Category Archives: Educational

The World Would Be A Lot Better Place Without MOSQUITOES

What good are mosquitoes anyway?  All they do is transmit diseases, parasites & viruses.  These pesky things have been around for over 30 million years, so it looks to me like we’re not going to get rid of them any … Continue reading

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Tin Can Planting @ Calloway’s Nursery

Today we went to Calloway’s Nursery so my kiddos could participate in something they call Callie’s Kids.  I wrote about this free event last month.   Today the kids got to decorate a tin can and then plant tomato seeds … Continue reading

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Our Fort Worth Herd Cow Camp Experience

Since I posted something about the Fort Worth Herd’s Cow Camp a while back, I thought it would be fun to go check it out for myself.  We went this past Sunday when it was, like 5,728 degrees outside.  Not … 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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Story Time at Fort Worth Libraries

My, my, my how story time has changed at my local library.  Just a few years ago, I took my oldest child to story time at the East Regional Library where the librarian read a book and then the kids … 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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