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Get Your Tickets to the 2018 Okrapalooza in Dallas Today

Westlake BubbleLife iReporter 8/17 12:00P Anna Mazzocchi
Okra is a classic staple to any Southern table, and thank goodness for that. The delicious vegetable is one of the most versatile out there, and people have caught on to that over the years so much so...

Apps That Can Help You Take Care of Your Mental Health

Westlake BubbleLife iReporter 8/16 10:00A Riley Heruska
We've all heard about apps like Headspace and  MyFitnessPal , but what other resources exist in your phone ? There are dozens of apps available that can help you become a healthier, happier person....

The Super Bowl of Giving by Dave Scullin, CEO

Westlake BubbleLife iReporter 8/15 4:00A Christine Rogers
No part of the country supports their community more than Texans, especially those here in North Texas. And now its time to gear up for this years Super Bowl of giving event coming up on September...

The Top 5 Hotels to Check Out for an Awesome DFW Staycation

Westlake BubbleLife iReporter 8/14 6:00P Anna Mazzocchi
Staycations can be just as much fun as getting out of town, especially in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. There are plenty of fun hotels and mini-getaways around us that make for a wonderful end of summer...

Looking to Adopt a Furry Friend? Try These Local Organizations

Westlake BubbleLife iReporter 8/14 2:00P Anna Mazzocchi
I can say with 100% certainty that bringing a furry friend into your home is one of the best things you will ever do! My dogs at home are members of the family and bring so much joy to our lives every...

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Homestead Open House at LLELA

Westlake Family eGuide 8/12 1:22A Valerie
Homestead Open House at LLELA Homestead Open House at LLELA:  The Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area is home to several historic structures, most notably the Minor-Porter Log House, which...

The Health Benefits of Keeping Live Plants Inside Your Home

Westlake BubbleLife iReporter 8/6 9:00A Riley Heruska
Leafy plants and cheerful succulents are more than just pretty decorations in a home. The addition of a little nature to an indoor space can actually boost human health and happiness. Not convinced?...

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5 Fantastic Colleges in Texas You Might Not Know About

Westlake BubbleLife iReporter 8/17 9:00A Riley Heruska
If your child is a junior or senior in high school, youre probably spending a great deal of time discussing higher education. There are 176 different colleges in Texas, which can make the application...

Tricks for Easing Your Kids Back Into Their School Schedules

Westlake BubbleLife iReporter 8/14 8:00A Riley Heruska
For most families, school starts within the next two weeks. Summer is drawing to a close, and with that change comes a new schedule for parents and kids alike. This switch can be difficult, especially...

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5 New Trader Joes Products You Have to Try

Westlake BubbleLife iReporter 8/17 7:00A Anna Mazzocchi
Trader Joes remains a favorite grocery store for so many people around the country. Who can argue with inexpensive, high-quality food and specialty items made exclusively for their store cookie...

How to Sneak More Veggies Into Your Kid's Diet

Westlake BubbleLife iReporter 8/16 2:00P Riley Heruska
Every parent wants to encourage their child to eat healthy foods, but sometimes, picky eaters can be unbelievably stubborn. If your child refuses to touch anything green, here are some techniques you...

Cookbooks With Delicious Recipes for People on the Keto Diet

Westlake BubbleLife iReporter 8/10 11:00A Riley Heruska
Ever since the early 2000s, the ketogenic diet's popularity has increased dramatically. More and more people are embracing a low-carb, high-fat lifestyle, which is why we wanted to look into some of...

The Best Stores for Saving Money on Groceries

Westlake BubbleLife iReporter 8/8 8:00A Riley Heruska
We all know that different grocery stores offer different deals and discounts. Sometimes it's cheaper to buy your meat at one place and your veggies at another, or maybe you know just where to get...

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5 New Store Openings for Summer Shopping

DFW Style Daily 8/7 5:00A Lisa Petty
A new season means new shops to break our wallets! After achieving the perfect tan, head over to these new air-conditioned shops in town and indulge in a little retail...

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12 Must-See Open Houses This Weekend

Texas Real Estate Blog (Ebby.com) 8/17 6:38A Niki Fanara
If you’re in the market for a home in North Texas, you’ve come to the right place. Enjoy your weekend with  Ebby Halliday Realtors  and our amazing agents at these exceptional properties. 6616...

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Is Apple developing a health-monitoring chip?

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 8/16 3:48A Anne Stych
Recent Apple job listings suggest the company is exploring the development of a custom processor to interpret health data gathered by sensors inside its devices, CNBC...

Methodist Health System plans medical center in Midlothian

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 8/16 1:27A Bill Hethcock
Dallas-based Methodist Health System plans to build a 190,000-square-foot, full-service acute care hospital and a 45,000-square-foot medical office building in fast-growing...

In-store veterinary clinics plan ambitious expansion

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 8/14 2:30A Anne Stych
A national chain of veterinary centers that has partnered with Walmart on 20 co-located clinics says it plans to expand to more than 1,000 locations in the next five years. ...

Allergic to penicillin? Probably not, study says

Dallas Business Journal (Health Care) 8/13 2:24A Anne Stych
Most people who think they have a penicillin allergy really don’t, and that mistaken belief could lead to them being prescribed less-effective, more expensive medications if...

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Trammell Crow Invests in Sustainable Energy

EatGreenDFW iPhone Reporter 8/16 3:00P Bernice Butler
A Tropical Energy Experiment Looms Large in Our Future Trammell S. Crow Dallas Philanthropist and founder of EarthX, Trammell S. Crow, is putting his money where his mouth is and  helping to move the...

How to Sneak More Veggies Into Your Kid's Diet

EatGreenDFW iPhone Reporter 8/16 2:00P Riley Heruska
Every parent wants to encourage their child to eat healthy foods, but sometimes, picky eaters can be unbelievably stubborn. If your child refuses to touch anything green, here are some techniques you...

Renewing a Vision for Rural Prosperity

Civil Eats 8/14 11:00P Mary Berry
“We see the hideousness and the destructive-ness of …the kind of mind that can accept and even applaud the ‘obsolescence’ of the small farm and not hesitate over the possible political and cultural...

Inflammation and What to Do About It

EatGreenDFW iPhone Reporter 8/14 5:00A Bernice Butler
The term inflammation can be confusing. Sometimes, inflammation is described as a good friend that aids the healing process in our body. Other times, it is described as the enemy that invades and...

Celebrate Our Western Heritage

EatGreenDFW iPhone Reporter 8/9 2:00P Bernice Butler
The 90th North Texas Fair and Rodeo will take place from August 17 through 25 in Denton, with nine exciting nights of country music, first-class professional and youth rodeos, livestock shows, a kid...

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Printable Raven Wall Art

Carrie Elle 8/17 8:01A Carrie
When I was a thirteen, my grandmother took me to England. One of the things that made a deep impression on me was visiting the Tower of London. Not because it was scary and people were tortured and...

Is Mazzy Aging Out of Summer Day Camp?

Mommy Shorts 8/17 7:23A Mommy Shorts
Every summer, Mazzy has attended a day camp close to our summer house. It s a sports camp with an emphasis on tennis and swimming. While Harlow gave me some issues with going last summer, Mazzy has...

A Few Things

Design Mom 8/17 5:50A Design Mom
Hello, Friends. How are you? I m waving from New York! I flew here on Tuesday and I m flying back to California today. I shot the photo above from my hotel room. Not a bad view. : ) Have you had a...

Color Factory New York City — Photo Tour and Tips

Design Mom 8/16 8:32P Design Mom
On Wednesday, I took my first visit to Color Factory NYC . I had been to the one in San Francisco , and been blown away by what my sister Jordan (and her amazing team) had created. So you can imagine,...

Grace Academy of Dallas Celebrates Back to School!

In the Loop Kids (Education) 8/16 5:34A Shelly Burns
It is all smiles this morning at Grace Academy of Dallas.  Students and teachers are reunited once again and it is fun to see new and familiar faces grace the halls.  We want to wish everyone an...

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