Thanksgiving Craft for Kids: A Gratitude Tree
November 6, 2017 – 7:08 am | 2 Comments

Thanksgiving Craft for Kids: A Gratitude Tree
 
It’s early in the month so why not start recognizing and sharing what you are thankful for. A gratitude tree is the perfect way to express thanks.

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DIY Birthday Invitation Ideas
January 21, 2016 – 8:15 am | No Comment
DIY Birthday Invitation Ideas

Homemade Birthday Invitations
While pre-packaged invitations can save time and even money, DIY birthday invitations allow you to get really creative.  There are several ways to make unique invitations. Here are a few ideas.

Free Tickets to Advanced Screening of Norm of the North
January 4, 2016 – 7:55 pm | No Comment
Free Tickets to Advanced Screening of Norm of the North

Norm of the North Special Offer for North Texas Kids Magazine Subscribers
A polar bear of many words, Norm’s greatest gripe is simple: there is no room for tourists in the Arctic.  But when a maniacal …

Top 10 Organizing Tools for 2016
January 4, 2016 – 7:36 pm | One Comment
Top 10 Organizing Tools for 2016

Top 10 Organizing Products for 2016
In November we asked our organizers to tell us their top organizing tool for 2016 and explain why they recommended it to clients. I have included their picks in my …

Turkey Chili with Beans
January 3, 2016 – 7:05 am | One Comment
Turkey Chili with Beans

Easy Turkey Chili
If you’re looking for easy-to-make one-dish meals, here’s a great recipe for Turkey Chili with beans.

Zingari: A Culture of Cirque
December 31, 2015 – 7:31 pm | No Comment
Zingari: A Culture of Cirque

Review of Lone Star Circus’ Zingari
An intimate theater setting, performances that defy gravity and artistry that captivates the imagination – that’s what Lone Star Circus brings to DFW locals with its annual holiday cirque productions. …

Do You Have Trouble Finishing Things? New Year’s Resolutions
December 30, 2015 – 7:00 am | 2 Comments
Do You Have Trouble Finishing Things? New Year’s Resolutions

Setting and Achieving your Goals

by Kathy Garland
Have you ever wondered why people make New Year’s Resolutions and goals and then give up a month or two later?
There are many reasons why this happens but we …

Lone Star Circus Presents Zingari
December 19, 2015 – 7:35 pm | 10 Comments
Lone Star Circus Presents Zingari

 Lone Star Circus Rings in the New Year by Celebrating Gypsy Roots
Dallas’ very own Lone Star Circus will be presented once again by Dallas Children’s Theater in a NEW holiday spectacular. The 2015 production, entitled …

6 Holiday Family Traditions for Families with Young Children
December 12, 2015 – 7:00 am | No Comment
6 Holiday Family Traditions for Families with Young Children

Holiday Family Traditions: How to Enjoy the Holidays with Your Kids
The holidays come with ample helpings of both fun and stress. Sometimes it’s easy to get lost in buying gifts, planning meals, organizing events and …

How to Help Others During the Holidays
November 23, 2015 – 5:05 pm | No Comment
How to Help Others During the Holidays

Ideas for Helping Others During the Holidays
As the holidays approach, parents are busy planning for the time off, meals, and fun. Families are thinking about how to spend their time. Most families enjoy an array …

4 Practical Tips for Staying Organized with Kids
November 19, 2015 – 9:08 pm | No Comment
4 Practical Tips for Staying Organized with Kids

How to Stay Organized with Kids
As I write this blog I am sitting on a plane, reflecting on my recent week taking care of my grand kids, Kaley, 2 and Login, 1. It was a …