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Scrapbook Expo DFW – Grapevine, TX

By Rosandra

This is the second year I volunteered at Scrapbook Expo Grapevine. It's a smaller convention compared to Great American Scrapbook Convention (held in Arlington) and Creating Keepsakes Conventions (not done in the DFW area. Closest locations are Houston, San Marcos, and Tulsa), but still a great ... Read More

9 Easy Crafts For St. Patrick's Day

By Jen Price

Are you ready to sport your GREEN for St. Patrick's Day? Here are 9 easy crafts for the kids to make to create some festive cheer! Check out the goodness... Wouldn't this be the best prize after a scavenger hunt? Love these St. Patty's Day In A Jar from Babble. -----------------------------... Read More

16 Best Birthday Party Venues in Dallas Fort Worth

By Rosandra

Every year birthday planning gets a little harder and harder for me, especially in the last 3 years. I have two boys and they are 7 years apart, both born in March, and their birth dates are ONLY 4 days apart. After experiencing nearly every area birthday venue, here are our favorites! Tex... Read More

Arlington Reptile Convention

By Rosandra

This past weekend in the DFW area was the North American Reptile Breeders Conference in Arlington. It's held twice a year at the Arlington Convention Center. The next scheduled show is Sept. 27-28. Breeders from across the country set up shop to show off their reptilian friends and sell their go... Read More

Scrapbook Expo DFW - Grapevine, TX

By Rosandra

A week from tomorrow scrapbookers will flock to the Gaylord Texan in Grapevine for the annual Scrapbook Expo. It is a weekend for papercrafters (especially scrapbookers) to check out the latest trends, tools, take classes and get access to lots of supplies. In the last few years many of DFW's loc... Read More

Something Different - Reptile Convention In Arlington, TX

By Rosandra

For Christmas my youngest son asked Santa (aka Grandpa) for a lizard. So of coarse Grandpa obliged and are now proud parents (or I guess grandparents) of a bearded dragon, that our 2 1/2 year old named "Butt". Yes, Butt. I thought he was trying to say "Bud", but he quickly corrected me by enunciatin... Read More

Bountiful Baskets Bring Affordable Healthy Food To Dallas

By stephaniecrespin

Have you noticed that your grocery shopping bill is on the rise?  It seems every time I go to pick up a few fruits and vegetables, I end up spending a ton of money for almost no food.  I don't know about you, but it's not worth it to me to buy healthy food because it's so darn expensive.  It's ch... Read More

Healthy GREEN Foods For St. Patrick's Day

By Jen Price

I like a little green eating and getting festive with green foods for St. Patrick's Day. What I don't like is adding food coloring to the morsels that go into my mouth. Check out this roundup of healthy green foods to celebrate the luck of the Irish. These Leprechaun Hats from Creative Food are... Read More

7 Things To Do With Kids In Dallas

By Jen Price

I'm a born and raised Dallas girl. Some of my fondest childhood memories are of making the drive from the Dallas metroplex to the city to visit grandma. I loved it. If you're making a trip to the Big D, you must read up on the great things to do in Dallas with your kids, because at the end of the da... Read More

Why I wear a Rainbow Loom Bracelet

By Jeanne

Rainbow loom bracelets are all the rage. We finally broke down and let our children spe... Read More