If you know Oak Cliff, you know that the community is tighter than your favorite pair of skinny jeans. We’re talking a your-neighbor-knows-your-kids’-names-and-your-mom’s-name type of community….
The Funniest #MommyFails We Heard In August
“When you drop off your son at your aunt’s house for a sleepover and realize you have forgotten his ‘blankie.’ Whoops—sorry, kid!” ––Amber,…
Playground Review: Limestone Quarry Park in Frisco
Location: 6300 Maltby Drive in Frisco. Find street parking along Maltby Drive or at the semicircle-shaped lot in front of…
How To Talk To Kids About Hate Speech
We asked the experts
How To Parent A Strong-Willed Kid
Talking it out doesn’t usually work, so what are the best strategies for dealing with a spirited child?
The Funniest #Oops Parenting Moments We Heard This Summer
LOL parenting moments to get you through the week
9 Things to Consider When Choosing a Camp For Your Kid
How to decide if a camp is right for your child.
The Baby Casting Call FAQ’s
Q: What ages is the Baby Casting Call for? A: We accept children age 0-12 months Q: Does my baby need to live…
Calendar Submission Information
DFWChild’s calendar is one of its most popular features—with events for children of all ages every day of the month,…
Why (and How) Parents are Cutting Back Screen Time
We live in a world of quick fixes: If it squeaks, oil it. If it sticks, grease it. And if…
Life in a Dallas-Fort Worth Food Desert
Families who live in local food deserts travel hours to get fresh, healthy food for their kids.
Unique Sports For Your Kid To Try This Spring
With the weather starting to warm up, it’s a great time to take on a new sport, but we aren’t…
Collin County Mom Gives the Gift of a Kidney to Her Son
Outside a Starbucks during one of the nicest days in this Texas winter, Stephanie Luhm of Little Elm was sitting…
In Youth Sports, Yelling Doesn’t Help Your Kid
Most parents and coaches want the best for their kids by being supportive, interactive role models, helping children have fun while reaping the benefits of playing sports. And that’s what children want out of sports too. But sometimes, adults get carried away with the excitement of a big moment.
The Lowdown on Lockdowns
On the one year anniversary of Parkland, we sadly revisit the latest in Texas gun control legislation. Are North Texas children safe from school shooters?
7 Real Moms on Self-Love Lessons This Valentine’s Day
How local moms spread the love in their families
The Funniest #MommyFails We Heard in February
Laugh your way into February with tales of forgotten shoes, a little’s eyebrow-raising question and more instances of bad things happening to good parents.
Why Your Parenting Fears Aren’t Helping Your Kids
Hovering and worrying can hold children back, so here’s how to stop parenting out of fear.
4 Tips for Raising Non-Materialistic Children
Follow these strategies to teach your kids gratitude instead of greed in today’s me-me-me world.
What “Family” Means for Different Cultures in Dallas-Fort Worth
Imagine picking up the kids at school after working a long day at the office. You arrive home and unlock…