Archive for the ‘To Do in DFW’ Category

5 Reasons to Visit the Gaylord Texan this Summer!

5 Reasons to Visit the Gaylord Texan this Summer!
Our family recently had the great privilege of experiencing the truly stunning Gaylord Texan Resort SummerFest 2016. This years theme is “Alice in Wonderland” and the creative storytelling on display throughout the resort completely blew me away. And can I just tell you – that you simply...
June 24th, 2016 | Family Travel, General, To Do in DFW, Vlogs | Read More

Butterfly Festival – The Shops at Willow Bend Plano

Butterfly Festival – The Shops at Willow Bend Plano
My daughter and I recently spent a delightful afternoon at The Shops at Willow Bend – visiting the Greater Plano Kiwanis Butterfly Festival! My daughter is currently raising some butterflies at home – so this exhibit and conservatory tour was timed perfectly for her interests. But even if...
May 9th, 2016 | General, To Do in DFW | Read More

My Top 5 Tips for Doing a Rope Course!

My Top 5 Tips for Doing a Rope Course!
I’m about to tell you my top 5 tips for doing a rope course and zip-line. But I should say upfront – I learned these the hard way! I’m not an avid rope course aficionado, I’m a mom that wanted to challenge herself. And it WAS a challenge for me to get through the Rope course at...
May 3rd, 2016 | General, To Do in DFW | Read More

Win a chance to see Beyoncé in Concert & Get Pampered!

Win a chance to see Beyoncé in Concert & Get Pampered!
Sometimes the everyday hamster wheel of existence can lull you into a sense of complacency. Get up, get dressed, work, take care of the kids, go to sleep. Repeat. And that is why I am so excited for one of you to win this Beyoncé Dive Day! Reconnect with your fierce self! Feel inspired, and remember...
April 28th, 2016 | General, To Do in DFW | Read More

Tips for Grandparents & Teachers that Shop Consignment! {JBF Giveaway!}

Tips for Grandparents & Teachers that Shop Consignment! {JBF Giveaway!}
If you live in Texas, you have probably heard that Just Between Friends Fort Worth, is Texas’ LARGEST children’s and maternity consignment sale! It’s big stuff. People travel from all around Texas to get to it – to purchase high quality kids clothing, toys, and more – all...
February 15th, 2016 | General, How To, To Do in DFW | Read More

Extreme Ornament Making – A new Holiday Tradition!

Extreme Ornament Making – A new Holiday Tradition!
Every time I go to Grapevine, Texas I remember why they call themselves “The Christmas Capital of Texas!” It’s nearly impossible to take in all the holiday offerings there, and each year I discover something better than the last. This year, my mind was blown by what will surely become...
December 16th, 2015 | General, To Do in DFW | Read More

Want to be Blemish Free this Holiday? Facelogic!

Want to be Blemish Free this Holiday? Facelogic!
The holidays – so much fun, but so many events. Between Holiday parties, cookie exchanges, theater tickets and holiday dinner dates… it can be a lot! And who needs the added stress of wondering if you will get a break out on the night you have big plans? And besides the holiday season, there...
December 9th, 2015 | To Do in DFW | Read More

Elf The Musical – It snowed in Dallas last night!

Elf The Musical – It snowed in Dallas last night!
It doesn’t snow in Dallas, Texas all that often – but last night we got a generous sprinkling of the white stuff! It all happened at Music Hall at Fair Park, as the Dallas Summer Musicals series presented Elf The Musical! If you’re at all familiar with the modern day Christmas movie...
December 9th, 2015 | General, Reviews/Giveaways, To Do in DFW | Read More

Texas Christkindl Market – A Free Holiday Tradition!

Texas Christkindl Market – A Free Holiday Tradition!
Our family has been making our way to the Texas Christkindl Market since it opened in Arlington Texas, in 2011. It’s truly become a “Can’t Miss” event in our home – and we all look forward to it. And the best part? It’s a totally FREE event! Here are some of our favorite...
November 30th, 2015 | General, To Do in DFW | Read More

Garage Sales are SO yesterday – Try VarageSale!

Garage Sales are SO yesterday – Try VarageSale!
Back in the day… I was forced to participate in many  garage sales as a kid. I remember it well. Get up at the crack of dawn, carry all the stuff out to your lawn, try to put prices on all of it, make sure you have change – and sit all day long out in front of your house while strangers...
November 24th, 2015 | Featured, General, To Do in DFW | Read More