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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Flank Steak With Roasted Balsamic Veggies
September 3, 2017 – 8:46 am | No Comment
Flank Steak With Roasted Balsamic Veggies

Grilled Flank Steak and Roasted Balsamic Veggies
Here’s a great recipe for a savory low carb steak and vegetables entrees. Nothing beats the caramelized sweetness of roasted veggies, and the balsamic vinegar gives it a nice …

Spicy Chicken Wings with Dip
September 2, 2017 – 7:00 am | No Comment
Spicy Chicken Wings with Dip

Spicy Chicken Wings
with Blue Cheese or Ranch Dip
Tangy with just the right kick of spice, these spicy chicken wings will be a hit with your family or party guests. Serve with a side of blue …

How to Help Hurricane Harvey Victims
August 30, 2017 – 1:54 pm | No Comment
How to Help Hurricane Harvey Victims

Where to Find Out How to Help Harvey Victims
Earlier today, I was explaining to someone how inspired I was feeling about the wonderful outpouring of support for our neighbors in Houston and coastal Texas areas. …

Homemade Tomato Soup
August 29, 2017 – 4:00 pm | No Comment
Homemade Tomato Soup

Soup Recipes: Tomato Soup
A heart warming bowl of tomato soup perfect for any time with ingredients that are beneficial to your health.

Stranger Danger: How to Keep Kids Safe in Public Places
August 28, 2017 – 6:00 am | No Comment
Stranger Danger: How to Keep Kids Safe in Public Places

Stranger Danger: Keeping Kids Safe in Public Places
One of the challenges parents face in keeping kids safe is how to communicate important safety measures while at the same time, ensuring children aren’t unduly wary of …

27 Great Patio Restaurants in Dallas Ft Worth
August 27, 2017 – 9:00 am | 5 Comments
27 Great Patio Restaurants in Dallas Ft Worth

Great Places in DFW to Dine Alfresco
(Updated 2017)
My favorite thing about our amazing Texas weather is dining “alfresco”. Perhaps it is my Oregon roots, but I have always been a big fan of the patio …

So You Think You Can Dance Comes to Dallas November 8th
August 26, 2017 – 8:19 pm | No Comment
So You Think You Can Dance Comes to Dallas November 8th

So You Think You Can Dance Season 14 Tour
Celebrating its momentous 14th season, So You Think You Can Dance’s Top 10 finalists will make their way across America, performing in 34 cities, as part of the …

Ft. Worth Zoo Welcomes New Baby Zebra
August 26, 2017 – 6:27 am | No Comment
Ft. Worth Zoo Welcomes New Baby Zebra

Fort Worth Zoo announces birth of Grant’s zebra foal
The Fort Worth Zoo welcomed a male Grant’s zebra foal to the herd. At birth, the soon-to-be named foal weighed approximately 60 to 70 pounds and stood roughly 30 …

Internet Safety Tips for Kids
August 25, 2017 – 6:53 am | No Comment
Internet Safety Tips for Kids

Internet Safety for Kids
It is easy to be so busy thinking about protecting your children in the real world that you don’t spend enough time thinking about how to protect them on online. Although the …

Ways to Get Your Kids to Do Chores
August 23, 2017 – 8:57 pm | No Comment
Ways to Get Your Kids to Do Chores

Tips on How to Encourage Kids to do Chores
I was recently asked to share my thoughts on helping parents find practical solutions for involving their children in chores and responsibilities around their home.  Disclaimer to …