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Piercing My Daughter’s Ears: We Ditched the Mall and Went to La Lobe

My daughter started begging to get her ears pierced when she was four. I put her off for a couple years, but we finally let her on her sixth birthday. I really wanted to celebrate the occasion as the rite of passage it was for me, and I had heard some horror stories from friends about […]

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The 2016 Dallas Pumpkin Patch Guide

Fall in Dallas means finding your local pumpkin patch for photos and fun! It's a large city and the options are endless. From smaller church pumpkin lots to massive farms with corn mazes, hayrides, and more. To help keep you organized and find the right fit for you, here's your Ultimate 2016 Dallas Pumpkin Patch [...]
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Kids Eat Free & Other Dallas Dining Deals for Families

It’s the start of another school year and everyone’s calendar just got a lot more jam-packed.  And yet strangely, this phenomenon happens around the same time every single day: little children and spouses get hungry and want to know what’s for dinner. What to do?   Dallas Moms Blog has had your back before with various […]

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Only In Dallas…. Our Dallas Kids And Their Problems

Think your life is rough? Try listening to your kid once in awhile.  Here in the Big D, they have real life problems. Special thanks to our sister city site, New Orleans Moms Blog for their #NOLAKIDPROBS inspiration on this post. What #dallaskidprobs do you have at home?

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Dallas’ Guide to Popsicles, Slushes, and Cold Treats

As if any of us really NEED an excuse to eat some sugar, the summer heat just begs us to add sweet treats to our diet! Here at Dallas Moms Blog, we want you moms to be on your A-game, so we’ve rounded up quite a list in hopes that none of you are caught empty […]

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Guide to VBS in Dallas 2016

Now that school is out and summer is officially here, moms all over the metroplex are looking for things to do with their kiddos. One thing kids love to do during the summer is attend Vacation Bible School (VBS) at a local church. Registration for VBS has already begun at many churches through Dallas and the [...]
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6 Places To Go For A Kid Haircut in Dallas

My little gal’s hair is a bonafide mess and I’m out of my element.   I saved Amanda’s “Easy Little Girl Hairstyle” post last fall, but I think we have bigger issues that extend beyond mere styling.  Her 18-month-old hair grows every which way and that curly frizz is something else.   I think it’s time […]

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Let the Doctor Come to You with Mend; a Children’s Health Affiliate

This post has been sponsored by Mend; a favorite service of Dallas Moms Blog for busy families.  It was just a couple of days after Christmas.  Half of the ornaments were off the tree, new toys were scattered throughout the house, and dishes were still piled up waiting for their turn to be washed.  We […]

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Creative School Solutions

Maybe you read the excellent Dallas Moms Blog post “Whatever Happened to Half-day Kindergarten” ?? I totally agree with everything Lee mentions, as my husband and I have our own story of experimenting with different schooling options for our own outside-the-box first grader. We have been all over the map, both figuratively and literally, and since in Dallas we […]

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Stress-Free Thanksgiving: Cater It!

I love to cook and Thanksgiving is always an exciting time to bust out both traditional and new recipes.   But this year, our complicated family is celebrating more than one turkey feast.  For one of the meals, we are making things easy: catering in!   To many folks, less stress means ordering out and we’re here […]

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Skiesta and Save on Ski Gear in Dallas! {A Dallas Moms Blog Event}

This post describes is a sponsored event with Dallas Moms Blog & Saint Bernard.  The ski experts at Saint Bernard, voted the best ski store in Dallas by D Magazine, repeat their tried and true advice all season. When shopping for ski clothes, start with the smallest. After all, the warmer your children are, the […]

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