#Blessed by Blessing Park 

The entrance to Blessing Park in High Point, NC

What has us excited for the summer in High Point? Two words – downtown revitalization! The construction taking place downtown, as part of the catalyst project, is transforming High Point’s downtown to be a place where everyone will love to be. From Truist Point to Congdon Yards, to the new food hall, to the upcoming…

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Let’s Take This Outside: High Point’s Best Patio Spots

A Feature image of Christi Barbour outside

As we all strive to practice social distancing, one thing we can’t get enough of is a beautiful outdoor space. All summer we’ve enjoyed socially distant hang outs by the pool, at the lake, or in our backyards. Patios have become our best friends! Even as the crisper fall weather begins…

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Par for the Course: Happy National Golf Month

A golf cart rides along a path beside the Oak Hollow Golf Course and a sand trap.

“Success in this game depends less on strength of body than strength of mind and character.” – Arnold Palmer If 2020 has taught us anything, it’s how important it is to strengthen our minds, our heart, and our character, despite difficult circumstances. But in the meantime, we have also learned that exercising our bodies…

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Summer DIY Ideas

Kids playin on a water slide in High Point, NC

The temperature is quickly heating up, and you’re ready to drag out the cooler, the beach chairs, the swimsuits, and the sunscreen and head to a relaxing day at the beach…

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Staying Active and Finding Rest

We’ve made it through another week, HPD Friends! It’s been a week of working from home, keeping the kids busy, finding space to breathe, entertaining each other, and looking for ways to connect…even at a physical distance…

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Spring Seasons are Coming

It doesn’t take much to be reminded of the scary circumstances in the world surrounding COVID-19 – just click on a news channel, tune into a podcast, or even open a social media app to hear news of loss front and center. We shared our…

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Take a Field Trip to Piedmont Environmental Center

If you remember the thrill of going on an outdoor field trip, when you and your classmates loaded onto activity buses with bagged lunches and newfound energy, you know the fun you seemed to have at every turn. Sometimes the trip would be a decent ride away, but you might be surprised to find that…

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High Point’s Best Playgrounds & Parks

Feature Image of a woman running in Armstrong Park in High Point, NC

With new technologies and activities constantly grabbing your kids’ attention, you may ask yourself “is going to a playground still as fun as it used to be?” Of course, it is! Playgrounds offer…

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