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Texas Gives this Holiday Season

December 10, 2018  |  Categories: Giving Back, Parent Resources, Quick Tips
texas gives this holiday season

As you prepare your gift lists for the holidays, consider supporting your local community through charities and by buying from small, local businesses. Choices like this put your dollars right back into the place you live and help keep local economies thriving. Texas is big in land and heart. We can’t wait to see how…

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7 Halloween Costumes from Classic Children’s Books

October 15, 2018  |  Categories: Activities, DIY Dad, Parent and Child Activities, Parent Resources
7 halloween costumes from classic children's books

Whether your kids have been deciding on their Halloween costume since July or you’re just hoping there’s something left on the Walmart shelf, you’ll find plenty of inspiration here. Children love stories, and nothing makes a better (or easier and reusable) costume than pairing your child’s love of dress up with their favorite book character….

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Fall Crafts for Toddlers

October 8, 2018  |  Categories: Activities, Parent and Child Activities, Parent Resources
Fall Crafts for Toddlers

With a new season finally here, we wanted to share some autumn-themed crafts that your toddler will love. These festive activities bring fun twists to everyday crafts, and will allow your toddler to embrace fall. Toddler Crafts Fall Leaf Potato Stamp Grab some paint, brushes, and a potato for this simple craft! Help your toddler…

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The Best Parenting Podcasts

October 1, 2018  |  Categories: Parent Resources

Let’s face it; as a parent, it’s hard to make reading a priority. There are so many parenting books on your list, but there’s just no time to actually read them. After all, when you finally get a good chunk of “me time,” chances are you’ll be relishing that time to finally get a few…

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Back to School Lunch Ideas

September 4, 2018  |  Categories: Parent Resources, Quick Tips, Recipes

School is back in session, and so is lunch-packing season! It’s easy to fall into a rut of packing the same things in your children’s lunch boxes every day. We’re huge fans of the classic lunches; after all, there’s nothing like a classic PB&J or turkey sandwich. But we wanted to share some out-of-the-lunchbox ideas…

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Fun Facts About Austin to Teach Your Kids

August 13, 2018  |  Categories: Activities, Parent Resources

Last week we shared some interesting facts about San Antonio, so this week it’s all about Austin. Most people know that Austin is the capital of Texas, but there is so much more to this city. Keep reading to learn something new about your hometown! 8 Interesting Facts about Austin Austin was originally called the…

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6 Memorial Day Facts to Teach Your Kids

May 25, 2018  |  Categories: Parent Resources

In the excitement of a 3-day weekend, cookouts, parades, and summer being so near, it’s easy to ignore or forget about the true meaning of Memorial Day. While this long weekend gives us time to spend with our families and loved ones, Memorial Day is a day for remembering and honoring those who have fallen…

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