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!

Yesterday I asked where in Houston this picture taken. It’s from Greenstreet in Downtown Houston!

Here are my favorite things to do in Houston, with kids, for April 18-24! Watch the clip below, or go HERE. To help you navigate, here are some links mentioned in the video: Things to do in Houston, with kids, April 18-24!

Where in Houston was this picture taken?

You can find the full list of events, brought to us by Books Alive! 10th Annual Children’s Book Celebration, below! Head to Blessington Farms for the Easter Eggstravaganza or the giant Easter Egg Hunt at Lakewood Church. Go to HobbyFest for vintage and modern aircraft, military vehicles, kids’ zone, live music,

Make plans for another great week in Houston, with kids! Here are the top things to do for Monday through Sunday, April 15-21, 2019! You can also find the full list of events (for this week and next week), brought to us by Books Alive! 10th Annual Children’s Book Celebration, HERE! 1. 

Did you read Goosebumps as a kid??? Now you can take your kids to see it live at Main Street Theater! And I have 4 tickets to give away for the 11:00am, Friday, April 19, 2019 (school holiday) show at MATCH in Midtown. (Kids must be 3 or older )

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

Address:  6400 Woodway Dr, Houston, TX 77057 Houston parents, we have another FREE INDOOR PLAYGROUND! Second City, Indoor Kids Playground, at Second Baptist Woodway Campus is now complete! (See the video HERE!) The grand opening will be April 13, 14, 2019… and will be open every day afterwards… for FREE

  Address: 2055 Westheimer Rd #100, Houston, TX 77098 (and other locations) My tween thinks I’m just a little cool, now that I’ve taken him to Pokéworks. I had just him after rugby practice and we decided to find the trendiest quick dinner around Montrose. And I think we did

Yesterday I asked where in Houston this picture was taken. It’s from West Briar Lane near Post Oak Boulevard!