Oct 262016
 

Monster Coding Jam - Tech Week Dallas - The Moms Journal

Guinness World Records Attempt on Halloween with 600+ DISD 9th Graders

Capital One is kicking off Techweek Dallas with a Guinness World Records attempt for the largest programming lesson. During the “Monster Coding Jam Session,” more than 600 ninth-grade DISD students from various NAF academies will learn the basics of app creation from 250 Capital One volunteers and get the chance to develop their very own “monster mash” gaming app. This monstrous event will give students hands-on experience in software development and problem solving, and introduce them to opportunities in the technology field. Continue reading »

Oct 252016
 

Pumpkin Spiced Latte - Krups - The Moms Journal

Cosy Fall Recipes: Pumpkin Spiced Latte

Enjoy a warm coffee creation while relaxing on a Sunday morning, or brew up a bunch for your friends and family at your next fall get-together. Serve with a slice of warm apple pie or apple cider donuts for the ultimate crowd pleaser! Recipes courtesy of KRUPS Barista Sam Lewontin. Continue reading »

Jun 132016
 

Pinkalicious the Musical - Dallas Children's Theater - The Moms Journal

The Moms Journal is partnering with North Texas Kids Magazine and we’re giving away two family 4-packs of tickets! See giveaway information below!

Fans of all ages will surely need something to balance the sugar rush that is Pinkalicious, The Musical at Dallas Children’s Theater this summer from June 17 to July 17. Fortunately, there is a great green message also contained in the story of healthy living, family, and friendship. As DCT’s #1 all-time box office hit, Pinkalicious, The Muscial promises to provide the perfect pink fix this summer in Dallas!

When Pinkalicious doesn’t heed her parents’ warnings and indulges in too many pink goodies, she has to make some healthy choices to fight off a bad case of Pinkititis. Follow along from the moment she bakes those infamous cupcakes with her mom to the confusion she goes through when some birds, bees, and butterflies mistake her for a real flower at the park! Pinkalicious finally eats a little green food, and her little brother is no longer feels blue, and all kids will learn to show their true colors!

The popular book pops off the stage in this high-energy musical treat that kids will love even more than pink cupcakes! Throughout the show’s run, fans are invited to don their favorite pink attire and join the pinkatastic celebration taking place at DCT this summer. With the pinkest chair borrowed from our friends at Helen Ficalora, displayed prominently in our lobby, to pink cutouts and more, there’ll be loads of memorable Kodak moments.

To purchase tickets, visit www.dct.org or call their box office at 214-740-0051.

Read my review of Pinkalicious, The Muscal at NorthTexasKids.com.

Ready to enter our FLASH giveaway? Visit The Moms Journal Facebook page!

Jun 012016
 
Super Fun Science for Kids

Super Fun Science for Kids

 

My kids love to work on science experiments so I’m always on the look out for simple kids science projects that we can do at home, using items we have around the house. These science experiments I found look like fun. Remember to provide supervision as needed and keep your kids away from harmful chemicals!

 

Crystal Geodes

Here’s one from Martha Stewart that is actually a great way to decorate eggs for Easter too. It does require some skill because you have to use empty egg shells, but the end result is just gorgeous, isn’t it? This is definitely one we’ll try because my kids, especially, my son is crazy about rocks & minerals. He even collects rocks! Continue reading »

Feb 022016
 

Monster Jam - Monster Trucks

Discovery Channel’s Gas Monkey Garage is Debuting at Monster Jam on Saturday, February 13th!

(See Giveaway Below)

Celebrate Valentine’s Day checking out Monster truck action at Monster Jam® on Saturday, February 13th at AT&T Stadium in Arlington.  Monster Jam events are affordably priced for the whole family. Ticket prices vary. Visit www.MonsterJam.com or www.Ticketmaster.com for details.   Tickets may also be purchased by calling 800-745-3000 or visiting the stadium’s box office.  All seats are reserved. Continue reading »