifting. Note: this grill was gently used one time...

Summer Swimming & Child Safety. Tips from a Charlotte Pediatrician on Taking It Seriously So You Can Enjoy This Time Safely

With Dr. Julia DeVita Owens, Novant Ballantyne Pediatrics Summer in the Carolinas means family beach trips and pool days.  Many parents look forward to seeing their children play in the waves and learn how to swim. However, hot days spent...

Where Do Kids Eat Free in Charlotte: Your Summer 2022 Update

If you're anything like us, nights off from making dinner are a dream. Take the family out to one of these Charlotte restaurants where kids eat free (or super cheap!). Bookmark this post for stress-free and cheap eats this...