family activities

Perot Museum of Nature and Science

By Janet Calltharp

The long-awaited, much-anticipated grand opening of the Perot Museum of Nature and Science will occur on December 1, 2012. Have you noticed the incredibly chic building being buil... Read More

Riding the Dallas M-Line

By Carrie Lindsey

A couple of years ago, my husband Charles and I were sitting around the house  trying to think of something unique we could do that weekend with our son, Jack (who was about eighteen months old and very much into trains).  Charles, who worked in Uptown at the time, suggested the M-Line Trolley - h... Read More

New Exhibit at the Dallas Arboretum (and, a Mother’s Day Idea)

By Carrie Lindsey

I love the Dallas Arboretum. The grounds are beautiful and impeccably maintained, the views of White Rock Lake are stunning, the staff is helpful, and maybe best of all - the kids love it (what kid wouldn't love a place where they can run barefoot across a manicured lawn and then play in a giant ... Read More

Family Night At Chick-Fil-A

By stephaniecrespin

Chick-Fil-A is more than just the place to get a great chicken sandwich.  It is also a place to go to have a fun time with your family.  I found out about Chick-Fil-A family nights by signing up for the Chick-Fil-A newsletter.  Sometimes they send introductions to new products, coupons, or t... Read More

Kids Bowl Free All Summer

By Wendy

  If you haven't checked out the return Kids Bowl Free summer program, what are you waiting for?  This is an awesome deal.  All you have to do is register at one of the many area participating bowling alley and your kids can bowl 2 games every day FREE (shoe rentals not included).  ... Read More

Legoland at Grapevine Mills Mall is Open!

By Janet Calltharp

We have been waiting for this day for what seems like ages! Legoland is officially open at Grapevine Mills Mall! Excitement cannot be contained in this household, for we all are true Lego Lovers at hea... Read More

Spring Break Camps and Activities in DFW

By Mina Frannea

Like most moms, I'm trying to figure out how to entertain my little ones over Spring Break. I'm not sure yet that I want to do a week long camp (although there are quite a few great ones to choose from), so I'm glad that I have the option to take my twins to a few non-camp activities too. Thought it... Read More

Creative Ways To Have Family Time

By Jen Price

We've carved out every Tuesday night to be our weekly family time.  It's a time where all the distractions are quieted, so we can have the quality time we need as a family.  We take turns picking out the event of the evening which always proves to be an adventure with all of our different personal... Read More