Menu Plan: Aug 3-9


Happy Monday! We had a long weekend. To be honest, this seems like just a long summer all around. For us, there are still three more weeks of summer vacation. The kids are back home and my daughter has choir camp this week. We had a scare on Saturday evening. The kids were lighting smoke […]

Summer birthday party ideas

Summer birthday party ideas | One Mama's Daily Drama --- Throw a summer birthday party for $50 with a simple theme, healthy food, & fun outdoor activities!

Summer birthdays can be hard on kids. Friends are away on vacation and it’s crazy hot outside. This year I threw a summer birthday party for my son that was a balance between fun and easy. He couldn’t have been more pleased. Summer birthday party The biggest concern with a summer birthday party is the […]

10 things to do in Mid-Cities

10 things to do in Mid-Cities | One Mama's Daily Drama --- There are lots of fun things to do with kids in Mid-Cities!

There are tons of fun things to do in Mid-Cities for families! This post is part of an ongoing series to help local families and visitors find fun, family-friendly entertainment across DFW. For this blog post, the Mid-Cities area includes anything between Fort Worth and Dallas, ie.  Irving, Grand Prairie, Grapevine, Southlake, Colleyville, HEB, NRH, Keller and […]

Menu Plan: July 27-Aug. 2


Happy Monday! Where did July go? I mean, weren’t we just celebrating the 4th? August is just about here and that means one thing: back to school! I love back to school season. I think it’s because my mom made it so fun when I was a kid. New clothes, fresh pencils, and picking out my binder… […]

10 ways to save at Sprouts + a giveaway

10 ways to save at Sprouts | One Mama's Daily Drama --- Awesome tips for saving money on groceries at Sprouts Farmers Market + a $25 gift card giveaway through 7/31/15

Sprouts Farmers Market just opened its newest location in DFW on July. To celebrate, they’ve got a week of deals and goodies for shoppers. Plus, one lucky One Mama’s Daily Drama reader will win a gift card! Check out my 10 ways to save at Sprouts to make the most of your shopping trip. New Sprouts […]

Made with Dad activity book

Made with Dad: family activity book review | One Mama's Daily Drama --- Crafts and projects for the kids to do with dad {or ANY adult}!

Hands-on activities and crafts are one of the best and easiest ways to spend time together as a family. We recently had the opportunity to receive a copy of Made with Dad: From Wizards’ Wands to Japanese Dolls, Craft Projects to Build, Make, and Do with Your Kids. Get a peek inside the book and find […]

Menu Plan: July 20-26


Happy Monday! We made it through the long weekend. Lil’ Wheezy’s birthday went pretty well. I’ll be sharing a few of the things I did later this month. We had a good visit with family that came in for the party. And the kids headed off to stay with grandparents on the other side of […]

Summer reading list for moms

Summer reading list for moms | One Mama's Daily Drama --- It's time to take time for yourself and relax with a good book. Here are a handful worth reading!

Summer reading isn’t just for kids! Now is the time to carve out some time for yourself to read, whether that’s in the backyard or on the beach. I rounded up a few of my favorite books, plus some that I’ve been planning to read, to create a summer reading list for moms. Here are […]

8 tips for date night after kids

8 tips for date night after kids {sponsored by la Madeleine} | One Mama's Daily Drama --- How long has it been since you and your partner had a date night? The ideas make it fun an easy to get a little time together.

There no question about it, having kids changes everything. You’re tired, busy, and probably a little stressed out. It’s important to still focus on your partner though, maybe even more so. It’s true, date nights won’t ever be the same, but that doesn’t mean they can’t be fun. I recently got away for a dinner […]