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Light Up Your Evenings!

Kids Activities Blog 7/1 1:00P Chris
Nothing says summer to me more than being outside.  It was a big deal for my family to be outside during the summer especially at night.  We would find whatever clean jars we could find in the house,...

Make Your Own Rainbow Paper Beads

Kids Activities Blog 7/1 1:00A Jen Goode
Get out the printer and some scissors and have fun making your own pretty rainbow paper beads . Rainbow crafts are so much fun because you can use so many different colors. You can create with the...

4th of July Craft: Festive Hand Print Wreath

North Texas Kids 6/30 9:05A Liz Mangelsdorf
Easy craft for kids of all ages Here s a cute and easy craft that your kids will love making. It s a great way to create a special keepsake too.  Materials: Paper plate Scissors Glue Red and Blue...

Who Knew an Egg would be SO much FUN!

Kids Activities Blog 6/30 7:00A Rachel
Have your kids joined *the craze* of Egg Unwrapping seriously, it s crazy!  Kids are going bannanas for eggs! The concept is really simple, give a gift a tiny trinket, or even a coupon to a future...

10 Essential iPhone Photography Tips

Kids Activities Blog 6/30 4:50A Carla Wiking
Do you love capturing your family s memories on your phone?  Are you looking for iPhone photography tips ? Having an iPhone in your purse or pocket makes capturing adorable pictures and videos of your...

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Take a Summer Safari at the DMA

Dallas Museum of Art Education Blog 6/30 10:43A Madeleine Fitzgerald
This year s class of teen docents. This summer, bring your summer school students and summer campers to the Dallas Museum of Art for a tour led by one of our teen docents! Our...

Community Subjects: Film Making and Academics

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Homeschooling 6/27 12:00A Heather Sanders
Community Question is a category inspired by you. Here and there readers write in with questions that are better served by the varied, experiential knowledge of those who read and contribute in the...

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Mixed Berry Scones

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 6/29 2:17A Ree
It s the week of Fourth of July, which means I m scrambling to get the cow poop out of my yard, I ve got to power wash my porch, I need to start juicing lemons for the millions of gallons of lemonade...

Alex’s Favorite Foods

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 6/25 7:10A Ree
Today s my oldest child Alex s eighteenth birthday, and starting here in a little bit, the day will be all about her! Just after she helps her dad haul some hay. Ha. Alex loves food. She is my child...

Corner Bakery Cafe unveils new grilled flatbreads

Itty Bitty Foodies 6/24 5:45A Cheryl Collett, Itty Bitty Foodi
Corner Bakery Cafe is rolling out  a line of new breakfast, lunch and dinner flatbread sandwiches on June 30th, 2015. Proving to be anything but flat, the overstuffed...

Lemon Bars

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Cooking 6/22 4:25A Ree
I love lemon bars, but they often fall by the wayside and get forgotten for months at a time in our house. We re much more of a chocolate chip cookie/chocolate pie/chocolate sheet cake/chocolate ice...

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Summer Travel with Walmart Family Mobile

The Nerd's Wife 7/1 12:04P Arena Blake
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Walmart Family Mobile. All opinions are mine alone. #Save4Summer #CollectiveBias This weekend, we ll be on the road again, heading down to...

2015 Ford Edge Cameras and Parking

7 on a Shoestring 7/1 8:00A Staci Salazar
For some, navigating a busy highway is a stressful time. But for many others, the most difficult task is maneuvering in and out of the grocery store parking lot. It s not...

Sunscreen is a Summer Travel Necessity : Banana Boat®

7 on a Shoestring 7/1 6:37A Staci Salazar
Summer travel often means being packed and prepared before you go. Mom typically must ensure that all the summer essentials make it to the final destination. The sun and heat...

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Texas Staycation Fun in the Sun

My Crazy Savings 6/30 1:32P Courtney Solstad
If you live in Texas, then you will want to road trip this summer to Pflugerville! It s just North of Austin so you you can head into town and explore Austin in the evening....

Family Adventures at AdventureCon SeaWorld Texas

My Crazy Savings 6/30 7:57A Courtney Solstad
As a SeaWorld Wildside blogger, I get invited to AdventureCon conference in SanAntonio each year. I love going and so does my family. This year I was asked to speak and loved...

Free to be Me

My Crazy Savings 6/29 5:27P Courtney Solstad
At times I feel as though my life is in fast forward, at other times, I feel as though the days are so long. It s amazing what a little perspective can do for ones soul. Six...

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Sunuva Giveaway.

The Wiegands 6/29 2:29P CaseyWiegand
We are huge huge fans over here of Sunuva !!! We have worked with them before and absolutely adore their clothes & swimsuits for boys and girls! My littles literally live in their adorable stuff and...

The Design Network: Patio Perfection

The Wiegands 6/29 8:14A CaseyWiegand
Our new series with The Design Network launched recently ( thank you so much for all the love!!) and you can watch our fourth episode today: Patio Perfection !! I am so incredibly excited to share...


The Wiegands 6/25 3:26A CaseyWiegand
Yesterday I woke up a year older and it was my favorite birthday to date. I mentioned this on instagram but we are back in Texas! Some problems with the camper led us home. It would be easier for...


The Wiegands 6/23 2:15P CaseyWiegand
Mary Beth Johnson is a wife and mum to four schooners, as she's dubbed her children. On a normal afternoon, you would find her in moccasins, skinny jeans and a comfortable tee, camera in hand....

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Cinnamon Shore, Port Aransas

Crafty Texas Girls 6/30 10:30P Samantha Conner
We decided to take our girls on long weekend trip to Port Aransas, Texas. This little beach town is located on Mustang Island, located about 6.5 hours from DFW. Jeff and I had gone multiple times...

How to Melt Homemade Crayons in the Sun

Pounds 4 Pennies 6/26 12:59A Amy
School is out and my kindergartener has brought home a box full of broken crayons. We usually just dump them in another box of broken crayons for him to create his colorful masterpieces. The small...

Christine McKenny Presents 3202 Drexel Drive | $1,695,000

In the Loop Kids (Features) 6/25 3:00A Christine McKenny
3202 Drexel Drive | $1,695,000 | 4 Bedroom | 4.1 Bath | 3 Living Areas | 4550 sqft | Built 2001 | Saltwater Pool | 50x150 Gorgeous Highland Park home in Armstrong Elementary. Well kept-home with...

DIY American Girl Doll Apron

Crafty Texas Girls 6/23 10:30P Samantha Conner
This post is titled "America Doll Apron". But a better title would probably be- do something fun with your kids. Because although we did make American Doll Aprons together, the finished product wasn't...

Birthday Giveaway

Pounds 4 Pennies 6/23 1:33A Amy
It s my birthday and I wanted to celebrate with all of you, so I am offering an Amazon gift card. Now you can buy a little special something for yourself or someone else. Who doesn t like free money...

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The Trick to Stopping Poison Oak & Poison Ivy

Design Mom 7/1 3:18P Design Mom
By Gabrielle. Poison Ivy botanical print found here . Oh my goodness. At the moment, there is a major portion of my brain fixated on poison oak and poison ivy. Turns out I m highly allergic! And I ve...

Wednesday's Child: Lamontae & Nicolas

Rage Against the Minivan 7/1 9:00A (lunareece)
Every Wednesday I feature a child recently highlighted by a local Wednesday's Child newscast to share the stories of children from around the country who are waiting for a...

Babyhome Emotion Stroller Review

Pregnant Chicken 7/1 2:58A Amy Morrison
This stroller is an umbrella stroller that kinds isn't an umbrella stroller. Here's what I mean:   If you don’t want to watch the video, here is my cheat sheet: THINGS I LOVED: This stroller is super...

Teaching Todd to Drive a Stick

Confessions of a Pioneer Woman - Ree Drummond 7/1 1:33A Ree
Marlboro Man used a day of hay hauling last week to teach Todd how to drive a stick. His Dodge is the only vehicle with manual transmission on our homestead, and all members of the household need to...

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