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Articles by Liz Mangelsdorf

I am a daughter, sister, wife and mother. My 2 kids who keep me busy remind me everyday not to take life too seriously. I try to live in the moment as much as possible as nothing speeds up the hands of time like having kids! My husband is an avid golfer, a hands on dad and my perfect partner. I can be a workaholic. I embrace technology, but am still married to my hand written calendar. I am a big sports fan and my greatest vice are magazines (can't leave the grocery store without one!)

Inexpensive Ways to Stay Cool This Summer
June 21, 2016 – 10:40 am | No Comment
Inexpensive Ways to Stay Cool This Summer

Staying Cool this Summer Without Spending a Whole Lot
Summer is finally here! In addition to the fun family vacations and school-free days, the summer brings the heat. While children seem to not even be phased …

How to Minimize Back Talk
June 2, 2016 – 8:07 am | No Comment
How to Minimize Back Talk

3 Simple Ways to Minimize Back Talk
As parents we dream of the days when our children will take their first steps, say their first words and become more independent. While we love to celebrate milestones …

Eat up the Fun at Taste of Dallas
May 17, 2016 – 11:56 am | No Comment
Eat up the Fun at Taste of Dallas

Taste of Dallas, June 3-5 at Fair Park
It’s the intersection of food, art and music that make this a unique celebration
Taste of Dallas is celebrating its 30th annual festival with 13 areas dedicated to food, …

Why do extra curricular activities?
May 17, 2016 – 11:25 am | No Comment
Why do extra curricular activities?

Your Child Can Benefit From Extra Curricular Activities But Don’t Over-Commit
Springtime has arrived! As the winter coats are being tucked away, families are dusting off old baseball gloves and soccer balls to enjoy the beautiful, …

Win Tickets to See Kenny Chesney and Miranda Lambert in Concert this June
May 2, 2016 – 5:19 pm | 30 Comments
Win Tickets to See Kenny Chesney and Miranda Lambert in Concert this June

Win 4 Tickets to see Kenny Chesney Live in Concert Saturday June 4th @ 5pm
(See giveaway below)
The Spread the Love Tour hits the DFW area on June 4 at AT&T Stadium with Kenny Chesney and Miranda Lambert …

Easy Teacher Appreciation Gift: DIY Chalkboard Gift Basket
April 25, 2016 – 6:16 am | No Comment
Easy Teacher Appreciation Gift: DIY Chalkboard Gift Basket

A ‘thank you’ gift for Teacher Appreciation Week that is a fun project for kids too!
by Liz Mangelsdorf
This decorative DIY chalkboard container is perfect to hold  special little gifts. I put together these gifts for …

Native Plants & Prairies Day – Free Family Event
April 17, 2016 – 9:00 am | No Comment
Native Plants & Prairies Day – Free Family Event

NATIVE PLANTS & PRAIRIES DAY
Join us for an exciting and Free fun day on the lake April 30th!
The North Texas Master Naturalists will host its third annual Native Plants & Prairies Day on Saturday, April 30, …

Business Spotlight: Kiddie Academy
April 11, 2016 – 5:53 pm | No Comment
Business Spotlight: Kiddie Academy

Kiddie Academy of Stonebridge McKinney
 
At Kiddie Academy, we are first and foremost caregivers. We believe care and learning should go hand in hand, and the two should always be balanced with a big dose of …

Family Symphony Sundays: Two Movie Magic Concerts
April 7, 2016 – 1:20 pm | No Comment
Family Symphony Sundays: Two Movie Magic Concerts

Plano Symphony Orchestra Presents Family Symphony Sundays Movie Magic
 
The Plano Symphony presents the all new Family Symphony Sundays featuring Movie Magic. Come see marionettes from Le Theatre de Marionette as they dance and perform to …

Free Family Festival at Kimbell Art Museum this Saturday
April 1, 2016 – 9:20 am | No Comment
Free Family Festival at Kimbell Art Museum this Saturday

Ready, Set, Bloom FREE Family Festival Saturday, April 2nd
An exciting afternoon of free art-making activities, children’s films and live performances awaits participants of all ages at the Kimbell Art Museum’s Free Family Festival “Ready, Set, …