2017 DFW Holiday Guide
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2017 Holiday Guide for Dallas – Fort Worth
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Photography Contest and Art Show to Benefit Heritage Farmstead in Plano
March 20, 2012 – 6:38 pm | No Comment
Photography Contest and Art Show to Benefit Heritage Farmstead in Plano

Through the Lens…Images of Plano Photography Contest and Fine Art Show
AlleeOops Photography and OwnAPieceOfTexas.net present Through the Lens…Images of Plano benefitting Heritage Farmstead Museum. The event couples a photo contest with the preview of fine …

Spooky Symphony was Super Fun!
November 7, 2011 – 7:06 pm | 10 Comments
Spooky Symphony was Super Fun!

by Mina Frannea
My family recently had the pleasure of attending the Spooky Symphony, one of the productions of the Plano Symphony Orchestra’s (PSO) Family Symphony Series. This performance featured all the instrument families–Strings, Percussion, Woodwinds …

Backpack Safety – Is Your Child’s Backpack too Heavy?
September 1, 2011 – 8:05 am | 2 Comments
Backpack Safety – Is Your Child’s Backpack too Heavy?

It is generally agreed that no more than 10% of a child’s body weight when they are pre-teens should be loaded into the pack. As they become older the weight can increase to no more than 15% of their body weight. You want to put the heaviest weight at the bottom of the backpack and it’s a pretty good idea, especially with younger children to clean out their packs every one or two days as you will be amazed at what you might find that has gone missing or is unnecessarily adding to the weight of the backpack.

Homework Help! 9 Tips to Overcome the Battles Before they Start
August 24, 2011 – 3:16 pm | No Comment
Homework Help! 9 Tips to Overcome the Battles Before they Start

It’s Back to School again and while my kids are excited about seeing their friends, they are dreading the onslaught of homework! In fact, my son came home from school on Day 2 with Math homework. There is no such thing in middle school as a slow start! My biggest battles with my kids during school seem to be around keeping organized and getting homework done before 9pm at night. Here are a few tips to get you started on the right foot this fall.