Category: hillsborough

Riverwalk – Hillsborough

Hillsborough Riverwalk: Train Bridge

Looking for a new place to explore, we headed to Hillsborough recently to find the Riverwalk trail. We started in Gold Park. It’s one of three locations suggested by the Town for parking and offers easy access to Riverwalk. The…

Weekend Fun Ideas

Yes, another weekend is upon us and now that the summer is halfway through I am running out of ways to keep my little ones entertained, and myself somewhat sane. Here are a few ideas for this weekend that may…

5 Great Ideas for Indoor Fun This Week

Yes awesome readers it is HOT outside and a visit to the park just isn’t any fun right now, for anyone. So here are 5 great ideas for some indoor fun this week: Glazed Expectations in Carrboro: Make some memories…

Stop and Smell the Flowers!

The weather looks to be glorious the over the next week which makes it a great opportunity to get out and enjoy the cooler temperatures while they last. If your days are anything like mine they are incredibly busy making…

Mommy Time: Mindful Yoga

Over the years we’ve been bringing you the occasional “For Mom” article.  But resources and time for “Mom” (or “Caregiver” or “Dad” or anyone who is engaging in this fabulous journey of raising a child) is so very, very important. …

Maple View Agricultural Educational Center

Aren’t these cooler temperatures making you dream of fall?  And farms?  Us, too.  We were actually able to get our first farm trip in this season last week.  We were part of a group trip to the Maple View Agricultural…

Cedar Grove Blueberries

I know you have all been itchin’ to pick blueberries.  Maybe you already have.  Peak blueberry season hits next week so get on out there (or get on out there again). We, of course, have sampled the delights and pickings…

Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tours

Update 9/2013: Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tours were featured in Southern Living magazine.  So go, do this!  But, unfortunately, the burst in popularity for these fantastic tours meant that I am getting a LOT of spam comments on this article. …

Visit Your Police Station

No, not to lock up your children (tempted?)…..But I had a friend arrange a little field trip for our preschoolers to the local police station.  Even though we took advantage of our Pittsboro police station, you can do this anywhere…

Schools & School Resources

So we get a lot of emails off this blog asking about schools and school selection. And not that we don’t love getting your emails every day (I do so love checking the blog inbox), we just thought it might…

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