Guide to 60+ Local Spray Grounds and Splash Parks
June 19, 2017 – 9:00 am | 105 Comments

Spray park, Splash park, Spray ground…
Whatever term you use it is a place for children to have fun and beat the Texas heat! A spray ground is a zero-depth play area where water sprays from …

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Breakfast Muffins with Honey
August 28, 2016 – 7:05 pm | No Comment
Breakfast Muffins with Honey

Honey Muffins for Breakfast

Make these delicious honey muffins ahead of time and then enjoy them for breakfast when you don’t have a lot of time like school mornings. Healthy and yummy!

How to Keep Your Sanity When It’s Back-to-School Time
August 19, 2016 – 9:12 am | No Comment
How to Keep Your Sanity When It’s Back-to-School Time

5 Tips for Mom’s Back-to-School Sanity
1.  Heal self-defeating thoughts: “I stunk at math and my kids will stink too!” This was my greatest self-sabotaging thought as a Mom, and I had to heal! As Moms …

5 Tips for Putting a Little Zen into Back to School
August 10, 2016 – 1:17 pm | No Comment
5 Tips for Putting a Little Zen into Back to School

Back to School Zen
Back to School can be a stressful time of year for parents, kids, and families across the country. The transition from a relaxing or busy summer, the pressures of a new school …

Back-to-School Plan for your Tween
August 5, 2016 – 11:05 am | No Comment
Back-to-School Plan for your Tween

Yikes! Summer is Almost Over! Here are some tips for a Back-to-School Plan for Your Tween

 
Returning to school need not be stressful. I’ve developed an easy back to school plan for you and your tween. …

Sales Tax Free Weekend August 5-7
July 25, 2016 – 10:56 am | No Comment
Sales Tax Free Weekend August 5-7

Sales Tax Free Weekend is August 5-7th
This year, the sales tax free weekend is August 5-7th so you can save on school supplies and most clothing and footwear priced under $100.  Backpacks under $100 and …

Back to School Anxiety: 10 Tips To Help Your Child
August 5, 2014 – 1:40 pm | No Comment
Back to School Anxiety: 10 Tips To Help Your Child

Helping your Child cope with Back to School Anxiety
by Don MacMannis, Ph.D. & Debra Manchester MacMannis, MSW
Perhaps you’re one of the lucky parents whose kids can’t wait to go back to school. Unfortunately, lots of …

Best and Worst State School Systems in 2014
August 5, 2014 – 12:18 am | No Comment
Best and Worst State School Systems in 2014

2014’s States with the Best & Worst School Systems
Given the strong connection between educational attainment and income level, WalletHub compared the school systems among the 50 U.S. states and the District of Columbia to encourage …

Tips for Back to School Transitioning
August 19, 2013 – 12:16 pm | No Comment
Tips for Back to School Transitioning

How to Help Your Kids Transition Back to School
 
by Dr. Craig Pierce
Dr. Craig Pierce, founder and president of the Southwest Family Guidance Center and Institute, and author of Parenting Without Distraction: The Attunetion® Approach, is …

I Need Lunch Money Mom
August 15, 2013 – 2:42 pm | No Comment
I Need Lunch Money Mom

Teaching Kids How to Stay Within their Lunch Money Budget
by Lorraine Brock
It’s that time of year that as parents we will hear the weekly, “Mom, I need lunch money”, from our kids. Normally my struggle …

7 Homemade Back to School Teacher Gift Ideas
August 12, 2013 – 10:11 am | One Comment
7 Homemade Back to School Teacher Gift Ideas

Cute Teacher Gift Ideas for the First Day of School
by Minette Riordan
Here are 7 clever ideas for cute teacher gifts for the first day of school. I picked all of these because they are simple …