Category Archives: Adults

4th Annual Shootin’ For A Cure

Saturday, August 25th marks the 4th annual Shootin’ For A Cure in Cresson, TX.  This event benefits the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. The Miles For Melons team started this event back in 2009 to help one walker in … Continue reading

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Staycation in Cowtown – Tour Fort Worth Stockyards On The Cheap

I don’t know about y’all, but there is no way in the world we’re going to be able to take a vacation this year.  With my husband being on strike for two months, we just do not have the funds … Continue reading

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Tequila & Rum Soaked Watermelon

I found this recipe on Pinterest and decided I’d tweak it a bit.  Here’s the recipe I came up with: Tequila & Rum Soaked WatermelonAbout half of a medium-sized watermelon cut into bite-sized chunks – rind removed*1 cup sugar 3/4 … Continue reading

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Fort Worth Herd’s Cow Camp

Tomorrow, June 30th, from 1:30 to 2:30 you and the kiddos could have a hands-on, interactive experience with equipment used during the Cattle-Drive Era.  You’ll learn about roping, sorting, saddling and you’ll hear chuck wagon stories and see a cattle … Continue reading

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Fort Worth – The Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge

Have y’all heard about The Mayor’s Summer Reading Challenge?  I heard about it before but never participated.  I never participated because I thought I couldn’t because my children didn’t know how to read yet.  Well, guess what?  That doesn’t matter.  … Continue reading

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Cocktail Time – Tropical Sludge

Yes, I am a mama.  Yes, I like cocktails.  There, I said it.  I feel much better now.    This is my absolute favorite summertime adult beverage.  It is so fruity and tropical and sweet and just plain ol’ delicious.  … Continue reading

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Contest Celebrates Locally-Grown Tomatoes

If you’re growing tomatoes this year, you might want to think about entering one of your bigguns in Calloway’s Nursery Chef Jeff Tomato Contest which celebrates locally-grown tomatoes.  You could win a gift card to Calloway’s Nursery.  Just bring your … Continue reading

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