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Discount Tickets to Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story at Smart Financial Centre in Sugar Land

This one might not be for kids... but I bet some parents would like to see Dirty Dancing, on stage in Sugar Land! Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story On Stage is January 20-22, 2017 at Smart Financial Center in Sugar Land.  Tickets are $45-$100... but affiliate Goldstar has tickets for $34.08 - $71.51. Get all the details HERE! Friday January 20, 2017 / 8:00pm | $34.08 - $71.51 Saturday … [Read More...]

Where in Houston? Gulf Freeway at Nasa Road 1!

Yesterday I asked where in Houston this picture was taken. It's on I-45 (Gulf Freeway) at Nasa Road 1! … [Read More...]

Video: Favorite Things to Do in Houston, with Kids, January 19-25, 2017!

Here are my favorite things to do in Houston, with kids, for January 19-25!  Watch the clip below, or go HERE. To help you navigate, here are some links mentioned in the video: Full List of Weekend Events for January 19-25 Odd Squad Live! at Jones Hall (Tickets are $32.25-$60.75. Check affiliate Goldstar for $15.50-$28.00 Tickets.) Shadowland at Jones Hall (Tickets are $49.25.  Check … [Read More...]

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Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! January 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 2017

Make plans for a great week, in Houston, with kids! Celebrate the Lunar New Year with a bash at the Children’s Museum of Houston.  Celebrate winter with discounts at the Kemah Boardwalk and with Super Saturday at the Downtown Aquarium. You can also Skate with Storybook Stars at the Discovery Green ICE and attend the Reptile Rendezvous at the Nature Discovery Center. If you are looking for … [Read More...]

Top 10 Things to Do this Week & Weekend, in Houston, with Kids – January 16-22, 2017

Plan on another great week in Houston, with kids! Each week, we publish the list of things to do for the weekend.  So you can look forward to the events, posted prior to the full list going live, here are the favorites for Monday through Sunday, January 16-22, 2017! 1. On Monday, join the MLK Peace March at the Children’s Museum. 2.  Monday through Sunday, skate at the ICE at Discovery … [Read More...]

Body Worlds RX: Prescriptions for Healthy Living at The Health Museum

Body Worlds RX: Prescriptions for Healthy Living is open now through April 23, 2017 at The Health Museum and is included in general admission. Here there are more than 75 real human specimens that have been preserved through the process of Plastination. And here's the thing... my kids do not like scary things. They refuse to see the mummies at the Natural Science Museum and steer clear of … [Read More...]

Coupon Code for Monster Jam at NRG Stadium Houston – February 11 & 18, 2017

Monster Jam is coming back to NRG Stadium! If you want to see (and hear) these giant trucks, Chick-Fil-A has a coupon! You can save "Up to $10 on Tickets". Pick up your coupon at Houston area Chick-Fil-As or use code "SAVE10" online. *** The fine print says: Savings coupon can be used towards purchase of one reserved seat ticket. Limit ten savings coupons per transactions. No double … [Read More...]

Things to Do in Houston, with Kids… Posts on BigKidSmallCity, Published January 7-13, 2017!

There is a lot of information on BigKidSmallCity and sometimes it can be hard to find.  To help you locate the new posts from last week, here are the updates from January 7-13, 2017! Weekend Events: Full List of things to do in Houston, with kids, January 12-18 Video: Favorite Things to Do this Week & Weekend! January 12-18 Audio: Favorite Things to Do this Week & Weekend! … [Read More...]

Tupelo Park in The Woodlands

Address: 240 West Tupelo Green Circle, The Woodlands, TX 77389 We drove around this big water way on a brisk but sunny afternoon.  When we pulled up to the playground at Tupelo Park, we saw families playing soccer in the big lawn, big kids on the basketball court and little kids on the equipment and thought it looked like a commercial for The Woodlands. Tupelo is a big "area" park in The … [Read More...]

Audio: Favorite Houston Family Events for this Weekend: January 12-18, 2017

Listen to my favorite events for the weekend (and week) of January 12, 2017, or watch the video HERE! To help you navigate, below are the posts mentioned in the audio clip: Full List of Weekend Events for January 12-18 Free Email Sent Thursday, with Things-To-Do Each Weekend … [Read More...]

Katz’s Deli and Bar… It Never Kloses.

Address: 616 Westheimer Street, Houston, Texas 77006 We're on the hunt for good sandwiches in Houston.  I really like a good two-hand sandwich.  Our search let us back to Katz... the New York deli that never closes. We've been many times to the Montrose location, and we keep going back because my mom is always looking for good vegetarian sandwiches... and Katz has the Deluxe Vegetarian … [Read More...]

Benzoyl Peroxide is Your Next Best Friend… Be Done with Acne at Mosaic Dermatology

I've asked before and I'll ask again, how is it that a mom of 4 little kids can have wrinkles like a grandmother and acne like a teenager? Do I moisturize or do I raid my tween-age niece’s drawer for Clearasil and Sea Breeze? And why is it necessary to not only battle clogged pores, whiteheads and blackheads... but also comedones?  I did not know the name of these... but if you have acne, … [Read More...]

Where in Houston? Oui Banh Mi!

Yesterday I asked where in Houston this picture was taken. It's from Oui Banh Mi in Montrose! … [Read More...]

Houston Marathon & Half Marathon Route Information – January 15, 2017

Photo Credit: Greater Houston Convention and Visitors BureauFind the 2017 Houston Marathon route HERE and see where to watch HERE!  If you don't plan to cheer on the runners... still be ready for the street closures, HERE! … [Read More...]

Video: Favorite Things to Do in Houston, with Kids, January 12-18, 2017!

Here are my favorite things to do in Houston, with kids, for January 12-18!  Watch the clip below, or go HERE. To help you navigate, here are some links mentioned in the video: Full List of Weekend Events for January 12-18 Plan Ahead!  Things to do through March 2017! Free Email Sent Thursday, with Things-To-Do Each Weekend … [Read More...]

Discount Tickets for STOMP at Jones Hall on February 12, 2017

STOMP is coming to Jones Hall on February 12, 2017 at 7:00pm... and some discount tickets are available! Everyday objects -- matchboxes, hubcaps, brooms, buckets, garbage cans and pretty much anything else you can think of -- become vehicles for brilliant music and unique rhythms, all performed by an energetic eight-person troupe that dances and pounds their away across the stage. Full price … [Read More...]

Fighting America’s #1 Birth Defect: Graeme’s Family Fun Run, February 25, 2017

From Houston Mom, Stephanie: On December 18, 2012 our son, Graeme, was born. We had an emergency delivery after the doctor detected his heart rate in the 70s at my 34 week appointment. He was diagnosed with Double Outlet Right Ventricle, Malposed Great Vessels, VSD, Coarctation of the Aorta, Straddling Mitral Valve, Aortic Valve Hypoplasia, and Complete Heart Block. He was rushed to the … [Read More...]

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