Guide to 60+ Local Spray Grounds and Splash Parks
June 19, 2017 – 9:00 am | 106 Comments

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 …

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Free Movie Night: The Secret Life of Pets
July 21, 2017 – 7:32 pm | No Comment
Free Movie Night: The Secret Life of Pets

Mavs Movie Night at American Airlines Center on July 25th
The Mavs and BEDGEAR are offering a FREE movie showing of The Secret Life of Pets on Tuesday, July 25th inside American Airlines Center.

Healthy Snacks for Traveling with Kids
July 18, 2017 – 10:37 am | No Comment
Healthy Snacks for Traveling with Kids

Healthy Snacks for Holiday Travel
Are you grabbing the kids and heading out for a vacation soon? Here is a list of top ten healthy snacks to pack for travel on planes, trains and automobiles.

Swimming in State Parks is a Great Way to Beat the Summer Heat
July 12, 2017 – 9:25 am | No Comment
Swimming in State Parks is a Great Way to Beat the Summer Heat

List of State Parks in Texas with Options for Swimming
From spring fed rivers to Texas-sized lakes, open ocean swims to diving in a pool, Texas State Parks offer a full range of swimming options to …

Summer Recipes: Shrimp and Tortellini Salad with Sauce Ravigote
July 10, 2017 – 9:27 am | No Comment
Summer Recipes: Shrimp and Tortellini Salad with Sauce Ravigote

Summer Seafood Salad: Shrimp and Tortellini Salad with Ravigote
What visitor to New Orleans would leave without having tried a seafood dish like a gumbo or remoulade, or any number of innovative seafood dishes prepared every …

How to Get Your Tween or Teen to Talk to You
July 10, 2017 – 9:00 am | No Comment
How to Get Your Tween or Teen to Talk to You

Getting Tweens and Teens to Talk
If you are the parent of a young child, you may still have one who freely talks about her thoughts, ideas, feelings and experiences. You may also have heard that …

Keep Kids Safe Around Pools
July 9, 2017 – 6:01 pm | No Comment
Keep Kids Safe Around Pools

Pool Safety Tips for Kids
Swimming is a favorite activity for kids of all ages. If you have little ones, here are some pool safety tips from the The American Academy of Pediatrics to help keep …

Classic Summer Beach Games to Play With the Kids
July 7, 2017 – 8:01 am | No Comment
Classic Summer Beach Games to Play With the Kids

Summer Beach Fun: Family Fun at the Beach
A trip to the beach might be all about the sun and surf in theory, but that’s just not always the case when there are little ones in …

How to Avoid the ‘Summer Slide’ with Your Child
July 6, 2017 – 6:13 am | No Comment
How to Avoid the ‘Summer Slide’ with Your Child

Keep Your Kids Motivated to Learn and Avoid the Summer Slide
The undisputed research on “summer slide,” the concept of students forgetting what they have learned or students slipping out of practice during the summer months, …

Forever Stamps in Sports Ball Theme
July 5, 2017 – 2:14 pm | No Comment
Forever Stamps in Sports Ball Theme

Get Your Child’s Favorite Sports Ball Forever Stamp
The U.S. Postal Service dedicated the first-of-its-kind stamps with the look — and feel — of balls used in eight popular sports. Available nationwide as of June 14, …

Fireworks Safety Tips from AAO
July 3, 2017 – 6:48 pm | No Comment
Fireworks Safety Tips from AAO

Fireworks Safety Tips from the American Academy of Opthalmology
The American Academy of Opthalmology offers the following tips for overall fireworks safety. You can read the full article here. For those who attend professional fireworks displaysand/or live …