Passionate About Our Community
and the Moms Who Live Here

Plano

Photo Jun 01, 5 30 33 PM

Hold on to your Hats, Dallas Families: Hat Creek Burger Co. is Coming to North Texas

This post has been sponsored by Hat Creek Burger Co. All opinions are 100% our own! As an Austin-Dallas transplant, there are definitely things I miss about Austin, mainly food and old friends. When I heard that Hat Creek was expanding to our neck of the woods, my mouth literally started watering. The burgers!  That […]

Continue Reading 0
Watching The Force Awakens at a Star Wars movie on the square in downtown Carrollton

A Nerdy Mom’s Guide To Family Fun In The Dallas Area

Before meeting my husband, if you would have asked me the difference between DC and Marvel or who voiced Bumblebee in Transformers: The Movie, you would have been met with a blank stare and a snarky comment.  Being married to a nerd (sorry, hon!) and being a boy mom has taught me a few things.  […]

Continue Reading 0
FULL SMALL HOUSE

Tiny House: 15 Reasons to Live Small in Dallas

While it might not fit the universal definition of a tiny house (under 500 sf, according to a google search), my house is small by Dallas’ standards. Especially when you take into account our living things to square foot ratio: 6 people and two dogs with less than 200sf each.  We have looked at bigger homes for […]

Continue Reading 3
Explore Horizons - Dallas Moms Blog

Becoming a Fearless Learner at Explore Horizons

This post has been sponsored by Explore Horizons. All opinions are 100% our own!  As parents, it’s our job to make sure our children have the best shot at being successful in life. One of the biggest pieces to this puzzle include the schooling and education we choose for them. We are lucky to live […]

Continue Reading 0
Spring Creek Forest Preserve

4 Best Places To Hike With Kids Near The Plano Area

North Texas is experiencing gorgeous days lately, so we are taking advantage of the terrific weather by getting outside.  Most families in North Texas find summers too hot, so an early spring means there is more time for fun, outdoor play.  I have very active 6 year old twin boys so we often get out […]

Continue Reading 0
photo: Yoga4Kids

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 […]

Continue Reading 2
DallasMB-Summer-Camp-2017-BOOSTABLE-1200x800 copy

2017 Summer Camp Guide for the Dallas Metroplex

The following guide contains links to sponsored businesses. All opinions are our own.  Dallas Moms Blog is thrilled to launch of our 3rd annual in-depth guide to local summer camps for children of all ages for the Dallas metroplex.  Below you will find details on FEATURED summer camps happening around DFW. These are businesses Dallas Moms [...]
Continue Reading 0
Homework-Cafe

Relationships Drive Learning at Fusion Academy

This post has been sponsored by Fusion Academy. All opinions are 100% our own! Parents are often able to see that their child has unmet potential, and a traditional schooling model which focuses on production rather than relationship in some cases hinders students instead of allowing them to blossom. Performance/rewarded and failure/consequence work for some […]

Continue Reading 0
Dallas Moms in the Know - January

Moms In the Know :: Your Monthly Guide To Dallas in January

2016 is in the books. Whew! Onward and upward in 2017, yes? As soon as January hits, we are so ready to crawl out from the holiday haze and embrace that fresh clean new year. Ahhh. The first page in a new notebook. How will you begin? Here are some ideas for getting out there, […]

Continue Reading 0
dallas-holiday-guide-2016-dallas-moms-blog

2016 Dallas Holiday Guide: A Complete List of Activities for Families

Even if your tree doesn't go up until after Thanksgiving, it's time to start planning your holiday adventures in Dallas! Get that hot chocolate to go, grab your family, and head out to enjoy everything our city has to offer! We've put together a complete list of events, activities, and Santa sightings around the metroplex -- [...]
Continue Reading 0
14856185_1497801080235130_8736008782827391504_o

What a Spooktacular Time! : A Recap of DMB’s 5th Birthday Bash with Energy Ogre

Fall has finally arrived, which means the holidays are right around the corner! This time of year gives off the most exciting energy, and is often the beginning of a long list of family events offered in DFW. Dallas Moms Blog wanted to contribute to that list, so we joined forces with Energy Ogre and Fresh Wave […]

Continue Reading 1
childcare-preschools-private-schools-dallas-moms-blog

Guide to Childcare, Preschools and Private Schools in the Dallas Metroplex

As a new mom, making that decision to enroll your child into their first "away" program can be overwhelming, stressful, and just plain hard -- especially in DFW! If you're new to the game, you may not be aware that you have a LOT of options depending on your needs, child's age, and the goals [...]
Continue Reading 9