Seven Family-Friendly Activities to Celebrate Christmas

By , Copy Editor| December 3rd, 2019|

Christmas is a festive time of year filled with traditions, gifts, and gatherings. In the middle of baking Christmas cookies, shopping for our loved ones, and attending holiday parties, let’s take the time to spend quality time with our family and friends and do one (or a few) of these family-friendly activities to celebrate Christmas. [...]

Ten Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes

By , Communications Resident| November 19th, 2019|

Thanksgiving is only one week away! Whether we’re hosting a Thanksgiving meal or attending one, do we know what to make? The main dish and dessert are usually fairly consistent, but it’s those tricky Thanksgiving side dishes that throw us off. How many casseroles are appropriate for one meal? Should the number of sides equal [...]

How to Survive the Holidays After Divorce

By , | November 5th, 2019|

I’m divorced or separated and am dreading the holiday season. How do I survive the holidays? For some people, the holidays mean gatherings with friends and family, family traditions, festive lights, parties, and holiday cheer. It may mean hearing a family story once again and laughing as if you have just heard it for the [...]

Five Family-Friendly Halloween Events in Our Community

By , Copy Editor| October 10th, 2019|

Fall is such a fun and festive time of year. During this season, there are so many opportunities to spend quality time with our family, friends, and neighbors and to make a difference in our community. Check out these five family-friendly Halloween events in our community where you can experience fun, get some yummy treats, [...]

Local Community Pumpkin Patches That Make a Difference

By , Copy Editor| October 8th, 2019|

With cooler weather on its way, it is a great time to enjoy the outdoors with your family and friends by going to one of our community pumpkin patches. You can get amazing pumpkins to decorate your house for fall or to carve different faces for Halloween. Your family can also enjoy hay rides, delicious [...]

Five Family Fall Events Happening in Our Community

By , Copy Editor| October 1st, 2019|

Fall is a great time of year to have fun with your family! The weather is cooler (but not too cold), the leaves are changing into beautiful colors, and there are so many local family fall events. You and your family can attend fall festivals, walk through the luscious gardens at the Dallas Arboretum, and [...]

Family Fall Events Happening at Chase Oaks

By , Copy Editor| September 25th, 2019|

For many of us, fall means cooler weather, football, and pumpkin spice everything! Fall is also a great time to spend time with family and friends as many communities host a variety of events—from pumpkin patches and fall festivals to haunted houses and trunk-or-treats. Let’s enjoy this beautiful and fun season by checking out the [...]

Three Tips for Creating Positive Connections With Adult Children

By , Contributing Writer| September 17th, 2019|

When I was pregnant with my oldest son, I remember many well-meaning people telling me two things: You have 18 years to teach, guide, and develop this baby into a young man. The next 18 years will fly by, so make the most of every day. The time did fly by, and 18 years is [...]

Seven Resources to Empower Parents

By , Communications Resident| September 6th, 2019|

Having kids is one of the greatest joys, but not every day, as a parent, is roses and daisies. In fact, most days look like cheerios and snot, which is a reality we might forget about when dreaming about parenthood. Whether you’re a new parent or a seasoned mom or dad, having kids can be [...]

Five Ways You Can Transform Your Relationships at Chase Oaks

By , Copy Editor| August 29th, 2019|

Relationships take a lot of effort. And even when you put the work in, they can be hard to navigate. But no matter where you and your family have been or where you are, there are opportunities to transform your relationships at Chase Oaks. Here are five ways you can transform your relationships this season! [...]