12 Valentine ideas for School
February 2, 2018 – 8:00 am | One Comment

Round Up: 12 Ideas for Classroom Valentines
If you’re looking ideas for Valentines for school, here are a few cute ones to choose from. You’ll find both candy and non-candy Valentine ideas.
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Articles by Mina Frannea

A Mom to eight-year-old twins, my life is zany, unpredictable, yet richly rewarding. Thank goodness for my wonderfully supportive hubby who keeps me grounded. I write about life in general, family friendly activities around town, recipes I want to share, and crafts that keep my twins busy and happy. For more posts by me, visit my personal blog themomsjournal.com.

The Color Purple, Transcending Adversity
January 30, 2018 – 11:44 pm | No Comment
The Color Purple, Transcending Adversity

Review of The Color Purple Presented by Dallas Summer Musicals
Director John Doyle’s award-winning revival of The Color Purple powerfully conveys the general culture of subjugation inherent in 1930’s rural Georgia. Amidst a minimally set stage, …

Spicy Chicken Wings with Dip
January 30, 2018 – 7:00 am | No Comment
Spicy Chicken Wings with Dip

Spicy Chicken Wings
with Blue Cheese or Ranch Dip
Tangy with just the right kick of spice, these spicy chicken wings will be a hit with your family or party guests. Serve with a side of blue …

Treasure Island: A Young Boy’s Adventurous Tale of Piracy on the Tropical Seas
January 29, 2018 – 8:33 pm | No Comment
Treasure Island: A Young Boy’s Adventurous Tale of Piracy on the Tropical Seas

Review of Treasure Island
Presented by Outcry Youth Theatre
The opening night cast of Outcry Youth Theatre brought to life a high energy, in-depth adaptation by Ken Ludwig of Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic adventure Treasure Island, directed …

Kid Friendly Valentine’s Day Recipes
January 29, 2018 – 8:17 am | No Comment
Kid Friendly Valentine’s Day Recipes

Kid Friendly Valentine’s Day Treats
These festive Valentine’s Day treats are so easy to make and delicious! They are a great way to get kids into the kitchen too.
Did I mention they’re yummy?

Game Day Finger Foods: Cheeseburger Sliders
January 28, 2018 – 8:19 am | No Comment
Game Day Finger Foods: Cheeseburger Sliders

Mini Cheeseburger Sliders for your Football Party
These mini cheeseburger sliders are the perfect finger foods for hungry football watchers! Serve them with your favorite condiments and sides.

Spinach, Mushroom and Tomato Frittata
January 3, 2018 – 12:15 pm | No Comment
Spinach, Mushroom and Tomato Frittata

Frittata Florentine: Spinach, Mushrooms and Tomatoes
I love making frittatas because they’re super easy and a great way to use up vegetables and meats that you may have sitting around in the fridge. These easy egg dishes are …

Family Fun at Holiday Wonder Dallas
December 26, 2017 – 11:17 pm | No Comment
Family Fun at Holiday Wonder Dallas

Review of Holiday Wonder Dallas at Fair Park
We went to see Holiday Wonder at Fair Park last week. Had a wonderfully, relaxing evening with friends and got to see lots of beautiful lantern displays. We’d been …

The Whimsical World of Varekai by Cirque du Soleil
December 21, 2017 – 4:48 pm | No Comment
The Whimsical World of Varekai by Cirque du Soleil

Review: Varekai, by Cirque du Soleil
Taking it’s final bow on December 23rd, Cirque du Soleil’s Varekai wraps up 15 years of performing in front of millions of people around the world. Centered around the theme of …

Review of Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
December 20, 2017 – 1:09 pm | No Comment
Review of Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is hilarious, with lots of action and adventure. While in detention, four teens discover

Easy Thanksgiving Craft for Kids – Paper Cup Turkey
November 16, 2017 – 7:40 am | No Comment
Easy Thanksgiving Craft for Kids – Paper Cup Turkey

This paper cup turkey craft is an easy Thanksgiving craft for kids and cute enough that you’ll want to use these cute paper cup turkeys as decorations on your Thanksgiving table or your mantle. This …