Category: Dallas

giraffes at the Dallas Zoo are fun to feed with kids

A place where you can take a zillion pictures of giraffes without needing a passport (Dallas zoo with kids)

May 11, 2015

One of my sons has had a giraffe huggie he has loved since birth and if it’s not his spirit animal I don’t know what is.  So the giraffes at the Dallas Zoo made him and us extremely happy.  They were so majestic and interactive and they seemed to have a lot of free space […]

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watching the fort with cows with kids

Because I heard cows roam freely in the roads in Fort Worth

May 7, 2015

When I told people I was going to Dallas, everyone told me about the cows in Fort Worth.  You need to see the cows!  THE COWS!!!!  Kind of like that. So of course I was intrigued. I looked it up and found out the cows everyone was talking about are in a herd that gets […]

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places to visit with kids in Dallas

A rainy day at The Perot Museum (Dallas with kids)

May 5, 2015

Before I even realized this building was the Perot museum I was quite taken by it. We ate at a delicious Moroccan restaurant nearby (you might want to eat there too!) the night before our visit and I found the shape so intriguing that I was really excited when I realized this was actually the […]

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wrong way in dallas for bluebonnets

Where not to find Bluebonnets in Dallas (Dallas with kids)

May 4, 2015

I wanted to do something “very Texas” in Texas and I noticed everyone posting pictures of bluebonnets when I was there.  So I asked around and apparently spring is bluebonnet season and you need to get your picture sitting in the bluebonnets and the best place to see them near us was the “Bluebonnet Trail” […]

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dallas arboretum

Coffee, Donuts and the most kid-friendly Garden Visit you can Imagine (visiting the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden with kids)

April 29, 2015

We were a little bleary-eyed the morning of our Dallas Arboretum visit but I was excited to see the gardens and glad we could bring coffee in.  We stopped in at a lovely coffee shop called Cultivar Coffee (they have a few shops but this one was the closest one to the Arboretum and we […]

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A really secret menu item at Whataburger (Dallas TX with kids)

April 27, 2015

I had a few ideas of what I wanted to see in and around Dallas, Texas with our kids when we arrived there for a short trip a few weeks ago.  We would go to the Art Museum (it’s FREE!), the Dallas Zoo, the Perot Museum, the Arboretum and we would spend a day at […]

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