Are you interested in getting fit this spring? I am. I suddenly realized that I have put on some extra pounds, and swimsuit weather is fast approaching. Blame it on a long, cold winter. Whatever the reason, I’m on a quest to lose those extra pounds, and I’ve found some help lately through Carolina Parent’s Fit Family Challenge, a free program that runs through June 9 to help Triangle families journey toward a healthier ...Read More
Parenting in the News
When it takes 13 years to get published, the time after your debut novel comes out can feel a little surreal. That was when I arrived in North Carolina. The warm weather and blooming flowers—we were fresh...More
At the risk of sounding like Matthew Lesko, the question mark suit-clad lunatic of early 2000s infomercial fame, COLLEGES WANT TO GIVE YOU FREE MONEY!!!
OK, so schools aren't exactly looking to send cash...More
Grab a seat and hang on for three episodes of the Emmy Award-winning animated science-adventure series based on the best-selling books. Journey to the center of the earth and back!...More
Upload high-resolution photos of your kids having fun in and around the Triangle for our monthly Faces & Places gallery in the Carolina Parent print edition.
One entry will...More
Track-Out Help, Special Needs Resources, Family Meal Deals
Find a camp that matches your child's interests in our Track-Out Programs Directory.
Browse our digital 2013 Exceptional Child, our guide to special needs resources in the Triangle.
Discover where kids eat free or for 99 cents at Triangle-area restaurants.
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