Jill Jarvis

Jill Jarvis

Jill Jarvis is the owner of JillBJarvis.com, a BigKidSmallCity.com and Things to Do in Houston, with Kids, blog!

She is the mom of 4 and started the website years ago... when she was tired of constantly cleaning up the same mess in the family room.

Another mom showed her that you could just go do fun things in Houston, without hours of planning.

This inspired the blog and changed everything about how she enjoyed life in Houston, with kids!

Where in Houston was this picture taken?

Happy 4th of July! The list of things to do around Houston, with kids, for Independence Day is long. See it below… and tell us what to add! July 3, 2019: Dynamo vs Red Bulls– 8:00pm – BBVA Compass Stadium (I think there are fireworks…but I don’t see it on

You can find the full list of events, brought to us by the Houston Public Library Summer Reading Program, below! Head to the museum district for Free Museum Entryon Thursday. Find the hours HERE! Or go see a show! Watch You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown at Main Street Theater,

Make plans for another great week in Houston, with kids! Here are the top things to do for Monday through Sunday, June 24-30, 2019! You can also find the full list of events (for this week and next week), brought to us by the Houston Public Library Summer Reading Program,  HERE! 1. Summer

There are a lot of things to do in Houston, with kids, each week… and it can be hard to keep track of it all! To help you find all the Houston resources, weekend events, Houston parks, kid friendly restaurants and things to do… here are all the updates from

Here are my favorite things to do in Houston, with kids, for June 20-26! Watch the clip below, or go HERE. And please excuse the mess in the background… we’re in full summer mode! To help you navigate, here are some links mentioned in the video: Things to do in

You can find the full list of events, brought to us by the Houston Public Library Summer Reading Program, below! Stay late at the Houston Zoo, for Evening Chill: Elephants. There will be activities, music and games. Stay cool at You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown at Main Street Theater. Shows

Make plans for another great week in Houston, with kids! Here are the top things to do for Monday through Sunday, June 17-23, 2019! You can also find the full list of events (for this week and next week), brought to us by the Houston Public Library Summer Reading Program,  HERE! 1.

There are a lot of things to do in Houston, with kids, each week… and it can be hard to keep track of it all! To help you find all the Houston resources, weekend events, Houston parks, kid friendly restaurants and things to do… here are all the updates from

Yesterday I asked where in Houston this picture was taken. It’s from Mr. Nice Pie at Finn Hall in Downtown!