Santa’s Village in Richardson – Fun Family Tradition
November 18, 2014 – 8:00 am | One Comment

Looking for a fun family holiday event to celebrate the holiday season?
Santas Village located in Richardson opens Saturday December 6th, 2014 at 6:00pm!
We have been going as a family for the past 3 years, as it is now officially a yearly …

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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!)

Wizard of Oz Opens June 19th at Plano Children’s Theatre
June 11, 2014 – 8:20 pm | No Comment
Wizard of Oz Opens June 19th at Plano Children’s Theatre

Plano Children’s Theater Presents Wizard of Oz, June 19th – 22nd, 2014
Little Dorothy Gale of Kansas, like so many girls her age, dreams of what lies over the rainbow. One day a twister hits her …

Guide to 40+ Local Spray Grounds and Splash Parks
May 29, 2014 – 3:00 pm | 50 Comments
Guide to 40+ Local Spray Grounds and Splash Parks

Spray park, Splash park, Spray ground…
Whatever term you use it is a place for children to have fun and beat the Texas heat! A spray ground is a zero-depth play area where water sprays from …

IDTech Camps: Technology Camp for Kids and Teens
May 12, 2014 – 3:40 pm | No Comment
IDTech Camps: Technology Camp for Kids and Teens

Technology Camps for Kids and Teenagers
At iD Tech Camps, imaginations soar as kids and teens unlock their internal drive and use 21st century skills to transform interests into projects of their own—and have fun doing …

Easy Teacher Appreciation Gift: DIY Chalkboard Gift Basket
May 5, 2014 – 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 and Prairies Day May 3rd, Free Family Event
April 7, 2014 – 3:34 pm | No Comment
Native Plants and Prairies Day May 3rd, Free Family Event

Native Plants & Prairies Day
The North Texas Master Naturalists will host the second annual Native Plants & Prairies Day on Saturday, May 3, 2014 from 10 AM to 4 PM, at the Bath House Cultural …

Day out with Thomas at Grapevine Vintage Railroad
March 10, 2014 – 2:06 pm | 44 Comments
Day out with Thomas at Grapevine Vintage Railroad

Day Out with Thomas Comes to Grapevine Railroad March 28-30 & April 4-6, 2014

Just Between Friends Spring / Summer Consignment Sale
February 24, 2014 – 2:38 pm | No Comment
Just Between Friends Spring / Summer Consignment Sale

Just Between Friends (Ft Worth) – Children’s Consignment Sale, March 1-8, 2014
Just Between Friends Ft. Worth is hosting their spring/summer consignment sale March 1st-8th at the Will Rogers Memorial Center. With gently used and new …

Monster Energy Supercross Feb 15th at AT&T Stadium
February 3, 2014 – 4:46 pm | 31 Comments
Monster Energy Supercross Feb 15th at AT&T Stadium

 AMA Supercross Invades AT&T Stadium
(Giveaway Info. Below)
Don’t miss your opportunity to catch the world’s best supercross riders battle it out at the legendary Cowboys Stadium on Saturday, February 15 for the Monster Energy AMA Supercross, …

Cheesy Buffalo Chicken Dip: Perfect for Your Next Football Watching Party!
January 30, 2014 – 1:08 pm | 3 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 …

Apple Crisp: Quick Dessert and Perfect for Your Football Party Menu!
January 29, 2014 – 2:30 pm | No Comment
Apple Crisp: Quick Dessert and Perfect for Your Football Party Menu!

Try this quick, easy to make Apple Crisp
at your next party and score a touchdown
with your guests!
 
This Apple Crisp is a quick and easy dessert, perfect for a football watching party. Serve with a scoop …