Wildflower Family Photos in Richardson, Texas

By Desiree Chapman

Springtime... there are so many wonderful photo ops out among the bluebonnets I've been doing bluebonnet sessions through the month of April and I LOVE wildflower photos with kids. It's impossible to pass them up!  I relish that richness in color, and how children look so 'fresh' in them. I person... Read More

Festivals in Dallas: Watters Creek Fine Arts Festival

By Jeanne

It's that time of year again: Festivals in Dallas--Watters Creek Fine Arts Festival kicks off  MAY 11-13. This is the fourth year for this festival featuring one-of-a-kind Fine Art, Live Musical Performances and Children’s Activities. Highlights of the festival include tented artists booths lo... Read More

Spring Cleaning Checklists

By Jen Price

Well, Spring is almost here which means it's time for Spring cleaning! The cobwebs of winter need to be erased for the freshness of Spring to enter in. I don't know about you but I get a little overwhelmed trying to make sure I clean every nook and cranny. Armed with cleaning supplies, rags, a fan d... Read More

Family Outing to Frisco Rough Riders!

By Jeanne

My family spent Sunday afternoon at the  Frisco Rough Riders game at Dr. Pepper park. It was the perfect day to go: Sunny but with a nice breeze to keep us cool. It was the first... Read More

Springtime means Picture Time!

By Jeanne

With flowers in bloom and lovely greenery, spring is the time to take outdoor photographs in the DFW area. My family has done snapshots in the wildflowers and bluebonnets,and of course at the Dallas Arboretum, but our pictures are far from professional. With young twins, I never felt confident t... Read More

Straw Hat Pizza – Yummy CA Pizza Franchise Has Arrived In Flower Mound

By Ausa Faria

Do you need a break from the kitchen? Drive over to Flower Mound to sample our local Straw Hat Pizza (a California franchise) and your taste buds will be sure to thank you. Growing up in California, Straw Hat Pizza remains to be on my favorite pizza chains due to their cheese, fresh and various i... Read More

Cute & Furry – Alapacas within Flower Mound

By Ausa Faria

  Last evening, I took the Girl Scout Brownie troop I lead to an alpaca farm (Nana’s Pacas) within the outskirts of Flower Mound. Boy, were we in for a treat! Alpacas, which r... Read More

Springtime Crafting

By Jen Price

A new season means a different round of crafting!  The colors that make their way into Spring are so bright and cheery that you can't help but make lovely things.  Check out these awesome Spring crafting ideas floating around the web... Tissue Blossoms from Bluebird Notes ~ These are absolutely... Read More

Local DFW Hiking Hotspots

By Jen Price

Well, folks we are officially into Spring!  Although, I do believe all of us Texans would agree that we have been blessed with Springlike weather for quite a few weeks already.  I love Spring.  As winter passes, it feels like life springs forth with the arrival of weather that brings blooms and o... Read More

12 Fun Ideas for Your Spring Break Staycation in Dallas-Fort Worth

By rcooksey

Whether vacation time, budget, or just - ahem - lack of planning has you grounded in the Dallas / Fort Worth metro area this spring break, don't despair. has scoured local venues and events to pick the Top 12 things to do with your kids and family this March. (Don't forget to ch... Read More