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Easter Basket Ideas For Less

By Jeanne

Here are some Easter Basket ideas for less! Do you struggle every Easter to fill a nice Easter basket, for those of us who follow that tradition, without breaking the bank?  If your family ... Read More

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

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

Pop Clock- The Best Kids Alarm Clock EVER

By stephaniecrespin

Before Christmas when my kids were asked what they wanted, I got a lot of requests for toys that I knew would never get played with.   I am done with breaking my neck to avoid sudden death by tripping over toys scattered all over my house.  So, when I made out their Christmas list for their Nana ... Read More

Give The Gift of Fitness in East DFW – Forney Taekwondo

By Rosandra

Do you remember watching The Karate Kid as a child, then pretending with your friends? Ok, maybe that was just me since I was a tomboy and most of my friends were boys. Martial arts looks so cool to kids, the fancy kicks, breaking boards. Our son has been doing taekwondo since he was 4 1/2 years ol... Read More

Thank You, Kellie Rasberry – for keeping it real!

By Ausa Faria

After listening to 106.1’s radio host, Kellie Rasberry, talk about her traumatizing Dallas Child magazine interview experience,  I couldn’t wait to pick up December’s issue.  Kellie’s account of the incident was so entertaining and funny, that I felt like I was listening to a girlfriend. ... Read More

Let’s Have A Party With HouseParty.Com

By stephaniecrespin

What is better that spending time with friends and family, and enjoying free stuff?  If you ask me... not much.  One day I was goofing around on the internet, as I do, and I came across something on my facebook page: House Party.  It was advertising coffee, and it was requestion people to sign up... Read More

The Game Truck & Skylander Swap Force

By Rosandra

My 9 year old son had been looking forward to this party for 6 weeks. As a mom (and admitted gamer that's grown up with technology since Atari, Commodor64, and the original Nintendo) I WANT MY OWN GAME TRUCK PARTY!!! When the Game Truck trailer arrived, it was big enough to fit 20-25 kids (pl... Read More

Win a Skylanders and Gaming Truck Experience in North Dallas

By Rosandra

If you have a gamer, more importantly a gamer that's a Skylander fan, you won't want to miss this gaming truck experience in North Dallas giveaway. The latest birthday trend for kids is gaming parties, so what could be cooler than a 60-foot mobile video game theater, complete with HDTVs, Xbox... Read More