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Baseball and Mayfield Creamery Ice Cream Really HITS the Spot

Days of a Domestic Dad 8/17 6:44A Colby
What better way to spend a warm summer Friday evening with the family than at a baseball game? That’s what we did on August 4th. Our local Frisco RoughRiders took on the Corpus Christi Hooks. Unfortunately, our hometown team lost by one run....

Mom’s Guide to School Clothes Shopping With Tweens

7 on a Shoestring 8/17 4:00A Staci Salazar
This post is sponsored by Kohl s. I received the included back to school clothes and essentials as compensation. During the summer, trying to juggle everyone s schedules seems almost crazier than the holidays. There are countless friend dates,...

Grandparents Day Printables

Carrie Elle 8/17 12:00A Carrie
Grandparents Day is coming up! Honestly, we are kind of hit-or-miss with this holiday. Mother s Day and Father s Day seem sufficient to me, but this year I thought I d take a little extra effort to...

10 Better Side Hustles Feature at ActiveKids

Dallas Single Mom 8/15 6:05A Teia Collier
Dallas Single Mom Did you see our editor s article at Dallas- based Active Kids ?  There you ll find activities, tips and tricks to building an active life for you and your littles. Since, we are firm...

Help Us Find the Best 100 Date Ideas in Dallas

Dallas Single Mom 8/15 5:04A Teia Collier
Dallas Single Mom Our famous 100 Date Ideas article is fabulous.  There are so many tips and ideas to get you started planning your own dates, hosting a girl s night, exploring on your own or helping...

Make an Easy and Safe Pinhole Eclipse Viewer

Frugal Fun For Boys 8/14 2:01P Sarah
View the solar eclipse without looking at the sun! Next week, a total solar eclipse will occur all across the United States, and while our state (Texas) is not in the path of totality, we... Click the post title to continue reading!

Planner Stickers from Oh Doodle Shop on Etsy

Carrie Elle 8/14 12:00A Carrie
Gracie from Oh Doodle Shop sent me some planner stickers to try check them out (and get ready to impulse buy!) below. Where are my planner girls (and guys) at? If you ever read this site, you know...

20 Adorable Popsicle Stick Crafts

Jens RAQ 8/13 5:53P Jenn L
I love using craft sticks (or popsicle sticks) to make cute little crafts. If you re looking for something cute to do with your kids or to surprise your children with, try some of these Popsicle Stick crafts out. They re colorful, inexpensive,...

Butterfly Snack Bags

Jens RAQ 8/12 4:01P Jenn L
This easy craft is perfect for back to school!  Simply use a clothespin to transform a snack or lunch item into a cute little butterfly snack bag.  You can totally keep it simple, or try the method below to make it even more colorful and special...

Stock Up This Season on Scott 1000 Toilet Paper

7 on a Shoestring 8/11 4:00A Staci Salazar
We have a relatively large family, especially on the weekends when our older kids are all over. There are 8 of us total at the moment; 5 of us are girls. Therefore, it is probably obvious that we can go through quite a few rolls of toilet paper...

How to Build a Fidget Cube with LEGO® Bricks

Frugal Fun For Boys 8/11 3:06A Sarah
Challenge kids to turn that pile of LEGO® bricks into a fun fidget toy with something to fiddle with on each side.  This is fun for any age! We started working on a fidget cube at the same time we... Click the post title to continue reading!

3 Easy Steps to Delicious Smoothies :: Dairy Max

7 on a Shoestring 8/10 4:00A Staci Salazar
Most of us are either trying to set or stay healthy. Personally, this is my daily goal. Downloading apps has helped me learn to better count calories. But, I ve discovered that nutrition is more than counting calories; it s about making each...

Best Children’s Books for Back-to-School

Carrie Elle 8/10 12:00A Carrie
Today, Julia from In the Afternoon is sharing some of the best children s books for Back-to-School. My littlest is starting pre-school in a couple of weeks, and although I don t think she s afraid...
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