Triple Threat—School of Dance, Music, & Acting Where the arts take center stage

As a shining example of performance success in her own right, owner Holly Grubb Smith operates Triple Threat School of Dance, Music, & Acting with style and savvy, embracing all the wisdom she has gathered personally while touring and teaching for over 31 years. The High Point native owns both the studio’s convenient locations—the Winston-Salem […]

The Message of Halloween

The words arrive soon after our kids have settled comfortably into their new school schedules.  “Mom, we need to start planning for Halloween.  It’s around the corner and this year is going to be great!”   In a whirlwind of words, detailed descriptions of costume ideas will be mentioned, which precede the sugar- and chocolate-coated rewards […]

Child Safety Series: Halloween Hazards

Each month this series will provide important facts and tips surrounding child safety to support parents and caregivers as they consider reducing risks and creating the safest environment possible for the children in their lives.  Halloween comes with magic and excitement for children, but it can also unfortunately come with many safety and health hazards. […]

Fall Parade of Homes – Time for New Inspiration!

The fall season may bring a change of scenery and slightly different temperatures, but one wonderful constant about this time of year is the Fall Parade of Homes, presented by the Home Builders Association of Winston-Salem (HBAWS), and again sponsored by Truist. A fun event for the entire family, this year’s Parade of Homes will […]

The State of the Union of Youth Sports

Youth sports are woven deeply into the fabric of many families’ lives.  It has become big business, cultivating a love for sport in our children.  The competition can be fierce, or just simply placid, ways for many kids to exert energy and passion.   I sat down with two professionals locally in Forsyth County who are […]

Salem Smiles Orthodontics A Bright New Look

As Dr. David K. Woods is continuing to learn and grow in his new venture at Salem Smiles in Winston-Salem, he’s also proud to tell us about an expansion within the practice, in the ongoing quest to offer the very best—and most comfortable!—care  for patients and their smiles. It may be a new look around […]

Weeks Hardwood Flooring: Family Owned and Locally Loved

Outdated, dull flooring got you feeling down this fall? Revamp your living space and treat your family’s feet to brand new hardwood floors. Support local businesses and skip stressful trips to major hardware stores by find competitive pricing and hard-to-beat floor installation services closer to home. Greensboro-based Weeks Hardwood Flooring was created in 1979 by […]

Surprising Facts about Teaching and Learning at FCDS

BY PRISCILLA ST. JOHN At Forsyth Country Day School, teachers teach and students learn…but that’s only part of the story. Read on for some interesting facts about teaching and learning and why it’s so important to the student experience! FCDS has a Teaching and Learning team. Associate Head of School for Teaching and Learning Dr. […]

Make Dreams Come True

All children dream about what they will be when they grow up – a doctor, a teacher, an interior decorator or a fireman. But for many injured or sick children at Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist Brenner Children’s Hospital, that journey requires overcoming obstacles that no child or their family should have to face. Often, […]

Bath Tune-Up Winston-Salem West A design above the rest!

If you’re looking to accomplish a bathroom makeover as painlessly as possible, meet the professionals, with over 60 years combined experience, at Bath Tune-Up Winston-Salem West! You might be in the market for a new bathtub, a new shower, an updated vanity, or even a full bathroom remodel—and Bath Tune-Up is more than ready to […]