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

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 …

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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!)

Tips for Backyard Camping Fun with Your Child
May 7, 2015 – 10:34 pm | No Comment
Tips for Backyard Camping Fun with Your Child

Backyard Camping Fun with Kids
It’s amazing how much fun you can have with your preschooler in your own home with a little creativity. You can play games and watch movies inside or you can brave …

3rd Annual Native Plants & Prairies Day
May 1, 2015 – 5:44 pm | No Comment
3rd Annual Native Plants & Prairies Day

NATIVE PLANTS & PRAIRIES DAY
Join us for an exciting and Free fun day on the lake May 2nd!
The North Texas Master Naturalists will host its third annual Native Plants & Prairies Day on Saturday, May …

Carnival of the Animals from Plano Symphony Orchestra
April 15, 2015 – 3:11 pm | No Comment
Carnival of the Animals from Plano Symphony Orchestra

Plano Symphony Orchestra presents – “Carnival of the Animals”
 The Plano Symphony Orchestra, presents “Carnival of the Animals” at the Performing Arts Center in McKinney, Texas, on Sunday, April 19th. “Carnival of the Animals,” written 150 …

Day Out with Thomas!
April 10, 2015 – 2:21 pm | 25 Comments
Day Out with Thomas!

Museum of the American Railroad presents a Day out with Thomas
Ever wanted to travel to Sodor?  Are Thomas the Tank Engine’s friends your friends too?  If you answered “yes” to those questions, Day Out …

25 Lucky NTK Moms Get a FREE Ticket to Project Mom Dallas!
March 13, 2015 – 10:42 pm | No Comment
25 Lucky NTK Moms Get a FREE Ticket to Project Mom Dallas!

 

Project Mom Dallas
March 21, 2015
Addison Conference Center
15650 Addison Rd. Addison TX 75001
We are thrilled to announce our SIXTH Project Mom tour, which takes place in 2015.  Our first stop will be in Addison, Texas …

How to Help Your Preschooler Adjust to A New Babysitter
March 8, 2015 – 8:05 pm | No Comment
How to Help Your Preschooler Adjust to A New Babysitter

Helping Your Preschooler Adjust to A New Babysitter
Babysitters are trusted caregivers who build relationships with families and children. They are given the responsibility of caring for children and keeping them safe when parents are …

North Texas Irish Festival Returns March 6-8
February 24, 2015 – 4:26 pm | No Comment
North Texas Irish Festival Returns March 6-8

 The Pipes are Calling! North Texas Irish Festival Returns March 6-8
Pipe dream? Nope! Largest celebration of Irish culture in Southwest showcases all things pipes in its 33rd year as part of festival, which also includes dancing, …

Fan Appreciation Night – Cheer on your Dallas Sidekicks!
February 19, 2015 – 7:19 pm | No Comment
Fan Appreciation Night – Cheer on your Dallas Sidekicks!

 This Saturday is Fan Appreciation Night when we take on the Monterrey Flash at 7 p.m. in our last match of the regular season. Join us at Allen Event Center for $2 concessions, awesome giveaways …

Just Between Friends Spring / Summer Consignment Sale
February 17, 2015 – 8:38 am | No Comment
Just Between Friends Spring / Summer Consignment Sale

Just Between Friends (Ft Worth) – Children’s Consignment Sale, March 2-10, 2015
Just Between Friends Ft. Worth is hosting their spring/summer consignment sale March 2nd-10th at the Will Rogers Memorial Center. With gently used and new …

Cheesy Buffalo Chicken Dip: Perfect for Your Next Football Watching Party!
February 1, 2015 – 11:08 am | 5 Comments
Cheesy Buffalo Chicken Dip: Perfect for Your Next Football Watching Party!

by Liz Mangelsdorf

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 …