Easy Teacher Appreciation Gift: DIY Chalkboard Gift Basket
April 26, 2017 – 6:16 am | No Comment

A ‘thank you’ gift for Teacher Appreciation Week that is a fun project for kids too!
by Liz Mangelsdorf
This decorative DIY chalkboard container is perfect to holdĀ  special little gifts. I put together these gifts for …

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Revisiting LearningRx
April 8, 2008 – 2:56 pm | One Comment

Last December I submitted a post about LearningRx in Plano. My 9-year-old son Conner is close to completing his 12 weeks of training and I have to brag about how impressed I am with LearningRx. …

He should have moved his face!
April 8, 2008 – 6:15 am | One Comment

“He should have moved his face.” That’s what my daughter replied when my son started crying because she was bouncing on the couch and kicked him in the face. And she was serious, hysterical but …

Proud to be from Plano
March 29, 2008 – 4:40 pm | No Comment

North Texas Kids was proud to sponsor the 6th Annual March for Respect which took place this morning in downtown Dallas. This event includes a one mile walk around the …

Webkinz Workshops at Einstein Kidz Rocks!
March 19, 2008 – 6:43 pm | No Comment
Webkinz Workshops at Einstein Kidz Rocks!

For the second time, both my kids (Conner is 9 and Maggie is 6) have attended a day long Webkinz workshop at Einstein Kidz in Frisco. They have had so much fun, not just learning …

Dining out in Plano
March 15, 2008 – 12:15 pm | One Comment

You know, my family and I love to eat out and we do it fairly often. We have our favorite places to go, some for the quality of food, some for the speed and quality …

Making clients feel welcome
March 5, 2008 – 10:41 am | One Comment

Sometimes it is the smallest touch that matters most. Yesterday I had an appointment with Shirley White-Stevens, a financial planner and college planning specialist in Allen. I am driving along McDermott, looking for her office. …

Club Z to the Rescue!
March 5, 2008 – 10:18 am | No Comment

WOW! I never thought that my children would have a hard time learning from me. I am patient, easy going, thoughtful, and excited about learning. What I did not know is that …

A Contemporary Ballet?
March 5, 2008 – 9:56 am | No Comment

Wanting to experience the arts my whole life, I was very excited about the opportunity to attend Forbidden Fruit: The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet. I did not have any expectations because I had …

Giving Thanks
March 3, 2008 – 9:09 am | 2 Comments

Gratitude is one of my favorite subject but today it will take on a different note. Two of my staff members need your thoughts and prayers. One lost her husband unexpectedly last week. I know …

Britney Spears as a mother
February 16, 2008 – 8:39 am | One Comment

I normally do not pick up magazines like US or People, I rarely even glance at the headlines in the grocery store as I am waiting in line. I feel like I am doing well …