2017 DFW Holiday Guide
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2017 Holiday Guide for Dallas – Fort Worth
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Ways to Save Money on Halloween Costumes and Candy
September 26, 2016 – 8:00 am | No Comment
Ways to Save Money on Halloween Costumes and Candy

Tips on How to Save On Halloween Costumes, Candy and Fun
by Stephanie Nelson, the Coupon Mom
Halloween is now reported to be the 2nd most expensive holiday of the year! Even though we don’t exchange expensive …

10 Things Schools Can Do to Help Prevent Bullying
September 21, 2016 – 12:25 pm | No Comment
10 Things Schools Can Do to Help Prevent Bullying

10 Ways School Can Prevent Bullying
Bullying is an issue that schools around the country are paying attention to. It’s one that is leaving many seats in the classrooms empty each day. In fact, it’s estimated …

Vegetable Entrees: Winter Squash Ravioli
September 19, 2016 – 8:37 am | No Comment
Vegetable Entrees: Winter Squash Ravioli

Starters and Sides Made Easy: Winter Squash Ravioli
Recipe Excerpt from Starters & Sides Made Easy
Who doesn’t love a good main course?  But why should main courses get all the attention?  For any meal to truly …

Prevent Childhood Obesity by Making Changes Now
September 19, 2016 – 6:40 am | One Comment
Prevent Childhood Obesity by Making Changes Now

Avoid Childhood Obesity by Helping Your Child Stay Active and Healthy
Can you really teach your child to become active and healthy?  Yes, you can. And no, it doesn’t have to be a struggle.  The secret …

How to Handle Reluctant Learners
September 18, 2016 – 2:00 pm | No Comment
How to Handle Reluctant Learners

Reluctant Learners: Keep your Son Engaged with Learning
Parents of boys are more aware than anyone when their bright, eager sons hit an invisible wall somewhere near fourth grade, after which they go from engaged to unengaged, …

How Important is Vocabulary to a Child’s Reading Level?
September 17, 2016 – 8:31 am | No Comment
How Important is Vocabulary to a Child’s Reading Level?

How Vocabulary Knowledge Impacts Reading Skills
Words are the most valuable things your children can acquire because vocabulary is the cornerstone of reading, and reading is the foundation of all learning.
The more words kids know, the …

Myths About Head Lice
September 13, 2016 – 7:00 am | 3 Comments
Myths About Head Lice

Common Myths About Head Lice
With the school year in full swing parents should take the time to learn about the “facts of lice” to all the conflicting myths out there about the icky hair critters …

Napkin Folding Ideas for a Kid’s Party
September 13, 2016 – 6:25 am | No Comment
Napkin Folding Ideas for a Kid’s Party

I recently received a wonderful book for review called Top 100 Napkin Folds. Now that temperatures are cooling down in Dallas, it’s time to think about outdoor patio parties on cool fall evenings or a …

Thomas & Friends Blue-Ray DVD Giveaway
September 12, 2016 – 12:21 pm | 16 Comments
Thomas & Friends Blue-Ray DVD Giveaway

Win One of 20 Thomas & Friends “The Great Race” DVD’s
Get ready, get set, GO! When the best engines from around the world gather to compete in The Great Railway Show, Thomas is determined to …

Fall Recipes: Gluten Free and Dairy Free Pumpkin Pancakes
September 10, 2016 – 10:05 am | No Comment
Fall Recipes: Gluten Free and Dairy Free Pumpkin Pancakes

Gluten Free Pumpkin Pancakes
Big thanks to Maggie Savage, the publisher and recipe developer for BalancedPlatter.com, for her permission to share this fabulous recipe for pumpkin pancakes with you.