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Author: Roselle Pliego

Family Blogger, Mother of 3 and your guide to family fun in DFW. Learn more at indfwfamily.com!

OLIVELLAS

Thursday, October 18, 2018 9:00 AM by Roselle Pliego

Olivellas Neo Pizza Napoletana is a highlight at the Water Street District in Irving and a very convenient location for a work lunch, family night or dinner with friends.

Authentic Neo-Pizza with fresh homemade mozzarella and tomatoes imported from Italy is a taste of what you can expect when you eat at Olivellas. This award-winning restaurant has a great tradition of keeping true to its Northern Neapolitan and Southern Roman pizza styles found in Italy. The Neapolitan style of pizza is very pillowy soft in the center of the crust, which is

Pix on the Plaza at Toyota Music Factory

Thursday, August 23, 2018 3:00 PM by Roselle Pliego

Summer is almost over but the fun continues. A great way to enjoy the cooler evenings is a FREE movie at the Toyota Music Factory at the Texas Lottery Plaza. Alamo Draft House will be hosting Pix on the Plaza on their giant inflatable screen, on Sunday evenings till October 7th . The movie line-up will showcase family-friendly 80’s classic movies beginning with The Goonies on August 26th.

Keeping Cool in Irving

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 4:00 PM by Roselle Pliego

My family and I look forward to summers in Irving because of all the places we can go to keep cool.   Located in the heart of DFW, Irving is an easy access point for families to come and enjoy many of the cities recreational amenities. So, what is there to do in this centrally located city? Splash pads, city pools and snow cones stops. 

If you really want to have a feel of lots of places in the world, come experience Canal Fest. Irving, also known as "the most diverse zip code in the country," is a fun and entertaining place to be all year round, most especially during this famous festival - Canal Fest. It's all about a diverse display of art and culture from around the world you don’t want to miss. Filled with a lot of activities for all age groups, here is what you want to know and experience at this year's Canal Fest!