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Dual-Language Immersion Schools in Dallas :: WHY Choose a Second Language?

According to the National Association for Bilingual Education, Texas leads the nation in the number of schools — about 700 — using dual-language immersion programs at the elementary level. Giving young children and school-aged students the opportunity to study in a dual language or complete language immersion program is not a tough decision in today’s […]

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Fa-La-La Fitness: 5K’s, Fun Runs, & Santa Chases in Dallas {2017}

It's undeniable that everyone enjoys the food that comes with the holidays! But by the end of your 6th piece of pie, you might be looking for some balance. Dallas offers a variety of ways to burn some of those calories consumed during your holiday parties AND enjoy some much-needed cooler weather outdoors with family and [...]
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The Ultimate Guide to Dallas Family-Friendly Holiday Events {2017}

While your schedule may be getting full, it's never a bad idea to put everything aside and spend some holiday time with your family. We have the ultimate guide to Holiday Events around the Dallas metroplex that will be a surefire way to keep everyone involved and happy!    One Time Only Light the Night :: [...]
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Where to Find Holiday Lights in Dallas {2017}

In a sprawling metroplex, finding holiday lights can be like looking for a needle in a haystack. It's important to know the right neighborhoods to search, how far you want to travel, and whether you want to stay in your car or get out and explore. Whether you're new to Dallas or looking to see [...]
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Where to Find Santa Claus in Dallas {2017}

The Big Guy in Red is coming to town! Do you have a plan? We've got THE list for where you'll want to find the perfect Santa for your family!  Ten Greatest Santa's in Dallas *In no particular order!  1. Gaylord Texan -- Grapevine At the Gaylord Texan's Lone Star Christmas not only do you get [...]
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Guide to Schools & Preschools in the Dallas Metroplex (2017-2018)

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 [...]
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Mom Confessions :: On Raising Middle Schoolers

I lived through those newborn days where my baby was confused about night/day and I felt like I could never sleep, it actually felt like it would never end. Then I lived through the terrible twos when they started at the age of one, not at two like the parenting book said! I also lived through […]

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Top French Restaurants in Dallas

Top French Restaurants in Dallas

I am married to a Frenchman who is very snotty about French restaurants not located in France! His rule of thumb is if the word “French” is in the name or a French Flag in the logo… steer clear! He also prefers to dine at restaurants that have an authentic French chef.  That being said, […]

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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 […]

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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.  […]

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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 […]

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