Holiday Wonder Brings Sparkle to Fair Park this Season
October 16, 2017 – 12:10 pm | No Comment

Holiday Wonder Brings Sparkle to the Season in Fair Park Nov. 21 – Jan. 7
Magical lanterns. Lifetime of Memories. Family-friendly event illuminates holiday season with artistic wonderland creations, attractions and performances
Holiday Wonder debuts this winter …

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Teaching Reading Comprehension Skills at Home
January 20, 2013 – 9:36 pm | No Comment
Teaching Reading Comprehension Skills at Home

How to Promote Reading Comprehension for the Struggling Reader at Home
By Kumar Sathy
Your child is struggling with reading comprehension, reading like a robot, or just unwilling to voluntarily pick up a book and read. You’ve …

Book Review: Molly Kite’s Big Dream
December 6, 2012 – 1:46 pm | No Comment
Book Review: Molly Kite’s Big Dream

by Minette Riordan
I recently received a review copy of Molly Kite’s Big Dream by Tam Veilleux. This is a very charming story about dreaming big and having faith that our dreams will come true. The …

How to Write a College Essay
November 23, 2012 – 12:17 pm | No Comment
How to Write a College Essay

Selecting a Topic: The College Essay Dilemma
 
by Amanda McClure, Academic Life Coach
While there is no magic formula for finding the “best” college essay topic, the writing prompt on the application is a good place to …

Ancient Fish Fossil Discovered in Fort Worth
November 16, 2012 – 2:40 pm | No Comment
Ancient Fish Fossil Discovered in Fort Worth

First Coelacanth Fossil Ever Discovered in DFW
 
SMU scientists and an amateur fossil collector from Fort Worth have unearthed a clue to the mystery of one of the world’s most famous fish, the coelacanth (pronounced SEE-la-kanth).
Coelacanth …

FREE Android and iPad Apps for Kids
September 10, 2012 – 6:05 am | One Comment
FREE Android and iPad Apps for Kids

FREE Educational Apps for Kids
 
Guest post from KidsActivitiesBlog.com (Quirkymomma.com)
Are  your kids constantly grabbing your ipod or android to play games on them?
You are not alone.
But at least you can sneak in a little learning while they naively …

Step into an Organized Shoe Space
August 15, 2012 – 6:05 am | 2 Comments
Step into an Organized Shoe Space

How to Organize and Store Shoes
Most women love to shop and many of us have a shoe obsession, especially when seasons change. We want new sandals for summer in a variety of colors and in …

Texas Tax Free Weekend is August 17 – 19
August 3, 2012 – 4:10 pm | No Comment
Texas Tax Free Weekend is August 17 – 19

Texas Tax Free Weekend starts August 17
 
Are you making your lists and checking them twice? No, it’s not Christmas but any cost-savings feels like it! It’s time for Tax Free weekend 2012, a great chance …

Mayor’s Back to School Fair August 2nd
July 30, 2012 – 11:19 am | No Comment
Mayor’s Back to School Fair August 2nd

FREE Event provides school supplies and services for about 15,000 qualifying families
 
The 16th annual Mayor’s Back to School Fair, presented by Walmart and Sam’s Club, will take place Thursday, August 2, from 8 a.m. – …

Tarrant County Back to School Roundup August 8th
July 25, 2012 – 4:56 pm | No Comment
Tarrant County Back to School Roundup August 8th

FREE Event provides school supplies and services for about 10,000 qualifying families
 
The eighth-annual Tarrant County Back To School Roundup, presented by Walmart and Sam’s Club, will take place Wednesday, August 8, 2012, from 8 a.m. …

Why is Math so important to teach our children?
July 15, 2012 – 11:19 am | 2 Comments
Why is Math so important to teach our children?

by Ashley Parks
I must admit, I’m a bit biased.  See, I was that child who actually enjoyed math class.  Math was this wonderful new tool I could use to solve problems.  Whether it was addition …