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Worlds Largest Dinosaurs at the Perot Museum in Dallas, Texas

By Rosandra

The World's Largest Dinosaurs are making their appearance at the Perot Museum in Dallas, Texas, until September 1st. Tickets to see The World's Largest Dinosaurs are now on sale. Admission toThe World’s Largest Dinosaurs is timed entry, at 30 minute intervals, and requires the purchase of... Read More

7 Tips For The Great American Scrapbook Convention In Arlington, Texas

By Rosandra

That time of year is coming around again. Yes scrapbookers, the Great American Scrapbook Convention in Arlington, Texas has opened registration for its annual stop in North Texas. It's 3 paper packed days of shopping, workshops, and crop parties. This will be my first year back for some serious ... Read More

DFW Wildflower Festival – Richardson, TX

By Rosandra

Kool and The Gang, Cheap Trick, and Joan Jett are just a handful of the music line up at this year's DFW Wildflower Festival, held in Galatyn Park in Richardson, TX, May 16-18. We have gone for many years for the music, fair style food, and now that we have kids, we love the kids entertainment. Vi... 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

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

Bonnie & Clyde – Part of Texas History

By Ausa Faria

With the anticipation of the mini-series, Bonnie & Clyde, I did a little digging around and discovered that the infamous criminals hailed from Texas. In fact, both are buried in ... Read More

TLC’s Cake Boss, Buddy Valastro, at Saturday’s TX State Fair

By Ausa Faria

  Last Thursday, my family and I saw, met, and took pictures with Buddy Valastro (aka TLC’s Cake Boss). He was in town filming his new show, Bakery Boss. As part of... Read More