New Parent

PARENT TO KNOW: Jessica Russell

  The pandemic’s consequences on young people’s mental health has been significant. But Jessica Russell, a licensed clinical mental health counselor with Thriveworks, is encouraged to see more kids and teens discussing their mental health as a result. For the…

Best Haircuts for Kids

  Cookie Cutters Little clients can enjoy a playful waiting area, TVs, and cool fantasy chairs for a fun (and distracting) experience. Book your baby's first haircut and get a certificate, photo, and lock of hair for $21.95. Regular kid's…

ROOM WE LOVE: For Art's Sake

Designer Cheryl Luckett had worked with the owners of this Davidson home in 2018, not long after they moved in. The young couple, both in the medical field, didn’t have much time to focus on design. They left those decisions…

PARENT TO KNOW: Sarah Hayes Harkins

  Professional dancer Sarah Hayes Harkins is currently performing her 14th season in Charlotte Ballet’s Nutcracker. But this year’s preparation has been a bit tougher than others. She and her husband Payton welcomed daughter Frankie in July. We caught up…

ROOM WE LOVE: In the Pink

Crystal Nagel’s clients had a 2-year-old son and a baby girl on the way when they hired the designer to decorate their new build in Eastover. The homeowners wanted to convert the guest room into a nursery, but with supply…

7 Common Car Seat Mistakes

Approximately 70 percent of car seats across the country are not used correctly. The following include some of the most common mistakes that parents make. 1. Not reading the instructions. Before you even think about installing your car seat you…