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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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20+ Ways to Use Your Partners Card

Growing up, I always loved the holidays. Then, as newlyweds, my husband and I set aside nights every season to look at lights, watch good Christmas movies and partake in special events such as tree lightings, concerts and cocoa stops. Having a child now (especially one with a Christmas Day birthday!), has really made the […]

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Dallas Donut Bucket List

Dallas Donuts Bucket List

Regardless if you spell it Donut or Doughnut, these pillowly soft treats are a weekend tradition for many families.  Over the last five years artisan donuts have taken over the nation and the Dallas area has a multitude of shops to choose from.  While it can be fun to explore unique and unexpected flavor combinations at […]

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#PonyUp : Enjoy SMU Football with Your Family (Even if You’re Not an Alum)

This post has been sponsored by SMU Athletics/Football. All opinions are 100% our own!  Occupying over 230 acres in the heart of Dallas lies a University that’s been ranked 58th in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. There’s a lot that can be said about Southern Methodist University and what the undergraduate and […]

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Getting to Know Kidville This Fall

This post has been sponsored by Kidville Dallas to bring you some new ideas for Fall classes! All opinions are 100% our own! Over the last few years, we’ve shared with you our personal experiences with Kidville, but now it’s your turn to get your child involved! Whether you’re wanting a “Mommy & Me” type […]

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Dallas Delivers: Food At My Front Step

This post was not sponsored by any of the following businesses; however, I did receive a discount from Plat to help with this review. All opinions are 100% my own. Juggling work outside the home and inside the home is always a careful balance and as of late, work outside the home has been a […]

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