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!

  La Fendee Address:  1402 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006 Hours:  Monday – Thursday 11 AM TO 10 PM Friday – Saturday 11 AM TO 11 PM Sunday 12 PM TO 10 PM Cost:   Reasonable Appropriate Age:  Any age… but there are no chicken nuggests or traditional kid meals.

Go check out MojoSavings and then go to Denizen’s facebook page.  For a limited time, you could win free jeans, a $5 Target gift card or a $3 rebate.  I usually do not play these games (because I never win) but I won free jeans!  I was able to print

Walgreen’s Deals Walgreens is generally not the cheapest place to shop.  However, it you pair Walgreen’s sales and coupons, you can find some awesome deals.   Did you know that you can use one Walgreen’s coupon and one Manufacturer coupon on one item? Check out the full Walgreen’s coupon policy HERE. 

 My Habit – $25 Discount My Habit is Amazon’s private shopping site.  It is free but requires you to log in.  You can create a new account or just use your Amazon account. Each morning at 11:00 central, new products are offered for children, women, men and home.  Many of

Want cheap diapers, shipped to your door for free?  Check out Amazon.com. Amazon has two free programs that help you save items on tons of items.  Diapers are what I buy the most. For the best deal, sign up for both their Subscribe and Save program and Amazon Mom program. 

Pampers Gifts to Grow Have you heard of the Pampers Gifts to Grow program?  It is a free program and you can sign up HERE.  On every box of diapers or wipes you purchase, there is a code you can enter to earn points.  There are also codes available in

Groupon – Insect Lore Butterfly Garden   Check out today’s Groupon!  This is a great idea for the classroom or for at-home learning.  This kit comes with the caterpillars, making it cheaper than Amazon.

Houston Public Library Hours The Houston Public Library will have new hours starting August 8, 2011.  Sixteen locations will reinstate Saturday hours.  Check out the website for locations and hours.  While you are there, take a look at the free events at your neighborhood location.  They have story times and

Address: 2403 Milam Street, Houston, Texas 77006 Hours: Tuesday – Saturday: 10:00 to 4:00 Cost: Adults $5, Seniors $4, Children (over 2) $3, Memberships available Parking:  Free on Milam Street Appropriate Age:  All ages. Kids 2-6 love the play area. Bigger kids like it too… but probably won’t fit in