Texans celebrating the SEASON!

So many places to visit . . . so many events to stuff into the schedule, it’s hard to know where to start. If you live in the DFW area or are planning a visit, here’s a complied list for your seasonal fun. Grapevine, Texas 1,400 Holiday events packed into 40 days of seasonal celebration. North Pole Express Board the Grapevine Vintage Railroad, visit with elves, enjoy cookies and milk, and meet Santa and Mrs. Claus at the end of the ride, all while sporting your favorite warm jammies. What could be more fun? Entertaining for both kids and adults. ICE! . . . a wonderland of carved ICE come to life as ‘A Charlie […]

Kowboys for Kids . . . in Fort Worth, Texas

Christmas in November? Yep, it could happen. Especially, if you’re a Cowboy. Upcoming this Sunday, November 29th, 2009, Kowboys for Kids will host their 20th Annual Christmas bash to raise toys and donations for the quickly-approaching holiday season. Kowboys For Kids This year the event will be held at Pearl’s Dance Hall & Saloon, located at 302 West Exchange Street, in the Stockyards area of Fort Worth, Texas. The Live Music event will feature:Carl Vaughn & Texas CountryHill City BandDurwood StrubeLandon DoddKelly SpinksCountry Night LiveThe CoachmenRandy BrownRiverwood BandJim SniderBob PrichardKristi KaylinDanny EdwardsJerry WebbAnd, many other great entertainers!Quite a list of extraordinary musicians who are donating their time and talent for a great event for children. […]

Cats and Christmas

Does this describe you at Christmas? Squeezed with too much to do? Or perhaps this one? It seemed like it would be a good idea, but suddenly you’re out of room? Or is Christmas just one lovely surprise after another . . . I hope the kitties find you enjoying your Christmas spirit.

Stuff to finish before Christmas

All right, so I’m cheating a little bit. I hope that by posting the things I really need to accomplish I’ll make myself accountable. I’ll let you know how it works out. 1) Finish shopping . . . it would be helpful if I knew exactly what I was buying for each of those left on my ‘to do’ list, but the reality is that I’m one of those who sees the perfect gift and buys it. Sometimes, it’s perfect for me and not quite so perfect for the recipient. I don’t let this bother me too much. They can always give it back . . . right? 2) Cook some goodies. Goodies translate to […]