Nine Ways FCDS is Innovating in Elementary School

By: Priscilla St. John Forsyth Country Day School is well known for preparing students for what’s ahead, but what does that look like when it comes to younger children? Below are just a few of the ways in which FCDS is engaging curious learners each day. 1. Science Every Day.  At FCDS, we believe that […]

Planning the Perfect Age-Appropriate Birthday

For many, planning the perfect birthday party for a young child can be an incredibly daunting task. First, there is the barrage of other items to get through—creating an invitation list, buying necessary supplies, planning activities, etc. The list simply goes on and on. Then one needs to decide whether the activities for the party […]

New Year, New Remodel: Lael Homes Explains 2020 Design Trends

For most people, the stroke of midnight on January 1st carries with it a significant amount of pressure.  It’s a new year and a clean slate.  A chance to make changes.  Now, what are we going to do with it?  You may have been thinking of a home renovation project, and if you are—this is […]

New Year’s Resolutions for the Whole Family

BY: KORI MACKALL, DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS & DEVELOPMENT, THE PIEDMONT SCHOOL & JOHN YOWELL ACADEMY A new year and a new decade are officially here! While many of us adults have made resolutions and promises for taking better care of ourselves, slowing down, visiting family more, or paying off debts, the concept of resolutions is […]

The Winston-Salem Symphony’s Pops Concert John Williams: STAR WARS AND BEYOND

From Harry Potter and Indiana Jones to the iconic music of Star Wars, composer John Williams is the king of Hollywood cinema soundtracks. Join the Winston-Salem Symphony for a Pops Concert Series that celebrates this living legend through his best-loved music, drawn from half a century of unforgettable scores! Attendees will have two concert options […]

Making the Most of the Snow – Indoors and Outdoors!

Looking forward to those snowy days when the world is covered in a blanket of white and you are covered up in your own blanket? Or maybe you don’t mind the cold and you love catching snowflakes on your tongue and making snowmen and snow cream? Here are lots of options for banishing boredom and […]

More Than Just Plants, they’re Remedies

January, the time of year when fuzzy slippers, warm clothing, and hot teas define comfort.  Perhaps blanketed by snow, the landscape allows the mind to consider the hustle and bustle of the upcoming months.  The arrival of the first buds prompts us to take steps to begin the planting season. While the focus at other […]

One Minute till Midnight!

Ready for the New Year?  It seems to be the only question mentioned these days alongside two questions.  “Are you going out to celebrate and whom will you be kissing at midnight?”  Have you ever wondered about the origin of our favorite traditions, from watching the “ball” drop, to singing, kissing, and toasting with champagne?  […]

Triad Events for January

January offers a variety of interesting, exciting and one-of-a-kind events for families to experience in and around the Triad. Here are some of the top offerings to consider: Winston-Salem Symphony Presents Béla Fleck Stevens Center Jan. 11-12 Tickets start at $24 Béla Fleck is a banjo legend who has received 14 Grammy Awards for his […]

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