Author: Charlotte Parent

Talking to Your Children After a Tragedy

In the wake of tragedy, some children are exposed to scary news, radio broadcasts and conversations among adults, teachers and parents that may produce anxiety and fear. These quick tips for parents will help kids cope with anxiety when tragedy strikes.

Talking to Kids about Cancer

Telling a child that you have cancer can be an extremely challenging conversation. Read more for tips on how to share the news.

Lake Norman Mom - Deana Keller

Take a peek inside the life of local mom Deana Keller — and get a glimpse of everyday parenting — from the madness to the mess-ups!

Reality Check - Cress Barnes

Take a peek inside the life of local mom and Charlotte Roller Girl Cress Barnes — and get a glimpse of everyday parenting — from the madness to the mess-ups!

Reality Check - Ryan Vermillion

Take a peek inside the life of local dad Ryan Vermillion and get a glimpse of everyday parenting — from the madness to the mess-ups!

Mom's Night Out

Motherhood is filled with joyous occasions with the family, but moms need to break out from the family routine and have a night out with the girls every now and then. Experts agree parents need a break and that includes doing things aside from family fun.

Crazy Things Kids Say

It’s true, kids do say some funny things. Below are some funnies readers submitted in our "Crazy Things Kids Say" contest.

Healing Power of Arts

Charlotte is filled with many art-portunities to help children express themselves creatively.

Time for Braces?

More children are having braces put on their teeth before they reach double digits.

Stoney Sellars

Peek inside the life of local dad Stoney Sellers and get a glimpse of everyday parenting — from the madness to the mess-ups!