5 Ways to Make Weeknight Cooking Easy
January 11, 2018 – 9:02 am | No Comment

Making Weeknight Cooking Hasslefree
With a little planning, a little restraint and a little determination, you can get through weeknight dinners easily.

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Eleven Year Old Chooses to Support Salvation Army Angel Tree Instead of Getting Birthday Gifts
December 9, 2011 – 7:26 pm | One Comment
Eleven Year Old Chooses to Support Salvation Army Angel Tree Instead of Getting Birthday Gifts

We recently heard about Tara, a young lady who decided that instead of birthday gifts, she would ask her guests to contribute what they would have spent on a birthday gift to adopt Angels from …

How (and Why) I Date My Kids
December 7, 2011 – 8:11 am | No Comment
How (and Why) I Date My Kids

by Kerrie McLoughlin
It all started after my youngest son was born and spent some time in the NICU (neonatal intensive care unit). If I wasn’t at the hospital, I was a stressball at home, so …

DCT’s Madeline’s Christmas is a Must See Magical Adventure!
December 3, 2011 – 8:02 pm | 3 Comments
DCT’s Madeline’s Christmas is a Must See Magical Adventure!

Dallas Children’s Theater’s production of “Madeline’s Christmas,” a musical adaptation based on the popular series of Madeline books by Ludwig Bemelmans, is a holiday show you won’t want to miss! A brilliant opening night youth cast …

Making Handmade Gift Wrap with Your Child
November 28, 2011 – 2:51 pm | No Comment
Making Handmade Gift Wrap with Your Child

By Dr. Caron B. Goode
For most families, the winter holidays are steeped in tradition. From religious celebrations to festive meals, traditions bring us joy. They also bring us a sense of security and familiarity. Traditions …

Favorite Thanksgiving Traditions from North Texas Kids Readers & Cookbook Giveaway
November 21, 2011 – 2:54 pm | 2 Comments
Favorite Thanksgiving Traditions from North Texas Kids Readers & Cookbook Giveaway

In the November issue of North Texas Kids Magazine, we highlighted our families’ favorite things about Thanksgiving. We had so much fun with this that we decided to do a special feature about your family’s …

A Round Up of Holiday Online Return Policies
November 21, 2011 – 12:10 am | No Comment
A Round Up of Holiday Online Return Policies

Holiday e-shopping has begun, and with it the potential for gift returns. Check out this great list of online return policies for 2011 that FreeShipping.org has compiled.
Ann Taylor
You’ve got 60 days to return Ann Taylor …

10 Tips to Reduce Homework Stress
November 16, 2011 – 2:36 pm | 3 Comments
10 Tips to Reduce Homework Stress

By Lori Lite
Did you say homework? I don’t know too many children that come in the door, sing a song, and smile while doing homework. Just saying the word homework can cause even the calmest …

Easy Craft Idea for Thanksgiving Place Cards: Fun with Fall Leaves!
November 14, 2011 – 12:15 pm | 8 Comments
Easy Craft Idea for Thanksgiving Place Cards: Fun with Fall Leaves!

I love crafts that start with found objects from around the house or my yard. It’s finally fall in Texas and the leaves are blowing around our yard. Maggie and I wanted to make some …

What are your family’s favorite Thanksgiving Traditions? You could win 2 cookbooks!
November 14, 2011 – 7:00 am | No Comment
What are your family’s favorite Thanksgiving Traditions? You could win 2 cookbooks!

Tell us what your family’s favorite Thanksgiving traditions are and you could win 2 cookbooks!

In the November issue of  North Texas Kids Magazine, we highlighted our families’ favorite things about Thanksgiving. We had so much …

Two Recipes for a Vegetarian Thanksgiving Feast
November 13, 2011 – 3:00 pm | One Comment
Two Recipes for a Vegetarian Thanksgiving Feast

If you or someone in your family is a vegetarian, you may be looking for some creative recipe ideas for meatless main dishes that still capture the elegance and tastiness of the fall season. I …