Little Mermaid Jr On Stage in Lewisville

Journey “under the sea” with Ariel and her aquatic friends in Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Jr. adapted from Disney’s 2008 Broadway production. In a magical underwater kingdom, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home – and her fins – behind and live in the … [Continue Reading]


Fall Festival in Highland Village

The Fall Festival provides an opportunity for the community to celebrate fall with festivities for all ages. Attendees will spend the day at Highland Village’s Unity Park, where they will enjoy music, food, arts and craft vendors, and various activities for children. Saturday, … [Continue Reading]


Festival at the Switchyard

Carrollton’s 5th annual free Festival at the Switchyard will feature big-name entertainment concerts, great food, a beer garden, arts and crafts, children’s programs, interactive games, and activities for smaller children. This year’s line up includes Blues Traveler, Gin … [Continue Reading]


Fall Festival at First Baptist Flower Mound

KUMBAYA (Come to us) fall festival from 5:30-9:30 pm at First Baptist Church Live music, prizes, food, candy, bounce houses, campfire and popcorn. Saturday, November 1, 5:30 – 9:30 PM First Baptist Church of Flower Mound1901 Timber Creek Road, Flower Mound, TX … [Continue Reading]


Lake Dallas Trunk or Treat

Trunk-or-Treat is a family-friendly event that provides a fun, safe alternative to door-to-door trick-or-treating.  Local businesses, churches and organizations park their uniquely decorated vehicles at Lake Dallas City Hall and tailgate with treats and goodies. There will … [Continue Reading]

Trunk or Treat Lake Dallas

Featured Activities

Toddler Tuesdays at Legoland and Sea Life

Toddler Tuesdays

Enjoy Discounted Admission on Toddler Tuesdays at Sea Life Aquarium & Legoland Discovery Center 11:00 am - 2:00 pm 1st Tuesday of each month Tiny tots are invited to join in the fun at LEGOLAND Discovery Center Dallas/Fort Worth and SEA LIFE Aquarium Grapevine with Toddler Tuesdays featuring discounted admission. $14 admission for one adult and two toddlers, ages 3-4. Each additional … [Read More...]

Concert in the Square Coppell

Concert in the Square

The fun returns to Old Town! Put on your dancin’ shoes for a concert by the Time Warp Band! Enjoy all your favorites, from country to rock, to disco and pop, as well as all the latest chart topping hits! With artists from an impressive array of backgrounds and experiences, Time Warp is one of DFW’s most impressive special event party bands! Saturday, November 1, 7:00 – 10:00 PM Coppell Square … [Read More...]

Chess Tournament at Lewisville Elementary


Lewisville Elementary (LES) is hosting an on-campus chess tournament on Nov. 9. The event is open to all students in LISD. The entry fee is $5 for non-rated players and $15 for rated competitors. Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 9:30 AM Lewisville Elementary 285 Country Ridge Rd, Flower Mound, TX E-mail    Event website Cost:  $5 for non-rated players and $15 for rated … [Read More...]

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This Week’s Newsletter

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Events and Activities 2014 Oct 31-Nov 6

** Download This Week's Newsletter ** Activities This Week: Lake Dallas Trunk or Treat Chess Tournament Fall Festivals Haunted Houses Pumpkin Patches Halloween Events Toddler Tuesday at Legoland and Sea Life Aquarium Little Mermaid Jr. Tarzan the Musical Cooperation and Kids Legoland and Sea Life Discounts & Promotions Halloween Events at Bass Pro And … [Read More...]

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i9 Sports Programs for Kids

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i9 Sports: Putting the FUN Back into Youth Sports I9 Sports offers several  youth sports programs throughout the area, all focused on a Fun, Safe & Convenient approach. Our program, started in the spring of 2012 here in Denton County, provides organized co-ed leagues for kids, 3-14 with weekly practices and games held on the same day so parents make just one trip to the fields each week!  … [Read More...]

Cooperation and Kids

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Cooperation is a basic life skill that allows children to make friends and work successfully with others. The definition of cooperation is simple enough – combining energies to work towards a common goal. But teaching it can be a challenge as it requires a combination of character attributes, such as respect, honesty, patience and thoughtfulness. Every parent wants their child to exhibit these … [Read More...]

Top Dallas Blogs

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Favorite Dallas Blogs Dallas and Fort Worth have an incredibly talented pool of bloggers, covering a wide variety of topics: food, fashion, savings, events & activities, lifestyle, and parenting topics to name a few.  Below you'll find a list of some of my favorite Dallas Blogs! Browse around and have fun!! Share them with your friends! And tell us what YOUR favorite blogs … [Read More...]

Follow Friday on Instagram

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Follow some of the Best Bloggers in DFW on Instagram for great recipes, DIY projects, local events, beautiful photographs, and much more! @DukesnDuchesses @lipglosshighheels @carrieelleblog @arenablake @jroubinek @cptfussybuckets @pounds4pennies @cocoandcocoa @digitalmom @kimmer53 @threedifferent @milkandcuddles @autumnreo @giggles_galore @afrugalfriend … [Read More...]

Teens and Contacts

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I wrote this review while participating in an Influencer campaign by Mom Central Consulting on behalf of Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc. and received a promotional item from Mom Central to thank me for participating. Teens and Contact Lenses Yes, that's my daughter sliding head-first into second base!  And yes, she was "safe." But as you can see, she also got a face full of dirt … [Read More...]

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Hot Deals & Giveaways

Aqua Kids Coupon

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Print & Redeem: Enjoy $10 OFF Lessons! New customers only.  Aqua Kids offers year-round swim lessons and birthday parties for all ages in a safe, friendly environment. Their pools are indoor and heated, which means happy and sunburn-free swimmers. For more local coupons, CLICK HERE! … [Read More...]

Argyle Adventure Boot Camps Coupon

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Mention this Coupon and SAVE!! Bring a friend for FREE when you sign up for Boot Camp at Argyle Adventure Boot Camp!!  Offer expires 4/30/14.  Get fit now!! Only 4 weeks to a leaner you!! For more local coupons, CLICK HERE! … [Read More...]

Discounts Sea Life and Legoland DFW

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$$ Money-Saving Offers from Sea Life Aquarium & Legoland Discovery Center The fun continues this fall at LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Dallas /Fort Worth and SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium with several special offers to use for your next visit. Toddler Tuesdays: On the first Tuesday of every month from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. tiny tots are invited to join in the fun with a $14 admission that includes … [Read More...]

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Ongoing Activities & Events

Expired Coupons for Military


Send Expired Coupons to Military & Missionary Families! Do you have Expired Coupons? Send them to our Troops!! Please be sure to divide them by food items and non food items. This makes easier for her to distribute quickly. They can use coupons expired up to 6 months, so do not send any coupons expired more than 5 months. Please send your coupons to: Rose Radank CMR 414 Box 214 … [Read More...]

Flamingo Flocking

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Support the Flower Mound Humane Society with this FUNdraiser!! Starting at $25.00, you can have a flock of plastic flamingos set up in an unsuspecting friend's yard.  Perfect for the proud graduate... the birthday boy or girl... the parents of that sweet new baby.... or anyone who appreciates a bit of humor! Under cover of darkness local volunteers will set up and later remove the flamingo … [Read More...]

How to Boo A Friend:


Halloween offers lots of fun activities for kids, including “booing” your friends. Here’s how: Create a small goodie bag with homemade treats, store-bought candy, or small toys and stickers. Attach one of these letters to the bag. After dark, and only with an adult, "boo" your friends or neighbors: Place the treat bag on the doorstep, ring the doorbell and run! Do not let the person … [Read More...]

Grapevine Pumpkin Patch

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Pumpkin Patch at First Methodist Church Grapevine!! First Methodist Grapevine will be hosting a Pumpkin Patch this year to support their youth! All types and sizes of pumpkins and gourds for sale! Plus lots of activities for the kids and backdrops for photo opportunities. The Grapevine Botanical Gardens are just across the parking lot, and Nash Farm is just across the street. Make a family … [Read More...]

Haunted Houses DFW

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A great list of local haunted houses in Dallas, Fort Worth, Denton, and everywhere in between.  There are lots of haunted houses in Arlington, Bedford, Denton, Irving, Lake Dallas, Plano, Southlake, and The Colony!!  Time to get scared!! Haunted Houses are listed alphabetically by city: Arlington Boneyard Haunted House 2921 E. Division St. Arlington, Texas, 76011 United … [Read More...]

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Family Friendly Recipes

Peach Blackberry Cobbler with Pecan Topping

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This post is sponsored by Market Street. All opinions are my own. Peach Blackberry Cobbler with Pecan Topping This yummy dessert is a family favorite! Delicious warm peaches and blackberries, with a sweet crunchy pecan topping!  Easy enough to make on a weeknight... special enough for a holiday spread!  PLUS Market Street is currently offering this beautiful Lodge Baking dish absolutely … [Read More...]

Taco Soup

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This post is sponsored by Market Street. All opinions are my own. Easy Taco Soup This Taco Soup is a staple in our home.  It's a great recipe to make with your kids - simply open cans and packages, mix and heat!! And if you choose the canned chicken option for meat, it's a dish you can throw together last-minute, when you have unexpected guests (because all of the ingredients can be stored in … [Read More...]

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