Special Feature: Back to School 2014
August 11, 2014 – 8:23 pm | No Comment

Kids Activities, After School Programs,
Back to School Products in Dallas – Ft Worth
Finding resources can be a challenge when you don’t have a whole lot of time so we’re putting together a special feature highlighting …

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Units of Concern: Taking Ownership of Your Kids’ Responsibilities
August 18, 2014 – 6:31 pm | No Comment

Let Kids Take Ownership of Their Responsibilities

Minimize Units of Concern by Allowing Kids to Take Ownership of Their Responsibilities

 

by Amy Egan

Have you ever noticed that when you want your kids (or spouse or anyone, for that matter) to get something done,  that the more you yearn for them to get started and finish it up, the more they resist and drag their feet? Read the full story »

Getting Help When You Are Overwhelmed with Clutter
August 18, 2014 – 12:49 pm | No Comment
Getting Help When You Are Overwhelmed with Clutter

Ask for Help When You Are Overwhelmed with Clutter
by Lorraine Brock
As a professional organizer, making decisions for my clients about clutter does not overwhelm me. I see through the clutter of papers, toys, unpacked boxes, …

Breakfast Muffins with Honey
August 14, 2014 – 7:05 pm | No Comment
Breakfast Muffins with Honey

Honey Muffins for Breakfast

Make these delicious honey muffins ahead of time and then enjoy them for breakfast when you don’t have a lot of time like school mornings. Healthy and yummy!

How to Get Your Tween or Teen to Talk to You
August 14, 2014 – 10:39 am | No Comment
How to Get Your Tween or Teen to Talk to You

Getting Tweens and Teens to Talk
by Amy Egan
If you are the parent of a young child, you may still have one who freely talks about her thoughts, ideas, feelings and experiences. You may also have …

12 Last Minute Get Away Ideas in Texas
August 12, 2014 – 2:28 pm | No Comment
12 Last Minute Get Away Ideas in Texas

Try one of these Texas destinations for last a minute get away before school starts
 
Summer is entering the homestretch; but there is still time for a quick, last minute get away close to home. Here …

Special Feature: Back to School 2014
August 11, 2014 – 8:23 pm | No Comment
Special Feature: Back to School 2014

Kids Activities, After School Programs,
Back to School Products in Dallas – Ft Worth
Finding resources can be a challenge when you don’t have a whole lot of time so we’re putting together a special feature highlighting …

Free Health Screenings for Kids August 9, 2014
August 7, 2014 – 8:55 pm | No Comment
Free Health Screenings for Kids August 9, 2014

Sam’s ClubPromotes Back-to-School Safety with Free Health Screenings for Kids
In-club screenings available to members and non-members, Saturday, August 9 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Back-to-school brings shopping for clothes, buying school supplies and securing updated …

Back to School Anxiety: 10 Tips To Help Your Child
August 5, 2014 – 1:40 pm | No Comment
Back to School Anxiety: 10 Tips To Help Your Child

Helping your Child cope with Back to School Anxiety
by Don MacMannis, Ph.D. & Debra Manchester MacMannis, MSW
Perhaps you’re one of the lucky parents whose kids can’t wait to go back to school. Unfortunately, lots of …

Best and Worst State School Systems in 2014
August 5, 2014 – 12:18 am | No Comment
Best and Worst State School Systems in 2014

2014’s States with the Best & Worst School Systems
Given the strong connection between educational attainment and income level, WalletHub compared the school systems among the 50 U.S. states and the District of Columbia to encourage …

Tax Free Weekend 2014
August 3, 2014 – 12:56 pm | No Comment
Tax Free Weekend 2014

Texas Tax Free Weekend starts August 8
Tax Free Weekend is August 8th – 10th so it’s a great chance to stock up on school supplies and clothing for kids for Back to School! Subject to …

Swimming in State Parks is a Great Way to Beat the Summer Heat
August 2, 2014 – 3:25 pm | No Comment
Swimming in State Parks is a Great Way to Beat the Summer Heat

List of State Parks in Texas with Options for Swimming
From spring fed rivers to Texas-sized lakes, open ocean swims to diving in a pool, Texas State Parks offer a full range of swimming options to …