Melted Crayon Hearts Valentine Craft
February 1, 2016 – 6:58 am | 5 Comments

Fun Valentine’s Day Craft for Kids!
Try this simple melted crayon hearts project with your kids. It is a good use of broken crayons and a fun way to teach kids about re-purposing items. This craft …

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How Much Does the Tooth Fairy Give These Days?
February 11, 2016 – 6:49 am | No Comment

How much does the tooth fairy leave for kids?

App Shows How Much Tooth Fairy Leaves Under Kids’ Pillows

Tooth Fairy spending skyrocketed in 2013 and shows no signs of slowing down.  A survey by Visa shows that American children are receiving an average of $3.70 per lost tooth this year, which is a dramatic increase of 23% over the $3.00 per tooth left in 2012 and 42% over the $2.60 left in 2011. Based on this rate of return, a child would net a substantive $74 for a full set of 20 baby teeth. Read the full story »

Fun Ways to Teach Your Child About Money
February 10, 2016 – 8:00 am | No Comment
Fun Ways to Teach Your Child About Money

It’s never too early to learn about money. With so many advertisements, gift exchanges, special meals, and time off work during the holidays, your child has likely seen many images that encourage spending regardless of …

Kid Friendly Valentine’s Day Recipes
February 2, 2016 – 6:17 am | No Comment
Kid Friendly Valentine’s Day Recipes

Kid Friendly Valentine’s Day Treats
These festive Valentine’s Day treats are so easy to make and delicious! They are a great way to get kids into the kitchen too.
Did I mention they’re yummy?

Holding Teenagers Accountable for their Behavior
February 1, 2016 – 12:52 pm | No Comment
Holding Teenagers Accountable for their Behavior

Do you enable your teenager’s poor behavior?
A woman I know named Mary had a teen son with anxiety issues.  Things escalated with him and he began to refuse to go to school. Eventually, he was …

Cheesy Buffalo Chicken Dip: Perfect for Your Next Football Watching Party!
February 1, 2016 – 11:08 am | 5 Comments
Cheesy Buffalo Chicken Dip: Perfect for Your Next Football Watching Party!

Try this cheesy, hot Buffalo Chicken Dip at your next party.
I refuse to believe that I am an “a-typical woman” because I love watching football. I know that there are lots of woman out there …

Melted Crayon Hearts Valentine Craft
February 1, 2016 – 6:58 am | 5 Comments
Melted Crayon Hearts Valentine Craft

Fun Valentine’s Day Craft for Kids!
Try this simple melted crayon hearts project with your kids. It is a good use of broken crayons and a fun way to teach kids about re-purposing items. This craft …

Valentine Crafts for Kids: Heart Shaped Hanging Art
January 31, 2016 – 4:47 pm | One Comment
Valentine Crafts for Kids: Heart Shaped Hanging Art

Easy Valentine Craft for Kids
This cute little heart shaped wall hanging is easy for kids to. Makes for a great classroom valentine or festive decoration.

Super Bowl Finger Foods: Spicy Chicken Wings with Dip
January 28, 2016 – 3:57 pm | No Comment
Super Bowl Finger Foods: Spicy Chicken Wings with Dip

Spicy Chicken Wings
with Blue Cheese or Ranch Dip
 
What a Super Bowl watching party without chicken wings, right? These are easy to make and your guests will love them! Serve with a side of blue cheese …

Join VarageSale, Your Virtual Garage Sale
January 25, 2016 – 5:49 pm | No Comment
Join VarageSale, Your Virtual Garage Sale

VarageSale: User Friendly and Community Based Online Buying/Selling Platform
Special offer for North Texas Kids subscribers:
Sign Up and Receive a $10 Bonus – see more below
VarageSale was founded in 2012 by a former elementary teacher, Tami …

Super Bowl Finger Foods: Cheeseburger Sliders
January 24, 2016 – 11:19 am | No Comment
Super Bowl Finger Foods: Cheeseburger Sliders

Mini Cheeseburger Sliders for Your Super Bowl Party
These mini cheeseburger sliders are the perfect finger foods for hungry super bowl watchers! Serve them with your favorite condiments and sides.

DIY Birthday Invitation Ideas
January 21, 2016 – 8:15 am | No Comment
DIY Birthday Invitation Ideas

Homemade Birthday Invitations
While pre-packaged invitations can save time and even money, DIY birthday invitations allow you to get really creative.  There are several ways to make unique invitations. Here are a few ideas.