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Posts from December 2018

Irving Hot Spots for New Year's Eve

Thursday, December 27, 2018 4:00 PM by Carol Stoddard

With 2019 peeking just around the corner, what better way to celebrate New Years Eve than with some local food, music and fun? There's no shortage of events here in Irving, TX on Monday night so bring your party face down to any one of these fun happenings. Also, check out our website also for additional events.

Last Minute Gift Ideas in Irving, TX

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 7:00 PM by Carol Stoddard

This week I had the extreme pleasure of attending two DIY classes at the East Library here in Irving. The first was a bilingual class on how to make bath bombs - those heavenly chunks of good-smelling stuff that explode into a colorful fizz in your bathtub. A second bilingual class showed us how to make homemade soap bars, which also smell divine and also cost pennies on the dollar to make. Both of these classes were free and open to the public.

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6 Ways to Make Family Memories This Weekend

Thursday, December 13, 2018 11:00 AM by Carol Stoddard


There exists a hard and fast rule by which I judge most decisions, especially when considering what to give my loved ones for Christmas -- in five years, will they remember the gift I bought them? Perhaps. Or in five years will they remember the great time we spent together making memories? More than likely it's the latter.  To help you choose which activities best fit your tastes, time and family budget, I've listed below several events that will give your family memories to last a lifetime.  Of course there are more than just these few things to do in Irving this weekend, so just stop by our website at and see what other goodies are in the bag.