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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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 …

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, …

Protect Your Hearing from Noisy Fireworks this Fourth of July
July 1, 2017 – 9:45 am | No Comment
Protect Your Hearing from Noisy Fireworks this Fourth of July

Fireworks and Other Loud Noises Can Cause Permanent Damage
As Americans enjoy fireworks displays as part of their Fourth of July festivities, the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) reminds everyone that they can take a few simple …

7 Kid Friendly Fourth of July Desserts and Treats
July 1, 2017 – 9:35 am | No Comment
7 Kid Friendly Fourth of July Desserts and Treats

Independence Day Recipes that are Kid Friendly
With the kids home in the summer and Fourth of July this weekend, thought it would be fun to make them some extra special treats. Found so many great …

Big List of July 4th Fireworks and Events in the Dallas Ft Worth area!
June 30, 2017 – 4:00 pm | No Comment
Big List of July 4th Fireworks and Events in the Dallas Ft Worth area!

List of area fireworks in Dallas, Addison, Ft. Worth, Arlington, Plano, Richardson, Frisco and more.

Summer Smoothie: Blueberry Peach
June 25, 2017 – 9:15 am | No Comment
Summer Smoothie: Blueberry Peach

Summer Smoothie Made with Blueberries, Peaches Vanilla Yogurt and Orange Sherbet
Try this delicious summer smoothie recipe and let us know what you think!