Best of DMB 2017
Dallas Moms Blog has had another fabulous year of content! I thought it would be easy to pick my favorite posts of the year, but quickly realized it was quite a long list to pare down! After many hours of reading dozens and dozens of posts I’ve chosen sixteen of my favorites (in alphabetical order […]

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**This post is sponsored by Reliant. All opinions are 100% our own!** The holidays have a way of becoming a spending free-for-all, so we always welcome thrifty ideas to help offset the mayhem. Thanks to Reliant for suggesting some easy-to-implement energy (and money) saving tips! When it’s chilly outside, keep your thermostat at 68 degrees […]

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Because I am so mean. The end. Not really. I think this could sound crazy, but now that I’m emerging from toddlerhood I am realizing so many ways that I have prioritized things that entertain my kids. There are so many FUN things to do here in Dallas, which is a blessing. But now my […]

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Last year, my kids woke up in their own home on Christmas morning for the first time. They were seven and three. When my daughter was young, we would head to my mom’s house. Or, we flew to Dallas to spend the holidays with my husband’s family. After the move to Dallas four years ago, […]

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Today I’m sharing a recipe that I’ve been making for our family several years now and that’s become an absolute staple during the holidays. It’s great for a get together and perfect for Christmas Day! What is it? Chocolate bread pudding. Sure, there’s regular bread pudding – but for Christmas, shouldn’t it be kicked up […]

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**This post is sponsored by AT&T Performing Arts Center.  All opinions are 100% our own!** There’s no figure in children’s literature that says Christmas quite like the Grinch. From his green grin to his too-small heart, watching, reading and singing the story of the Grinch and the Whos of Whoville has been a holiday tradition […]

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primrose schools
  **This post has been sponsored by Primrose Schools for City Moms Blog Network. All opinions are 100% our own!** All parents want their children to develop character traits that will enable them to live, work, and play in society in a healthy, productive, and positive way. Traits like empathy, integrity, honesty, kindness, and generosity […]

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This post contains links to sponsors who helped make Breakfast with Santa happen! All opinions are 100% our own! This time of year, with all the parties, gatherings, planning, and preparations, one thing that tops the list for most families with young children is a trip to meet Santa. Thanks to many lucky readers of […]

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The holiday season has so many fun traditions! When my husband and I made some incredibly solid friends here in the metroplex, we decided that we needed to create some of our own traditions to share together. In our closest circle, there are 8 adults and not ONE of us has family in town. We […]

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Sprite Chicken Tortilla Soup

This post is being sponsored by The Coca-Cola Company. All thoughts and opinions are my own. During the holiday season, we constantly have people over at our house. From church to school friends to family visiting from out of town, there is always someone coming or going. I like to have a big batch of […]

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