2015 Guide to DFW Summer Camps and Kids Activities
March 16, 2015 – 7:12 pm | 20 Comments

13th 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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Win Tickets to see Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents LEGENDS!
July 24, 2015 – 3:31 pm | 2 Comments

Circust Ticket Giveaway - Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus - North Texas Kids Magazine

Believe in the Unbelievable! LEGENDS from Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey

Behold the living legends! In an all-new show, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey brings epic family fun as legendary circus artists from around the globe perform awe-inspiring feats of daring, spectacles of strength and thrills of wonder to summon the mythical and the mysterious visions that have only existed in your imagination until now: the Unicorn, Pegasus and Woolly the Mammoth! Join us for an unforgettable family night of legendary proportions at LEGENDS. Read the full story »

25 Great Patio Restaurants in Dallas Ft Worth
July 22, 2015 – 5:00 pm | 9 Comments
25 Great Patio Restaurants in Dallas Ft Worth

Best Places in DFW to Dine Alfresco
(Updated for 2015)
My favorite thing about our amazing Texas weather is dining “alfresco”. Perhaps it is my Oregon roots, but I have always been a big fan of the …

Organize Smarter, Not Harder
July 22, 2015 – 10:29 am | No Comment
Organize Smarter, Not Harder

Organization Tips: Organize Smarter, Not Harder
Organizing like a pro takes experience and training that often comes from real life situations. Watch the video below and see this young boy working hard at the task of …

How to Avoid the ‘Summer Slide’ with Your Child
July 12, 2015 – 6:13 am | No Comment
How to Avoid the ‘Summer Slide’ with Your Child

Keep Your Kids Motivated to Learn and Avoid the Summer Slide
By Jeanne Clements
The undisputed research on “summer slide,” the concept of students forgetting what they have learned or students slipping out of practice during the …

Healthy Snacks for Traveling with Kids
July 10, 2015 – 10:37 am | No Comment
Healthy Snacks for Traveling with Kids

Healthy Snacks for Holiday Travel
Are you grabbing the kids and heading out for a vacation soon? Here is a list of top ten healthy snacks to pack for travel on planes, trains and automobiles.

Summer Recipes: Shrimp and Tortellini Salad with Sauce Ravigote
July 10, 2015 – 9:27 am | No Comment
Summer Recipes: Shrimp and Tortellini Salad with Sauce Ravigote

Summer Seafood Salad: Shrimp and Tortellini Salad with Ravigote
What visitor to New Orleans would leave without having tried a seafood dish like a gumbo or remoulade, or any number of innovative seafood dishes prepared every …

Helping Your Child Appreciate Cultural Differences
July 8, 2015 – 12:35 pm | No Comment
Helping Your Child Appreciate Cultural Differences

Helping Your Child Appreciate Cultural Differences
Children have a universal language of love, laughter, and acceptance. It doesn’t matter what culture they represent, the common denominator in the heart of a child is the desire to …

Car Bingo: Perfect for Road Trips
July 7, 2015 – 7:28 pm | 3 Comments
Car Bingo: Perfect for Road Trips

For a long car trip out of the city – make multiple sheets of the car bingo for everyone in the car (even the driver can play, just have someone else mark off their items for them!) Make sure you make enough copies so you can play a new game on the way home! The object is to see/find as many items on the sheet before you get to your destination. When you see an item, call it out and mark it off on your sheet. The first person to spot the item and yell it out gets to mark it off their sheet (good to have a witness for this part!)

10 Red, White and Blue Dessert Ideas
June 30, 2015 – 5:37 pm | No Comment
10 Red, White and Blue Dessert Ideas

Patriotic Red, White and Blue Dessert Ideas
These sweet treats are ideal for your table whether you’re serving for the Fourth of July or Memorial Day. Enjoy!

4th of July Craft: Festive Hand Print Wreath
June 30, 2015 – 2:05 pm | One Comment
4th of July Craft: Festive Hand Print Wreath

Easy craft for kids of all ages
Here’s a cute and easy craft that your kids will love making. It’s a great way to create a special keepsake too.

 Materials:

Paper plate
Scissors
Glue
Red and Blue construction paper
Pencil

Instructions:
1. Trace child’s …

Big List of July 4th Fireworks and Events in the Dallas Ft Worth area!
June 29, 2015 – 4:00 pm | 2 Comments
Big List of July 4th Fireworks and Events in the Dallas Ft Worth area!

List of area fireworks in Dallas, Addison, Ft. Worth, Arlington, Plano, Richardson, Frisco and more.