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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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Shopping at Target?

Did you know? Target has a simple system for all markdowns. When the last number of a price is an eight, that item’s price may later be reduced further. If the last digit of the price is a four, that’s the lowest it’ll go. So, if you see a must-have sweater on sale for $19.88, don’t…

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Chatbooks Lifehack

Ever judge other moms who seem to be excessively posting photos of their kids on Instagram and even worse, hashtagging their kids’ names ad nauseam? Guilty as charged. Well, it turns out they were actually WAY smarter than me (go figure) and may have simply been a Chatbooks subscriber. Have you heard of Chatbooks? The…

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In today’s society of reality television, cellphones and relative luxury being quite the norm on many school campuses, parents often suspect and fear that their children have a distorted sense of the value of money. Children see “stuff” as things that they just “have” rather than work to have. As they get older, children are…

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FOR THE KIDDOS: Wednesday, April 25 – YMCA Capital Groundbreaking Event Be part of history as the Y breaks ground on new, fabulous $14M state-of-the-art facilities! Bring the whole family. Free hot dogs, music, tall inflatable slide, bounce house, and more! FUN FOR ALL! Event is from 5:30 – 7 pm at the Bill Bartley…

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Spring must officially be here, because it is EVENT SEASON! There are so many cool things going on around town lately, I’ve put out a special edition events update just for this weekend. Click the photos for more details on each event. (PS – Do you have an event? Submit it to our calendar here!)…

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Dave Says.

I’ll admit it. I’m the kind of person that feels like they need to buy something from a salesperson simply because they have spent time “helping” you. I think this is called being a people pleaser. My husband calls it shopoholic. Regardless, it’s hard for me to say no. But this week, I found the…

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Are you the parent of a college-bound high schooler who’s starting to look at schools, and although proud of your young scholar, you haven’t saved a dime to help with the costs? It may sound like a cliché, but now is a time to focus on the positive. Your child is college-bound! They have the…

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