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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Downtown Plano Feast-ival Oct 26th
September 26, 2013 – 6:40 am | No Comment
Downtown Plano Feast-ival Oct 26th

Historic Downtown Plano Association along with Urban Crust and Urban Rio Present 2013 Downtown Plano Feast-ival
Feast-ival 2013 will continue its exciting big-draw tradition of a high-energy celebration of top music, food and art from Collin …

State Fair of Texas Opens Friday
September 26, 2013 – 5:08 am | No Comment
State Fair of Texas Opens Friday

State Fair of Texas Opens this Friday, Sept. 27th and runs through Sunday, Oct. 20th.
The State Fair of Texas has selected The One & Only as the theme for the upcoming season (Sept. 27 – …

How to Combat the Back to School Blues
September 2, 2013 – 1:09 pm | No Comment
How to Combat the Back to School Blues

Ways to Combat Back to School Blues
by Dr. Jennifer A. Powell-Lunder
While for most folks, the summer symbolizes rest and relaxation, back to school time can serve as a jolt back the reality of routine life.  …

Play Safe This Fall Sports Season: Protect Your Child’s Teeth
August 28, 2013 – 9:07 pm | No Comment
Play Safe This Fall Sports Season: Protect Your Child’s Teeth

Tips to Protect Your Child’s Teeth during Sports Activities
by Dr. Monica Anderson
Fall sports season is here and student athletes are heading to the fields to compete in organized sports such as football, soccer or field …

Tips About Managing Asthma in School
August 25, 2013 – 2:15 pm | No Comment
Tips About Managing Asthma in School

American Lung Association Recognizes Asthma-Friendly Schools and Offers Checklist for Students with Asthma
As summer winds down, families in Texas are beginning to prepare for the new school year. A new school environment can sometimes be difficult …

Healthy Lunchbox Ideas
August 22, 2013 – 6:18 am | No Comment
Healthy Lunchbox Ideas

Why is it important to pack a healthy lunch?
by Dr. Keith Kantor
Recent studies have predicted our children’s generation will be 50% obese.  Obesity is defined as a BMI (body mass index) of 30 or more.  …

Tips on Taking Great Photos of Kids Playing Sports
August 19, 2013 – 5:47 pm | 2 Comments
Tips on Taking Great Photos of Kids Playing Sports

Freeze Frame: Taking great sports photos easy as having the right equipment
by Misty Hoyt
With an early Saturday morning Starbucks coffee in one hand and a brand new Rebel Canon camera in the other, today’s the …

Tips for Back to School Transitioning
August 19, 2013 – 12:16 pm | No Comment
Tips for Back to School Transitioning

How to Help Your Kids Transition Back to School
 
by Dr. Craig Pierce
Dr. Craig Pierce, founder and president of the Southwest Family Guidance Center and Institute, and author of Parenting Without Distraction: The Attunetion® Approach, is …

I Need Lunch Money Mom
August 15, 2013 – 2:42 pm | No Comment
I Need Lunch Money Mom

Teaching Kids How to Stay Within their Lunch Money Budget
by Lorraine Brock
It’s that time of year that as parents we will hear the weekly, “Mom, I need lunch money”, from our kids. Normally my struggle …

10 Ways to Beat the Summer Heat
August 14, 2013 – 6:56 pm | No Comment
10 Ways to Beat the Summer Heat

10 Tips Regarding Summer Heat Safety
When Texans think of summer, only one thing comes to mind – the heat. According to the National Weather Service, heat is the number one weather-related killer in the United …