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Down Dog! The BEST Yoga Spots for Kids in DFW

Calm.   Mindful.   Patient. A kid with these qualities isn’t a mythical being. No, a kid with these qualities has probably been stretching her body and mind at a yoga class somewhere. Yoga has long touted as a super-beneficial means of keeping little people both mentally and physically fit, because it helps to build self-esteem […]

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It’s the Year of the Rooster! Celebrate Chinese New Year with Crow Collection

DFW is a thriving metroplex, filled with cultural organizations from around the world. In our house, it is important to learn about other cultures, so my family attends fun events and festivals as often as possible. Chinese New Year is one of our favorites. We’ve attended the festival in downtown Dallas twice, and plan on going […]

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Score! Here’s Why i9 Sports and Kids Are a Winning Combo

This post was sponsored by i9 Sports. All opinions are the writer’s own. My husband has played soccer for 35 years. It’s his passion! As a father and a coach, he is thrilled to pass his love and expertise of the game on to our two kids. Even though our life gets a little (okay, a lot) […]

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New & Cool: A Look Inside The Playdate Co.

Heads up, Moms! Dallas has a brand-new indoor playspace. Yup, breathe a collective sigh of happy relief, and then go check out The Playdate Co. You can keep kids busy and engaged for more than 20 minutes, meet friends for a chat and coffee, beat the heat or escape the cold. Read on for a peek […]

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Run, Jump & Climb! The Best Places to Take Your Junior Ninja Warrior

Your kid loves to run, jump, and climb. She loves to hang upside down and she accepts any challenge that comes her way. Sounds like you’ve got a Junior Ninja Warrior at home! Following the fitness trend and popular TV show American Ninja Warrior, kid-friendly facilities are popping up all over DFW, and each one is filled with all the […]

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Why Urban Air Garland Needs to Be in Your Play Rotation

As any good Dallas mama knows, indoor play spaces are serious business. Whether we’re trying to escape the burning heat of summer or the unpredictability of winter, a good place with enough physical entertainment to wear out our little ones is like a Golden Ticket. Early this summer Urban Air opened another branch of its popular indoor […]

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5 Easy Ways to Connect With Your Kid’s Teacher (That Don’t Cost a Thing!)

  The new school year is on the horizon. Between multiple trips to various different office stores to get the exact clear, zip-up folder, the experience of the crowds on tax-free weekend, and the run-throughs of a school morning routine, a plan to get to know your kid’s teacher might fall somewhere towards the bottom […]

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It’s Easy to Subscribe to Style With Shades Republic

This post has been sponsored by Shades Republic to bring you information about a flexible and customizable sunglass subscription. All opinions are 100% our own! I am a stylish person. I am also a work-from-home mom with two active kids. In other words, high-fashion takes a backseat to comfort and convenience. I wear cut-off shorts with graphic tees, tanks […]

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Life’s a Peach at Ham Orchards! Here’s What You Need to Know

There’s nothing quite like fresh fruit right from the farm. As a kid growing up in the agricultural-rich Sacramento Valley, roadside produce stands were the norm so you can imagine my delight and excitement to discover Ham Orchards. Clocking in at about one hour east of Dallas, the family-owned farm is an awesome day trip […]

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