Chores for kids

My two year old loves to help around the house. No matter what I’m doing, he will usually shout, “Me help!” One of my two...

How to save and store kids’ artwork

Happy New Year! The start of the new year is a time for resolutions. Exercise more, lose weight, eat healthier, get organized, save money, start...

20 Christmas Activities for Kids

Christmas is just around the corner! If you’re looking for some Christmas activities to do with the kids this week, here is a list...

10 Christmas Chapter Books for Kids

December is upon us and Christmas is a mere three weeks away! Reading a Christmas chapter book together is a great way to get...

Easy turkey cupcake cake for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is next week! My children love to bake and Thanksgiving is a great opportunity for them to help out in the kitchen. Last year,...

20 experience gifts for children

Christmas is quickly approaching, and grandparents, aunts, and uncles are already asking for gift ideas for my children. The trouble is, with four kids,...

3 local historic sites to visit

My family recently visited Town Creek Indian Mound in Mount Gilead. The historic site is only about a 45 minute drive from our home,...

Halloween handprint crafts

Anyone who visits my house can tell that I love, love, love handprint and footprint art. My children have painted handprints on canvases, dishes,...

Apple picking

Apple picking is one of my family’s favorite fall activities. Every September, we spend a day at Sky Top Orchard in Flat Rock, NC....

10 back to school lunch ideas

It’s Back to School time already! Time to get back into the routine of packing school lunches. If your kids are tired of the...

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Obituary for Rachel Phillips Tweed

January 13, 1923 – March 5, 2020 Rachel Phillips Tweed, 97, of Mint Hill, went home to be with the Lord on March 5th, 2020...

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Support Local Wait Staff

Leisure Travel Experts and Chamber members want the staff at our local dining restaurants in Mint Hill, to know that we miss them and...

Daphne’s Southern Bakery sells Yummy Creativity with Cupcake & Cookie Kits

The Cupcake Kits included 6 cupcakes (choose Vanilla or Chocolate or mix) 3 Icing Colors (choose from Pink, Blue, Green, Yellow and White) and...

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"Your decision to SUPPORT LOCAL affirms how great Mint Hill truly is” states Jenifer Shaw of the Mint Hill Times. The Gift Workshop has exactly...

Who is Kevin Mays of Mays Concepts, LLC

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Outdoor Art With Sidewalk Chalk, Fun Trends

Parents have tape and kids have sidewalk chalk... Make a pattern with tape, start coloring, and creativity takes shape. From Waxhaw making runners for walkways...