“IT’S GOING TO BE AWESOME!” Those are words a patron yelled right before the opening act of Dallas Children’s Theater (DCT) current production. Guess what? He was so right! DCT’s National Touring Production of John Steptoe’s MUFARO’S BEAUTIFUL DAUGHTERS: AN AFRICAN TALE, a beautiful Zimbabwe based Cinderella story, wraps up DCT’s 33rd season. The production is … More Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughter’s: An African Tale
Lauren told me that she wanted to learn to cook this summer! I guess the universe loves her because a few days later, she was invited to a Kids Get Cooking Class. Who cares that she had theater camp and swim lessons planned on the same day! Sometimes this being a good mother thing is … More Taste the Hype: Kids Get Cooking Summer Class
My sidekick (Lauren) and I were invited to a summer gathering Saturday afternoon! The kiddos enjoyed a humongous water slide while the adults chatted about absolutely nothing important! YES! It’s Summertime! We even used bug spray with DEET and didn’t care one bit that it wasn’t natural! Oh to just be normal mothers on a … More Summer 2017 Bucket List Countdown #1: Fluellen Cupcakes
Summer time is here!! I promised some of my friends in the Dallas/Fort Worth Area that I would post our Summer 2017 Bucket List. Well here it is!! I’m sure I’ll throw in some surprises for my daughter throughout the summer. Maybe we’ll see some of you on our journey! Feel free to share some … More Momcapade 2017 Summer Bucket List
Do you remember the first time you fell in love with a book? The first time you imagined yourself as one of the main characters and wanting to be them for the moment? I’m willing to bet that as you look back on your experience, a librarian fits somewhere in the equation of you and … More TOMAS AND THE LIBRARY LADY
The following is a Facebook post borrowed from my friend, Pastor Shun Strickland. THANK YOU PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA! Thank you President Barack Obama for the past eight years. Thank you for being honorable. Thank you for your brilliance and compassion. Thank you for seeing the best in this nation even when it showed you it’s … More Thank you President Obama!!
Are you a single mother or do you know of a single mother in the Dallas/Fort Worth area who is doing a great job taking care of her family but could use a little help this Christmas? Momcapade is accepting nominations for the 2016 Single Mother Christmas Blessing! Please email me and tell me about … More 2016 Single Mother Christmas Blessing
‘Tis the season to be jolly and as families plan their Christmas television viewing, A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS is more than likely to be a part of their Christmas cheer! Guess what? There is another great option to watch this holiday classic and you get to do it live! Yes, you can watch The Peanuts … More Merry Christmas Charlie Brown!!
Summer, Summer, Summer time and millions of kids are going about their business trying to enjoy their freedom from reading, math, homework, and all things school! unfortunately, for some, they will have experiences that may haunt them for their rest of their lives. I watched an episode of Thicker Than Water on Bravo TV (that … More My Body Is…PRIVATE! Teaching Kids To Say NO!
Father’s Day is around the corner so please help Momcapade recognize a wonderful father in the Dallas/Fort Worth area! Who is the amazing father that you know that is hard-working, family oriented, and is engaged in the community? What does this father mean to his children? Please let us know in 250 words or less why … More Father’s Day Giveaway 2016