2014 Guide to DFW Summer Camps and Kids Activities
March 3, 2014 – 5:37 pm | 16 Comments

12th Annual Guide to Summer Camps
and Kids Activities
Whether you live in Dallas, Fort Worth, Plano, Frisco, Richardson, Grapevine or Arlington, North Texas Kids can help you find the perfect summer camps for your child.
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Six Steps to Organize Your Closet in One Weekend
April 14, 2014 – 1:30 pm | No Comment

6 Steps to an Organized Closet

How to Organize Your Closet in One Weekend

If you are blessed enough to have a spare closet in your home, you will love the ideas described below for getting your space organized to suit your needs. You might even be able to apply some of them to your own master closet, allowing you to maximize space and give you more function in the space.

Closets are fun to organize, and because they are usually a small space, the project can be completed in a weekend. This makes it clear to see the finish line. It is best to enlist some help before you start. Many times another person will visualize your space totally different than you see it, offering another level of beauty or function. This month, I wanted to share the steps I took to organize the guest room closet of a real client. I will tell you how I planned and organized the space, what I purchased, and what I built in the space to improve the function. Read the full story »

Lunar Eclipse “Blood Moon” on April 15th
April 13, 2014 – 5:53 pm | No Comment
Lunar Eclipse “Blood Moon” on April 15th

Total Lunar Eclipse
 
At 2:06 a.m. on Tuesday, April 15th, the Moon will enter the sunset-colored shadow of Earth, producing a total eclipse of the Moon. This is often referred to as a “blood moon” because …

6 Fun Easter Crafts
April 10, 2014 – 4:02 pm | No Comment
6 Fun Easter Crafts

Festive and Fun Easter Crafts
How cute are these Easter crafts? Such a fun way to spend time with your kids and keep those little hands and minds busy!

Easter Eggstravaganza and Resource Fair for Special Needs Families
April 10, 2014 – 2:52 pm | No Comment
Easter Eggstravaganza and Resource Fair for Special Needs Families

4th Annual Easter Event for Special Needs Families on April 19th
by Mina Frannea
Four years ago, a mom with a special needs child decided she wanted to help other families like hers so she created Especially …

Something Other Than Candy to Fill Your Child’s Easter Basket
April 10, 2014 – 10:30 am | No Comment
Something Other Than Candy to Fill Your Child’s Easter Basket

Easter Basket Ideas Other Than Candy
Candy and chocolate are the most popular Easter basket fillers. If you’re looking for something other than candy  to fill your child’s Easter basket, here are a few ideas to …

Decorating Easter Eggs: How to Boil and Hollow Out an Egg, And Make Your Own Dye
April 7, 2014 – 6:07 pm | No Comment
Decorating Easter Eggs: How to Boil and Hollow Out an Egg, And Make Your Own Dye

Prepping Easter Eggs for Decorating and Making Easter Egg Dye
The perfectly decorated Easter egg begins with the egg. Two of the most popular ways to decorate eggs begins with either a boiled egg or hollowed …

How is Technology Being Managed in Your Child’s School?
April 7, 2014 – 4:48 pm | No Comment
How is Technology Being Managed in Your Child’s School?

 How Does Your Child’s School Manage Technology Access?

By Jeff Romick
There’s no denying that technology is a significant part of everyday life for children.  Many can’t even imagine a life without cell phones, laptops and tablets.  …

Native Plants and Prairies Day May 3rd, Free Family Event
April 7, 2014 – 3:34 pm | No Comment
Native Plants and Prairies Day May 3rd, Free Family Event

Native Plants & Prairies Day
The North Texas Master Naturalists will host the second annual Native Plants & Prairies Day on Saturday, May 3, 2014 from 10 AM to 4 PM, at the Bath House Cultural …

How to Talk to Teenagers
April 3, 2014 – 1:41 pm | No Comment
How to Talk to Teenagers

A Simple Tip for Better Relationships with Teenagers
by Amy Egan
Parenting teenagers can be a slippery slope. It is something frequently talked about, voraciously written about and dreaded by most parents. But does it really have …

10 Fun Facts About the Moon
April 3, 2014 – 12:01 pm | No Comment
10 Fun Facts About the Moon

10 Surprising Lunar Facts
The moon, earth’s closest cosmic neighbor has fascinated scientists, astronauts and the rest of us. Most of us don’t know much about the moon other than it’s a pretty light that we …

How to Keep Your Demanding Job From Taking Over Your Life
April 3, 2014 – 6:52 am | No Comment
How to Keep Your Demanding Job From Taking Over Your Life

Three Ways to Stop Your Demanding Job from Ruining Your Life
by Dr. Tasha Eurich
He can’t be serious, Jim thought. Jim had been recruited away from a Fortune 500 firm by a fast-growing start-up, and it …