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Video: Favorite Things to Do in Houston, with Kids, March 30 – April 5, 2017!

Filmed at Baby and Kids 1st, here are my favorite things to do in Houston, with kids, for March 30-April 5!  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 March 30-April 5 Houston Baby + Kid Show on April 2 Where to find bluebonnets in Houston! Free Email Sent Thursday, with Things-To-Do Each … [Read More...]

Watch the trains go by at Chick-Fil-A Express in the Hermann Park/Medical Center

Address: 6410 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030 (Memorial Hermann/Houston Zoo MetroRail Stop) Okay, okay, okay... I'm writing about Chick-Fil-A and everyone knows about Chick-Fil-A.  And to make it worse, I'm writing about Chick-Fil-A Express which doesn't have the full menu. But, the thing about this Chick-Fil-A Express is that it has a patio facing the train tracks and it is next to Hermann … [Read More...]

Dia @ Discovery: Diversity in Action Celebration on April 4, 2017 at 9:30am

Discovery Green’s Toddler Tuesday Spring season kicks-off the Houston Public Library’s annual Diversity in Action (Día) Celebration filled with interactive cultural storytimes and activities. Kids can visit Jamaica, England and Mexico without leaving Discovery Green, as we read, sing, and play our way around the world. Location: Discovery Green Date: April 4, 2017 Schedule: 9:30 AM | … [Read More...]

Where in Houston? Fannin, between Drew and Tuam

Yesterday I asked where in Houston this picture was taken. It's on Fannin, between Drew and Tuam! … [Read More...]

Instagram Scavenger Hunt: #Buffalogram – Saturday, April 1, 9am to 12:30pm

This is like Pokemon Go without the Pokemon! Teams of 4 will be challenged through clues to walk the new trails along Buffalo Bayou between Sabine Street and Shepherd Drive, explore the landscape and solve clues, and post photos to public Instagram accounts. You can enter as an adult team or a family team. The first team in each category to complete all the correct Instagram post will … [Read More...]

Where in Houston?

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Things to do in Houston today, and this weekend, with kids! March 30, 31, April 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 2017

Make plans for a great week and weekend in Houston with kids! Head to Hands On Houston: Un-Be-Weavable! at the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft to make your own  hand-woven bookmarks.  This monthly event is free... just stop by! Get Naturally Wild with Botanical Dyeing at the Houston Arboretum and Nature Center.  Use items found in nature to dye eggs and more botanical prints. Take … [Read More...]

Top 7 Things to Do this Week & Weekend, in Houston, with Kids – March 27-April 2, 2017

Have a 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, March 27-April 2, 2017! 1.  On Monday, while the big kids are at school, take the little kids to the Tyke Hike at the Houston Arboretum. 2.  Wednesday … [Read More...]

Houston Baby + Kid Show on April 2, 2017 + Coupon Code!

Mark your calendar for the Houston Baby + Kid Show on April 2! Here, parents will learn all about the latest baby trends for baby and child gear, the latest technology for all things baby and child, meet the EXPERTS behind the most popular baby and child brands, enjoy seminars from Houston's top parenting experts and doctors, and receive exclusive discounts at Baby's and Kid's 1st pop-up shop … [Read More...]

Things to Do in Houston, with Kids… Posts on BigKidSmallCity, Published March 18-24, 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 March 18-24, 2017! Weekend Events: Full List of things to do in Houston, with kids, March 23-29 Video: Favorite Things to Do this Week & Weekend! March 23-29 Audio: Favorite Things to Do this Week & Weekend! March … [Read More...]

Hermann Park’s Biggest Secret… Bayou Parkland at Brays Bayou!

Address:  6532-6538 Almeda Rd, Houston, Texas 77021 You know about the trails, the train, the pedal boats, the gardens and the playground at Hermann Park, but did you know about Bayou Parkland? For the hundreds of times we've been to Hermann Park, we only just discovered this 80-acre part of the park... nestled along Brays Bayou! Along the bayou are trails, wetlands, an urban forest... and a … [Read More...]

Give Away: Tickets to the Houston Baby + Kid Show on April 2, 2017

The Houston Baby + Kid Show is on April 2, 2017.... and we have tickets to give away! Here, parents will learn all about the latest baby trends for baby and child gear, the latest technology for all things baby and child, meet the EXPERTS behind the most popular baby and child brands, enjoy seminars from Houston's top parenting experts and doctors, and receive exclusive discounts at Baby's and … [Read More...]

Audio: Favorite Houston Family Events for this Weekend: March 23-29, 2017

Listen to my favorite events for the weekend (and week) of March 23, 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 March 23-29 Beat the Crowds and Save Money at the Rodeo! Free Email Sent Thursday, with Things-To-Do Each Weekend … [Read More...]

Children’s Memorial Hermann IRONKIDS Texas Fun Run on April 15, 2017

Let your kids be IRONKIDS! Our sponsor, the Children's Memorial Hermann IRONKIDS Fun Run offers young athletes the opportunity to feel the excitement of competition while enjoying the outdoors and promoting healthy living. Kids 3-13 are invited to participate in the 1 mile and 1/2 mile races meant just for kids.  (Parents, family, and friends are invited to cheer on the racers.) Each … [Read More...]

Magic Soup (and Sandwiches) at Central Market

Address: 3815 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77027 A few years ago, my entire family was sick.  A friend insisted on bringing Central Market soup, dropping it on the step and running from the germs. Well, this soup turned out to be the magical cure to our week long flu... and since then, I've loved Central Market. I don't often review grocery stores in our weekly restaurant review... but, … [Read More...]

Give Away: Tickets to Charlotte’s Web at A.D. Players

A.D. Players is proud to present Charlotte’s Web as its first children’s theater performance at the new Jeannette and L.M. George Theater. AND we have tickets to give away! Charlotte's Web runs from now through April 1, 2017 at 5420 Westheimer. There is no minimum age for entry but the show might be best for kids 4 and older. One family will win 4 tickets (2 adult and 2 kids) to the April 1, … [Read More...]

Where in Houston? Travis and Rusk in the Art Blocks in Downtown Houston!

Yesterday I asked where in Houston this picture was taken. It's from Art Blocks in Downtown Houston! … [Read More...]

Video: Favorite Things to Do in Houston, with Kids, March 23-29, 2017!

Here are my favorite things to do in Houston, with kids, for March 23-29!  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 March 23-29 Where to find bluebonnets in Houston! Free Email Sent Thursday, with Things-To-Do Each Weekend … [Read More...]

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