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Summer Bucket List

Summer is a few weeks away and that means the kids are done with Mother’s Day Out and you need to find things to entertain them. The weather can be brutal in Dallas, you need indoor activities and all the ideas you can get. Here are a list of links to my favorite Uptown Mom posts to plan for a…

Saving lives one little swimmer at a time

  WATER SAFETY at EMLER SWIM SCHOOL Drowning is the #1 cause of death for children under the age of 5, nearly 700 children die every year. 69% of fatal drowning swimming pool incidents occur under one or two responsible parent supervision. 3 out 4 of those children had been seen no more than 5 minutes prior to being found…

A New Snap on Family Photos

MY EXPERIENCE WITH LIFESTYLE PHOTOGRAPHY with Alexis Marie Photography “Can I follow you around and take pictures of you?”  (Was an email I received from a photographer) Me: Absolutely!!!!  (If you know me, this is right up my alley) As I continued reading the email from Alexis Vazquez an up and coming lifestyle photographer, I…

Emler Swim School Progress Update

We began our Emler journey when Dexter was just 2 months old in the FREE Bathtime Babies class, which you can check out HERE .  <—–Nov 2015 We took a break around the holidays and never got around to going back, which is a big regret. We started the Water Babies class about a month ago after we got…

Aqua Therapy

BATH TIME BABIES with EMLER SWIM SCHOOL I have said it before and I’ll say it again; if you have a baby, get out of the house! As I strongly pushed the importance of staying active with your baby in my previous post  Baby get your zen on I am adding another “must do” to the…

Park Treasures

It’s October, pumpkin spice is in air and the weather is perfect which means get your butt outside and enjoy it. We have been soaking it all in around town while hitting up some of our favorite secret play spots! Check out our top 3 park picks you may not even know exsist; 3) Reverchon…

Dallas’ Best Kept Splash Pad!

THE CHILDREN’S PARK at KLYDE WARREN PARK I have been around Dallas a time or two, have many local mommy friends and am always shocked when some of them still don’t know about the Children’s Park at Klyde Warren Park. I’m not talking about the east side with games and activities or the fountains that you see from…

First Tuesday at the DMA

THE DALLAS MUSEUM OF ART Did you know the Dallas Museum of Art has free admission?! Free!!! Did you know that every first Tuesday of the month is Toddler Tuesday?! The DMA is a fascinating place to visit any given day of the week but is especially exciting on Toddler Tuesday.  Each  month features a different theme…

Stay-cation or Day-cation at the Gaylord Texan Resort

Today we day-cationed at the Gaylord Texan Resort in Grapevine to check out SummerFest featuring Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland! It was the perfect little day get-away! If you have not been to the Gaylord and are in need some family fun time, I suggest you go immediately if not, sooner! The Dallas temps this August have been excruciating to…