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Friends – I get a lot of questions about working with, so let me answer them here! 1.  Is hiring? I am not hiring for salaried positions, but there are unlimited opportunities to earn money with commissions. If you refer someone who purchases a sponsored post, event listing

It seems like yesterday that I was planning out Halloween costumes… but suddenly it’s the end of the school year and time for summer break. Just before we finish the school year, we’ll get our teachers a little something to say “thanks!” for taking care of our kids. But what

Want to get away, enjoy a vacation with the family, but not have to work so hard to have fun? Here are the Texas roadtrips recommended by Houston parents! Read on to see spots near Houston, towards Austin, Corpus Christi, San Antonio and Dallas.  Drive a short distance, or drive

I made the leap last December. After 13 years as an electrical engineer, after 7 years as a full time working mom, after returning to work after 3 maternity leaves and after 3 years as a full time engineer, blogger and mom, I left my career in telecommunications. I wrote

I am always surprised by this question and happy that so many parents are willing to spend time working with  I am always happy to meet more great people and to have help!  If you are interested in helping BigKidSmallCity, here are some ways: 1.  Tell your friends about  This might

Soon!  I am waiting on some of the Houston venues to post their Spring Break plans… but in about a week, I expect to post the preliminary list of events, in Houston, for kids, March 7-22, 2015!  That said, I do have information Houston Rodeo and Fun Things to Do

This is a question I get a lot… and I would also like to know the answer!  Fortunately the community is full of experts that are nice enough to share their knowledge!  Below are resources to get you started with Homeschooling in Houston. Thanks to Amy H, Kimberly R,

You have a pediatrician, dentist… but what about a veterinarian? These are the Houston area vets that the BigKidSmallCity community has recommended! Cat Doctor – Located in Montrose, this office specializes in… cats! Westbury Animal Hospital – Open 24 for emergencies and regular care. North Point Animal Clinic – Located

A month ago my daughter tumbled right into a concrete park bench. It seemed minor at first, but quickly turned serious when she had a big bump on her forehead, couldn’t stay awake and was vomiting. Jump forward 5 hours and everything was okay, but at that moment, I didn’t

Here is the list of Houston parent recommended pediatricians! If you have more suggestions, let us know! Note that this is a starting point only and BigKidSmallCity is not responsible for your good or bad experiences, or your medical care. If you are looking for pediatric dentists, go HERE.  If