Quick Family Meals: Crock Pot Beef Stew
February 20, 2017 – 7:00 am | 9 Comments

 by Dr. Caron B. Goode
Family mealtimes are important times. In fact, families who eat together regularly share healthier and better balanced meals, have children who engage in less risky behaviors and have parents who are …

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Our Children Are Reflections
January 20, 2008 – 4:40 pm | No Comment

by Caryn Gottlieb-FitzGerald
Our children are simply reflections of what they live….teach your child that life is hard, things are difficult to afford and they can’t have everything and you will find yourself simply passing on …

Last Night’s American Idol
January 17, 2008 – 1:54 pm | One Comment

Last night, I was putting my three-year old to bed. When I got back in the den, my husband had turned on American Idol.
Truth be told, I like American Idol OK once they get …

Who Needs a White Christmas
January 4, 2008 – 5:12 pm | No Comment
Who Needs a White Christmas

I am spending my last of 16 days in Santa Barbara, California. The weather has been sunny and mostly warm. What a beautiful place to spend Christmas. We are here because my brother recently moved …

Grimaldi’s Restaurant
December 28, 2007 – 2:26 pm | No Comment
Grimaldi’s Restaurant

A couple of days before Christmas, my husband was in the West Village in Dallas shopping. He came across the new Patsy Grimaldi’s Coal Brick-Oven Pizzeria. He could not stop talking about how much he …

Mockingbird Station’s "Family Night"
December 18, 2007 – 12:34 am | One Comment
Mockingbird Station’s "Family Night"

We were contacted by Mockingbird Station to come to their “Family Night @ The Station”. Since Minette (and the rest of the staff) live outside of 635, the “beat” fell on me.

Now, I have …

The True Holiday Spirit
December 16, 2007 – 9:00 pm | One Comment

What a wonderful day I had today. A networking group that I belong to adopted a local family for Christmas, and though I can’t share too many details, I will tell you that we collected …

A Learning Experience
December 14, 2007 – 8:53 am | No Comment

My son is a bright boy, everyone says so, we know so, so why is he struggling in school? I am a voracious reader, my husband loves to read. My son loves being read to, …

Christmas Tree Shopping
December 3, 2007 – 3:46 pm | 2 Comments
Christmas Tree Shopping

My family and I took my favorite walk of the year on Saturday. We went to a Christmas tree farm and cut down our own tree.
We started this tradition about six years ago, the Christmas …

Truck Time
November 14, 2007 – 10:24 pm | No Comment
Truck Time

This past Sunday, we went to Truck Time, a fundraiser for Congregation Shearith Isreal preschool. North Texas Kids was a proud sponsor of this event.
They brought in over 25 trucks for kids to climb …

The Daring Book for Girls
November 14, 2007 – 8:12 pm | No Comment
The Daring Book for Girls

As part of a group called Mother Talk, I get to review books from time to time. Of all the books that they had available for review, The Daring Book for Girls by Andrea J. …