Author Archives: Lauren McKechnie

(click images below for more details on each event) Wednesday, May 31: World No Tobacco Day at Castaway Cove (Discounted Tickets!) June 1 – 3: Wichita County Mounted Patrol Rodeo Friday, June 2: Relay For Life of Wichita County Saturday, June 3: Blackberry Day at Wichita Falls Downtown Farmers Market

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My Favorite Texas Bloggers

photo credit Bake at 350 Meredith at Cake & Confetti – Way back in yester-year, Meredith and I used to work together at an advertising agency in Houston. Right after I left for Wichita Falls, she took a leap of faith and started her own business. I am so in awe of how her business…

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Happy Red Nose Day!

Do you know what Red Nose Day is? Here’s what it’s all about, in pictures. Today is a day for raising awareness and funds for children in need. So far it’s done this: And your donations go to these: Which help accomplish this: All you have to do is go to RedNoseDay.org to get involved, or check…

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Thursday, May 25: Live at the Lake, Jay Hollis Band From 6:30 to 8:30 pm, Jay Hollis Band will be on the Priddy Pavilion! Join us! Free Concert! More Info: CLICK (ROADTRIP ALERT) May 27 – 29: Annual Lavender Festival at Lavender Ridge Farms in Gainesville Join us for our annual lavender festival May 27-29 (9-5…

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Millenial Mom LifeHacks

I’m a little (read: a LOT) new, and later to the game than some to this whole parenting thing. The last time I was around a baby for more than, say 45 consecutive minutes at a time, was when I was seven and my youngest sister was born. She’s now 25, so I’ll let you do…

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May 16 – 18: Dallas Zoo Animal Show The Dallas Zoo is coming to River Bend Nature Center May 16th, 17th, and 18th! There will be two animal shows each day at 10 am and 11:15 am. This 45-minute interactive program features animals from around the world! This program is open to schools and the…

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Let’s get real. All that Mother’s Day celebrating is usually an effort put together by your significant other. (At least until the kids reach, oh, 25 years old?) But if you’re single, you may not get that special “thank you” that you totally deserve. So Urban Air is doing something really cool and giving away two…

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Saturday, May 13: Plant a Flower For Mom at Smith’s Gardentown Farms Saturday, May 13th, beginning at 10 a.m. Children ages 3-11 will be able to plant a flower and decorate a 4 Inch Clay Pot for Mom or Grandma! This is limited to the first 200 children and the limit is two Flower Pots…

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May 6: Downtown Farmers Market Opening Day (7:30 am – 1 pm) Beginning May 6 the market will be open Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays through October. (Closed May 13 for Cajun Fest 2017). Live music by James Cook Music and free yoga at 8 am by Wichita Falls Yoga Center. Produce to include but not limited…

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Mother’s Day Giveaway!

I’m SO very excited to announce our first ever Mother’s Day Giveaway! This package, sponsored by Texoma Community Credit Union, is valued at over $200!! It includes all my favorite me-time indulgences. It’s basically Oprah’s Favorite Things, Lauren edition. 😉 Package Includes: A $100 gift card to Spa Bella – Because if you’re a mom,…

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