The Holidays are in Full Swing! Let's Get Merry in the QC!

The Holidays are in Full Swing! Let's Get Merry in the QC!

Thanksgiving gives way to the warmth of the December holidays and the QC is decked for the show! Check our event calendar for all the best tree lightnings and holiday events! Check our full list of the best Christmas light ...

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Win Breakfast from Dunkin' Donuts for Your Kiddos School!

Win Breakfast from Dunkin' Donuts for Your Kiddos School!

During this month of Thanksgiving, South Charlotte Macaroni Kid wants to help you thank the teachers and staff of your school for their hard work by treating them to a catered meal this holiday season! We have partnered with Charlotte ...

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2016 Holiday Event Guide~ December Events

2016 Holiday Event Guide~ December Events

he holidays are here and there is no shortage of fun in the QC to welcome in the holidays! We have pulled together a list of the best holiday events in area. Our top pick for the holidays? The Singing ...

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Best Christmas Pageant Ever~ Enter to Win Tickets to CTC New Show

Best Christmas Pageant Ever~ Enter to Win Tickets to CTC New Show

The holiday season is upon us and Children's Theatre of Charlotte has picked the best show to kick off the holiday season! The Best Christmas Pageant Ever is sure to be a favorite of the whole family! Here is the ...

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Mommy Skills to Job Skills Back to Work Advice from Superstar Careers

Many of us reach a point in our lives when we are ready for something for ourselves, we have spent wonderful years taking care of our kids and now that they have all headed to school we find that we ...

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Let's Get Merry! Charlotte Area Christmas Light Displays!

Let's Get Merry! Charlotte Area Christmas Light Displays!

For me, Christmas lights are the best part of the holidays! I can't get enough of the twinkly lights and huge blow up Santa's. Our family loves to pile in the car in our pj's with hot cocoa and candy ...

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Save the Date! Singing Christmas Tree for Kids

Save the Date! Singing Christmas Tree for Kids

Save the date! The Singing Christmas Tree for Kids is the essential holiday show for families in Charlotte! Every year this is on our top picks of things to do for the The magic of Christmas comes alive for children ...

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Holiday Babysitting Placements from Charlotte’s Best Nanny Agency

Holiday Babysitting Placements from Charlotte’s Best Nanny Agency

Do you have a company holiday party or an annual party to attend, need to go Christmas shopping, or have family in town and want to go out for an adult night out? Then Charlotte's Best Nanny Agency has you ...

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5 Things You Can Talk With Your Child’s Teacher About

5 Things You Can Talk With Your Child’s Teacher About

School is now in full swing, kids have gotten settled into their classes, work is regularly coming home, but communication is still essential for us to be able to have a successful year. This busy time of year is not ...

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A Holiday Letter To My Friends & Family “From” A Child With Autism

A Holiday Letter To My Friends & Family “From” A Child With Autism

A Holiday Letter To My Friends & Family “From” A Child With Autism Hi Everyone, I know that we will be visiting each other soon and I thought this would be a helpful note for you to have. A lot ...

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Garlic Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Garlic Roasted Brussels Sprouts

What you need: 1 bag packaged Brussels sprouts, washed, ends trimmed and cut in half salt and pepper olive oil 4-6 garlic cloves, chopped (depending on how garlicky you want it) 1/4 cup mayonnaise 1/8 cup chopped pickle (garlic kosher ...

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What's New From OrthoCarolina

What's New From OrthoCarolina

Here are the quick links to our most popular post from OrthoCarolina Fun Summer Learning Broken Bone? What to Expect at OrthoCarolina OrthoCarolina Urgent Care Hours and Locations A Parents Guide to Scoliosis Sever's & Osgood What You Need to ...

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#CLTFREEWORKOUT~ Take the Kids to do This TODAY!

#CLTFREEWORKOUT~ Take the Kids to do This TODAY!

The summer days are long and I know you are running out of new things to do! We have the best solution! OrthoCarolina has hit the streets to bring free workouts to you! In several locations, OrthoCarolina has teamed up ...

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Postpartum Exercise~ Tips and Exercise to Try at Home

Postpartum Exercise~ Tips and Exercise to Try at Home

Having a baby is the greatest joy in our lives. A baby brings a lot of surprises, one of the biggest for me was how weak my core really felt. I went into pregnancy in pretty good shape and after ...

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Preventing Injuries in Your Teen Athlete

Preventing Injuries in Your Teen Athlete

Keeping your active teen healthy and injury free is the key to avoiding long term issues as they get older. Today's young athlete is even harder with the intensive year round sports, the rise in single sport specialization at an ...

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#TheFreeWorkOut is Back!

#TheFreeWorkOut is Back!

We LOVED the #CltFreeWorkout this summer and they are back this fall with new locations all over Charlotte! This joint effort between OrthoCarolina and #thesavageway offers families a fun way to get active together. Now known as #TheFreeWorkout, this clean ...

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Stuck in Carpool Line?  Put Down the Phone and Workout!

Stuck in Carpool Line? Put Down the Phone and Workout!

I spend countless hours waiting for kids, between carpool, waiting at soccer, waiting at gymnastics and more some days I am in a car for hours. I have often joked with trainer friends that they should come run bootcamps at ...

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Treating Injuries in Teen Athletes

Treating Injuries in Teen Athletes

Active teens are at increased risk for injury, last week Margaret Lynch shared some of the most common injuries in active teens that are seen at OrthoCarolina. This week she shares some tips on preventing and treating those common injuries. ...

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Check Out the New Foam Roller Guide from OrthoCarolina

Check Out the New Foam Roller Guide from OrthoCarolina

This is a great time of year to run in the QC! With the cooler weather, beautiful leaves and some great road races this is a great time to hit the streets! With the running sometimes comes sore muscles, a ...

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