Wilmington Family YMCA Hosts Community “Fireman’s Walk”

This family-fun event to honor Wilm. Fire Dept. Rescue, EMS & Police for their efforts will include a Zumba party, bounce house, soccer games, family-friendly obstacle course, face-painting, food and drinks, music, and community fellowship. more »

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Girl Scouts’ Operation Cookie Drop Supports Troops

Girl Scouts, North Carolina Coastal Pines is hoping to collect enough donations to send 100,000 boxes of Girl Scout cookies to men and women deployed from home during its 2015 Cookie sale more »

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Wilmington Parent Cover Kids 2014

Cover Kids Winners Announced

Here are the winners of the 2014 Cover Kids Contest! more »



Chicken with Pepperoni Marinara Recipe

An easy weeknight recipe from Cooking Light. more »



Sugar Coated Pecans Recipe

These sweet pecans make a great snack, appetizer or gift. more »



Sticker Club is a Fun Learning Experience for Kids

About a month ago my 6 year old daughter received a piece of mail from a friend asking her to participate in something called "sticker club". more »


Enrich Culinary Endeavours with Raddish

Raddish subscription boxes introduce kids to international cuisine and cooking skills. more »

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Pumpkin Pie Milkshake Recipe

A delicious recipe for a refreshing pumpkin milkshake. more »


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Girl Scout Alumnae Group Forming

A Girl Scout Alumnae group is forming in southeastern NC. more »


The Landing Zone gives visitors the opportunity to feed flamingos and parakeets.

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Experience Birds Up-Close at Sylvan Heights Bird Park

Sylvan Heights Bird Park in Scotland Neck is home to more than 2000 birds. more »

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Slow Cooked BBQ Pulled Chicken Great for Busy Families

A few simple ingredients makes a delicious meal cooked in the slow cooker. more »



Honest Company offers affordable, environmentally friendly products

The Honest Company offers affordable., environmentally friendly products for Baby, Home and Health more »

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DIY: Make Your Own Hair Ties

Fold over elastic hair ties are very popular and easy to make. more »



Kids Eat Free in Wilmington

Check out this list of restaurants where your kids can eat for free! more »

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