A Clean Home for the Holidays in 5 Days

Follow this guide to get your house clean before the festivities begin and your family and friends arrive. Every day we’re getting closer and closer to holiday events, and if you’re hosting a gathering at your home this year, you’re likely starting to feel the pressure of throwing the perfect party. Undoubtedly, “clean the house”…

12 Gorgeous Flowers and Shrubs for Winter Gardens

These pick-me-up plants brighten gray days and add color, structure and fragrance when everything else is dormant. From flowers, such as ruby red camellias and fragrant sweet box, to shrubs with colorful branches and variegated foliage, there are plenty of plants that can brighten winter gardens. In most cold-winter regions, it’s best to plant perennials,…

To-Dos: Your December Home Checklist

Spruce up your home for days and nights spent indoors with family and friends. With residents of cold regions preparing for snow, plus all the holidays and social gatherings, December is a notoriously busy month. But with a little preparation (and some extra time carved out for finding your Zen), you can savor the best…

Holiday Shows 2019 in DFW

Treat your family to an afternoon or evening out to attend a holiday show. Plays and musicals make the holidays come alive, especially family favorites such as, “A Christmas Carol,” the Dallas classic, “A Tuna Christmas” or “The Nutcracker.” The Nutcracker is performed by many different ballet companies. Catch a British Classic by Theatre Britain. 40 YEARS OF FA…

These three Texas cities are among nation’s top 10 ‘boomtowns’

And the highest-ranking Dallas-Fort Worth community might come as a surprise. Three of the nation’s fastest-growing and most prosperous cities are in Texas, according to a new ranking. Denton, New Braunfels and Round Rock are considered American “boomtowns” in a study by financial advisory firm SmartAsset. Using data from the U.S. Census Bureau, the firm examined…

Dallas Fort Worth Holiday Events 2019

If you’re looking for things to do over the holidays, such as Dallas Heritage Village Candlelight Christmas, Christmas on Main Street in Grapevine, The Trains at NorthPark, Holiday at the Arboretum and much more, be sure to check out these Holiday Events below. For more holiday events such as Breakfast with Santa, photos with Santa & “non-holiday” events, check…

10 Gifts Perfect for the Cozy-Loving People on Your List

Consider these creative ideas for holiday presents to pamper the special people in your life. Whether you’re looking to splurge on a loved one or need a small but thoughtful gift for that cozy-loving friend or co-worker, this guide is a good place to start your search. With 10 crowd-pleasing ideas to choose from, you’ll…