Dallas-based Once Kids handcrafts some gorgeous toys. The wooden playthings — like these new Eco-Bricks ($35 for a 90-piece set) — are made of cherry wood and meant to be drawn on with paint or markers for personalizati…
Little ones know a pit stop at The Hospitality Sweet usually ends with a dessert, and now they can check out the much bigger second location just opened at Preston Center. Chill out at one of the long, farmhouse style t…
Royal Blue Grocery just opened in Highland Park Village and it's packed with lots of good stuff for babies and tots. You'll find The Honest Co. diapers, wipes, and lotion; Burt's Bees Baby wash and lotion; Alba Botanica…
By the time lunch rolls around on any given weekday, we could all use a little help. UberEATS just launched in Dallas, making midday decision-making a little easier. The service offers quick, 10-minute meal delivery fro…
New local toy maker Woolzi & Co.’s turns out plush playthings that are pretty hard to resist. The soft characters are hand-knitted from organic wool or cotton by a network of Dallas-based crafters. We’re crazy for the k…
DoorDash is expanding its Dallas-area service to include Frisco and Addison—which means many more of us can now order dinner from hundreds of popular restaurants, like LYFE Kitchen, Ai Sushi, and Southpaw's Organic Gril…
Say what you will about the evils of sugar, but we're betting Rocket Fizz will do quite well when it opens in Deep Ellum mid-August (2701 Main St., #160). The old-fashioned candy shop is set to sell hard-to-find sweets …
Berrynaked heads to Inwood Village
We've marked July 24 on our calendars for the opening of this city’s latest sweet spot, Berrynaked in Inwood Village. Made with fresh, organic ingredients, Berrynaked popsicles promise to be free of preservatives, artif…
A lovely new spot to romp
Allan Shivers Park by Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children has a whole new look. The totally revamped playground goes way beyond the usual slides and swings with a glider that rocks back and forth in an imaginary l…
A baby giraffe makes her entrance at the zoo
The best time to visit the Dallas Zoo is right about now. Baby giraffe Kipenzi (meaning “loved one” in Swahili) has made her first appearance at the Giants of the Savanna exhibit, and she's beyond adorable. Born on Apri…
Giants of the Jurassic comes to the Dallas Zoo
A new exhibit at the Dallas Zoo brings dinosaurs to life(ish) in a tot-friendly way. Open now through the summer, Giants of the Jurassic features 20 animatronic prehistoric creatures who can move their eyes, spit water,…
A new delivery service does the scrambling for you
It’s 7pm and you’ve just realized you’re out of diapers. Or milk. Or infant Tylenol. A new delivery service app has come to Dallas, and it’s every mom’s dream—for real. Already up and running in Austin and Boston, Favor…
Teach your tot to be philanthropic
Charity is a tough concept for a toddler, but the holidays are a great time to introduce the idea. Here, a few of our favorite (and easy-to-understand) ways to give back right here at home. Sleep Experts has teamed with…
Tots get messy (and learn a thing or two) at Pint Size Picassos
The Scribbles and Dribbles program at the Perot Museum continues to reel us in with their thoughtful art programs for toddlers. The latest, Pint Size Picassos, starts on January 12 and offers little ones ages 18 months …
Three Dallas bloggers worth following
There’s something comforting about knowing that other moms are going through exactly what you're going through. Here, three local (and totally relatable) mom blogs. Mother of three and artist Casey Leigh keeps her famil…