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how to recycle in Plano

How to Recycle in Plano

Whether you are a new citizen or have lived here for awhile you might not know that the city of Plano has an excellent recycling plan. The city is here to help with all of your needs as it is doing its part in taking care of the Earth and the environment. Here’s all the information on […]

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A social media safety guide for parents

A Social Media Safety Guide for Parents

Social media is constantly changing and it certainly does affect our children and teens. Recently, Plano Police officer Richard Glenn shared some useful information on social media safety for parents. A big topic of discussion amongst parents today is social media and how to protect their kids from certain dangers. We even wrote a post […]

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What Private School Options exist around DFW?

Thanks to Dara K. Tilghman for sharing her insight with us I’m the creator of a FaceBook group turned website called DFW Private Education.  It’s a new but growing directory based site helping partnered schools, resources and families reach each other.  I get messages all the time via FaceBook asking “What are my options? What […]

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Everything You need to know to Transfer Schools in PISD

Everything You Need to Know About How to Transfer Schools in PISD

A common question asked amongst Plano Moms is how to transfer a child to a different school in town. Whatever reason you are wanting a transfer, it is possible, but there is a procedure to follow. Here is how to transfer schools in PISD. You need to have all the information on the school you […]

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Events at the Libraries in March

Fun Events Happening At the Plano Libraries in March

March is a busy time at the Plano public libraries with a variety of programs for all ages and interests.  Here is your list of everything coming up in March at all five Plano Public Library locations.  You can always find a pdf copy of the latest issue of Engage, an online calendar, and special news […]

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Everything You need to know to Transfer Schools in PISD

Top Preschools {in Plano}

Do you have preschool aged kids or are you going to soon? Plano and the surrounding areas have so many top-notch preschools. Just like last week when we wrote about the most recommended Mother’s Day Out programs, here are some excellent ideas for preschools in Plano. This is a sponsored post. Please see our disclosure […]

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The Most Recommended Mother’s Day Out Programs {In Plano}

Plano has some amazing early childhood programs around town. Mother’s Day out programs are generally from 9-2 and can offer socialization as well as so many educational aspects for your child.  Here’s a look at the most recommended Mother’s Day out programs from Plano Moms. Mother’s Day Out Programs in Plano Children’s Discovery Center      […]

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Does your child need after-school Math & Reading assistance?

Would you like your child to excel in school? Is completing math and reading homework a war zone at home? Does your child struggle with test anxiety? Do you wish your child was more confident? Does any of this sound familiar? If so, then Kumon Math and Reading Center of Plano is your answer. Plano […]

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I could NEVER Homeschool – a Plano Mom’s Story

The answer “We homeschool” is almost always met with, “I could never do that!” The response always makes me pause a second because there is really no good reply. I could mumble something like, “Oh okay.” I can ignore it and just move on in the conversation. Or, what I really want to do sometimes […]

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Why Dara chose a Private School for her Daughter – a Plano Mom’s Story

I feel like if you tell someone in North Texas “My child attends private school at…” people will look at you as if you have spoken a foreign language. The schools in North Texas are superior for the most part so why on earth would anyone consider anything else? Needless to say I was not […]

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