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    It’s Almost Time

    MINT HILL, NC - The new school year is before us. We are reveling in the last few moments of summer vacation. Shorts and...

    Tough Lessons at Home

    MINT HILL, NC - Home is a place of solitude. We feel safe and protected there. We also find the people that we love...

    Bonding Over Books

    CHARLOTTE - Her request took me by surprise. My eight year old daughter called me into her bedroom.  “Mommy”, she said, “will you read...

    Learning Every Day

    MINT HILL, NC - There are opportunities for our children to learn every day. What can we do to make sure that we are...

    Casting a Vision for our Children

    MINT HILL, NC - Oxford Language’s definition of vision is “the faculty or state of being able to see” and “the ability to think...

    Making a Connection with Your Child

    MINT HILL, NC - It is important that we continue to make emotional connections with our children each day. It’s easy to miss the...

    The Power of ‘Not Yet’

    MINT HILL, NC - Carol Dweck, author of the book, Mindset: The New Psychology of Success, contends that there is power in two words:...

    Excellence, Not Perfection

    MINT HILL, NC - There is a difference between striving for perfection and striving for excellence. When we reach for perfection, we don’t allow...

    Summer Structure

    MINT HILL, NC - There are several steps that we can take as parents to make sure that we are prepared to facilitate learning...

    Prevent Summer Slide

    MINT HILL, NC - It’s the end of the school year. The time has come to exhale and unwind. Although June 20th marks the...

    Featured articles

    Celebrating Father’s Day 2022

    CHARLOTTE - Father’s Day weekend is right around the corner.  Each year the day is observed on the third Sunday of June.  This year,...

    Summer Splurges: Family Fun Starting at $36

    CHARLOTTE - Everyone loves a great deal, but summer is also a time to splurge a little on family fun!  The activities described here...

    Will The Housing Market Repeat History?

    MINT HILL, NC - Many people can still remember what happened in 2008. It might seem like it was forever ago, but it was...

    Summer Steals: Family Fun For Under $20

    CHARLOTTE - Keeping the whole family entertained for the summer can be daunting, not to mention pricey!  Never fear: The Mint Hill Times has...

    Careers In The Trades: Law Enforcement

    CHARLOTTE - Law enforcement is certainly a noble career; however, it is challenging and can be a stressful and potentially dangerous career choice. An...