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Healthy Habits for Families

February 17, 2020  |  Categories: Parent Resources, Quick Tips

Last week we shared some healthy dessert recipes for the whole family. To follow up, we thought it would be the perfect time to share some healthy everyday habits for families, because we all know that health encompasses a lot more than what we eat. There are so many aspects of health—physical, emotional, mental, and…

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Keeping Your Car Cool in the Summer

August 12, 2019  |  Categories: General Child Care, Quick Tips

We Texans are all too familiar with the melt-your-socks-off temperatures that occur in our cars during the summer. When parked in a parking lot or even garage, inside car temperatures can easily soar over 100 degrees. But if you’ve been suffering from blazing car temperatures all summer, we have good news. There are a handful…

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Summer Vacation Travel Essentials

June 3, 2019  |  Categories: Parent Resources, Quick Tips

Spring has finally sprung, and summer is almost here. Can’t you just feel the hot sand already! If you’ve been planning a summer getaway with the whole family, we have a few tips to help make your summer vacation memories happy and stress-free. Remember that little bodies run out of energy quickly. Vacations are filled…

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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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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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Food Prep Tips for Busy Moms & Dads

February 13, 2017  |  Categories: Parent Resources, Quick Tips
Food Prep Tips for Busy Parents

In the midst of a busy week, there’s almost nothing worse than arriving home late and realizing you forgot to defrost the chicken, or the broccoli you thought would make a healthy side has gone mushy. Food prepping in advance may sound daunting, but in reality, a couple of hours each weekend will save you time, money,…

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