Back To School in Flo Mo!

August 18, 2014 by FloMoDiva  
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Back to School in Flower Mound

The first day of school is August 25th. Yes, that means you have less than 1 week to get everything finished up and ready to go. We have put together this feature with the hopes of giving you some links to the most important things you need to know, along with great savings from local kids activities and businesses in Flower Mound and Highland Village. We hope everyone has a great year! In case you need to know, here’s the 2014-15 school holidays list.

Tax Free Weekend is August 9-11th is earlier this year, so make sure you get out and do your shopping for some great once-a-year savings. You can read more about it and see the specific items that are tax-exempt by clicking here. Most school supply lists can be found on the individual school websites found on www.LISD.net

Getting ready for the new school year is sometimes a daunting task. You have school clothes and supplies to buy, after school programs and activities to plan and so much more. Read some tips from Flower Mound Family Counselor, Tiffany Smith, LMFT-S, LPC-S, NCC, for How to Survive the 1st Month of School.

Below you will find some ideas to help with many of the things on your checklist, while helping save a few pennies along the way. Please let us know if you liked this Back-to-School feature and if it helps make your last couple of weeks of summer a little easier! Click on the offers in RED to print coupons. **Many of these offers are only available to FlowerMoundFamily.com readers, so you must present coupon to the business.**


Kids R Kids Learning Academy The Tutoring Center in Flower Mound Kid's Closet Connection
Kids R Kids Learning Academy, is a new childcare/learning center in Flower Mound serving kids 6 weeks- 12 years. They understand brain development and implement the best learning environment, accredited program and exclusive curriculum to maximize your child’s learning and development. Register in August and Get Your 5th Week Free! Read More…
The Tutoring Center’s fun, proven, unique, one-to-one instruction known as “The Rotational Approach to Learning™” helps children improve their confidence, concentration and self esteem while strengthening the academic skills that they need to succeed in school and in life. Enroll Now and receive a Free Diagnostic Assessment and 2 Free Sessions. Shop, Sell & Volunteer at Kid’s Closet Connection! Save 60-90% off retail on gently used children’s items. SELL your gently used items and earn 65-70% of the selling price. VOLUNTEER before, during, or after the sale and receive special perks, plus entry to pre-sale. Read More…
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AquaKids Swim School - Flower Mound NTA Taekwondo Flower Mound Dance Reflections Dance Classes Flower Mound
AquaKids® Swim School is a year-round learn-to-swim program with facilities in Flower Mound and Keller, Texas. They offer swim lessons beginning at 6 months of age as well as private birthday parties. Enroll for Fall & Receive a free pair of Sprint Goggles. NTA Taekwondo teaches olympic taekwondo to kids and adults. They have produced champions at: state, regional and national championships!
Click Here for One month of free classes! (New students only.)
2 times a week for 4 weeks.

Dance Reflections offers classes for children ages 3 years old and up in Ballet,Tap, Jazz, Contemporary, Hip Hop, and Drill Team Prep. They also offer a very special “Tippy Toes” program just for 2’s & 3’s. The studio is now in its 16th season and registering for Fall Now!
Click Here for a coupon for free pair of tights and free Registration!
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Hashem Orthodontics Flower Mound Sonshine Kids Flower Mound United Methodist Church Best Gymnastics - Flower Mound
Dr. Robbie Hashem has been in practice, in the DFW area since 1996. He opened his Flower Mound office in 2013. Dr. Hashem treats adults, teens & children. Our daughter started her first phase of orthodontics a few months ago and we love Dr Hashem and his staff! If it’s time for braces for your child, call today for a FREE Consultation and $0 Down to start braces, plus $1,500 off full braces. Sonshine Kids Child Development Center provides quality preschool education in a Christian environment. The children develop the fun of learning through spiritual, emotional, social and academic growth. Click the link below for current openings. Register by Aug. 24 and your enrollment fee is FREE ($100 Value, new students only.) Best Gymnastics
What does a state-of-the-art facility with Olympic gymnastics apparatus, 100 years of combined gymnastics experience and a sincere love for teaching children have in common? You will find it all at Best Gymnastics in Flower Mound!
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Footlights Dance Studio Dancewear Dance Supplies Flower Mound Yogi Kids
Footlights Dance Studio Offering ballet, pointe, tap, clogging, contemporary/lyrical, preK-2nd grade combo’s, drill team, hip hop, jazz, modern, musical theater, competitive teams & performing companies. Zumba® for the ladies, 14-adult.  Save $20 Off Registration Dallas Dancewear knows dance classes are starting up again and that means your dancer needs new shoes, leotards, tights and tutus! Now located in Parker Square! Come in today and save 15% on all of your dance needs. Also, be sure to check their clearance section! Yogi Kids/Fit Family is hosting a Back to School Bash on August 30th, from 5-9:30.  Kids have fun, while parents get away!  Also, Buy 5 pre-school plays, get your 6th free. These are 3 hour drop-off sessions for ages 3-5, Mon, Tues , Fri.
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School of Rock - Music Lessons in Flower Mound Save $2 on a kids haircut! Mornings with Mommy | Mommy and Me Class
School of Rock is not your typical music school! They
teach students to play, live, and appreciate music. They offer guitar, bass guitar, keyboards, drums and vocals in a very unique interactive environment. The performance-based approach to music lessons inspires students to learn, excel and be more confident as a result. Save 33 1/3% on first month’s tuition and a FREE T-Shirt.
Pigtails & Crewcuts is a new kids’ hair salon in the Shops at Highland Village and it’s called Pigtails & Crewcuts. My daughters (7 and 10 years old) visited the salon and give it their enthusiastic stamp of approval. The child-centric salon brings to life a colorful wonderland, filled with toys, trains, movies and Xbox One video games. Back to School Special – Save $2 on a haircut or $5 on ear piercing! Mornings with Mommy is a NEW Mommy and Me Class in Flower Mound organized by three North Texas moms. Like so many other parents, they were always looking for new ways to provide play-based learning experiences and social opportunities for their young children. Try a class for FREE!
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Shelly's Advanced Skin Care

Free Conditioning Treatment ($30 value) with Joel Senior Pictures Flower Mound Highland Village - Robin Kelm Photography
Shelly’s Advanced Skin Care Have the kids been driving you crazy? Leave your worries at the door and come indulge in a Tropical Fusion Facial or massage. You will feel pampered in Shelly’s new location! Receive $25 Off any service!
Let Joel Hays Hair Designs (certified Redken Color Specialist) help you get rid of your summer dry hair with a FREE Deep Conditioning Treatment with any hair service. This is a $30 value! Robin Kelm Photography offers on-location portraits for couples, maternity, newborns, babies, children, teens/seniors, and families. It’s time for fall mini-sessions. Just $185 per session that includes 5 digital images with print rights!
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Some of our favorite School Lunch Box friendly recipes.

inside-out sandwiches



Inside Out Sandwiches

Kids Caterpillar Bento Box


Caterpillar Kids Bento Box

Checkerboard Turkey Sandwich


Checkerboard Turkey Sandwich

Lunch Box Oat Bar


Lunch Box Oatmeal Bars










Back to School in Flower Mound

The first day of school is August 26th. Yes, that means you have less than 2 weeks to get everything finished up and ready to go. We have put together this feature with the hopes of giving you some links to the most important things you need to know, along with great savings from local kids activities and businesses in Flower Mound and Highland Village. We hope everyone has a great year! In case you need to know, here’s the 2013-14 school holidays list.








Tax Free Weekend is August 9-11th is earlier this year, so make sure you get out and do your shopping for some great once-a-year savings. You can read more about it and see the specific items that are tax-exempt by clicking here. Most school supply lists can be found on the individual school websites found on www.LISD.net











Getting ready for the new school year is sometimes a daunting task. You have school clothes and supplies to buy, after school programs and activities to plan and so much more. Read some tips from Flower Mound Family Counselor, Tiffany Smith, LMFT-S, LPC-S, NCC, for How to Survive the 1st Month of School.














Below you will find some ideas to help with many of the things on your checklist, while helping save a few pennies along the way. Please let us know if you liked this Back-to-School feature and if it helps make your last couple of weeks of summer a little easier! Click on the offers in RED to print coupons. **Many of these offers are only available to FlowerMoundFamily.com readers, so you must present coupon to the business.**









































































































































Kids R Kids Learning Academy The Tutoring Center in Flower Mound Kid's Closet Connection
Kids R Kids Learning Academy, is a new childcare/learning center in Flower Mound serving kids 6 weeks- 12 years. They understand brain development and implement the best learning environment, accredited program and exclusive curriculum to maximize your child’s learning and development. Back-to-School Open House Event on September 7th with bounce houses, face painters, food, drinks and some fun activities planned for the event. Register in August and Get Your 5th Week Free! Read More…







The Tutoring Center’s fun, proven, unique, one-to-one instruction known as “The Rotational Approach to Learning™” helps children improve their confidence, concentration and self esteem while strengthening the academic skills that they need to succeed in school and in life. Enroll Now and receive a Free Diagnostic Assessment and 2 Free Sessions. Shop, Sell & Volunteer at Kid’s Closet Connection! SHOP October 3-5, 2013 at Royal Affairs Ballroom in Lewisville. Save 60-90% off retail on gently used children’s items. SELL your gently used items and earn 65-70% of the selling price. VOLUNTEER before, during, or after the sale and receive special perks, plus entry to pre-sale. Read More…






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AquaKids Swim School - Flower Mound NTA Taekwondo Flower Mound Children's Courtyard - Forest Vista Flower Mound Daycare
AquaKids® Swim School is a year-round learn-to-swim program with facilities in Flower Mound and Keller, Texas. They offer swim lessons beginning at 6 months of age as well as private birthday parties. Enroll for Fall & Receive a free pair of Sprint Goggles. NTA Taekwondo teaches olympic taekwondo to kids and adults. They have produced champions at: state, regional and national championships!




Click Here for One month of free classes! (New students only.)

2 times a week for 4 weeks.

Finding the right daycare for your child is not an easy task and can be one of the most important decisions you make as a parent. You want your child to participate in programs that encourage creative exploration and discovery, while incorporating lessons that prepare them for future learning. Find this all at Children’s Courtyard – Forest Vista







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Color Me Mine in Flower Mound Sonshine Kids Flower Mound United Methodist Church Best Gymnastics - Flower Mound
Color Me Mine is a paint-it-yourself ceramic studio in Flower Mound. Bring a friend to Color Me Mine in August or September and receive 2 for 1 studio fees! This is perfect for back-to-school playgroups or girlfriend time! Click here to print coupon for 2 for 1 STUDIO FEES! Also available: Save $10 on any party booked for the month of September!







Sonshine Kids Child Development Center provides quality preschool education in a Christian environment. The children develop the fun of learning through spiritual, emotional, social and academic growth. Click the link below for current openings. Register by Aug. 24 and your enrollment fee is FREE ($100 Value, new students only.) Best Gymnastics




What does a state-of-the-art facility with Olympic gymnastics apparatus, 100 years of combined gymnastics experience and a sincere love for teaching children have in common? You will find it all at Best Gymnastics in Flower Mound! Click here to print a coupon for a FREE Open Gym!



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Footlights Dance Studio Dancewear Dance Supplies Flower Mound Yogi Kids
Footlights Dance Studio Offering ballet, pointe, tap, clogging, contemporary/lyrical, preK-2nd grade combo’s, drill team, hip hop, jazz, modern, musical theater, competitive teams & performing companies. Zumba® for the ladies, 14-adult. Come experience the difference! Dallas Dancewear knows dance classes are starting up again and that means your dancer needs new shoes, leotards, tights and tutus! Now located in Parker Square! Come in today and save 15% on all of your dance needs. Also, be sure to check their clearance section! Yogi Kids/Fit Family is now offering weekly classes for the whole family!!! Adult Yoga, Kids Yoga, Special Needs Yoga, Storybook Yoga, Family Yoga, Botty Camp, Adult Zumba, Kids Zumba and more! Visit their new location!
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Focal Point Personal Training Kiddoos Kids Hair Cuts Flower Mound Fish City Grill - Fit Fish!
Focal Point Personal Training Studio With the kids heading back to school, take some well-deserved time out for yourself to look and feel great! Focal Point offers a small group setting to maximize your results. No matter your age, experience, or fitness goals they will help you obtain your personal best! Read More… Kiddoos! Kids’ Salon is located inside of Stride Rite Lewisville. During haircuts kids can enjoy watching a movie or playing a video game and if Mom says it’s OK, each will receive a lollipop after the haircut. Call for your back-to-school appointment! Fish City Grill makes dinner easy. Heading back-to-school is a busy time of year. Don’t fret over where dinner is coming from. They believe in freshly prepared recipes, friendly service, and a cozy atmosphere. Make Fish City Grill part of your routine for dinner and receive a free appetizer (up to $8.99 value).
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The Actors Conservatory Theatre




Dance Reflections Dance Classes Flower Mound

Elements Therapeutic Massage in Flower Mound
The Actors Conservatory Theatre, now into its fourteenth year, and the seventh at the Crawford Center for the Arts, is a non-profit theatre that provides high quality children’s theatre in Lewisville, just a short drive from Flower Mound. This season kids will build confidence and have fun while they are introduced to the arts with show like Willie Wonka jr., Scrooge!, and Naranda. Read more…







Dance Reflections offers classes for children ages 3 years old and up in Ballet,Tap, Jazz, Contemporary, Hip Hop, and Drill Team Prep. We also offer a very special “Tippy Toes” program just for 2’s & 3’s. The studio is now in its 16th season and registering for Fall Now!




Click Here for a coupon to save 50% on Registration Fees!

As the old saying goes, moms carry the world on their shoulders. The good news is that weight doesn’t have to make your body ache anymore. The new Elements Therapeutic Massage recently opened in Flower Mound and you can have a 55-minute massage for just $49! Treat yourself…you survived summer!







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Shelly's Advanced Skin Care



Stride Rite of Lewisville Senior Pictures Flower Mound Highland Village - Robin Kelm Photography
Shelly’s Advanced Skin Care Have the kids been driving you crazy? Leave your worries at the door and come indulge in a Tropical Fusion Facial or massage. You will feel pampered in Shelly’s new location! Receive $25 Off any service!







Stride Rite of Lewisville is independently owned and operated by a Highland Village resident. Enjoy Back-to-School Savings with Buy 1, Get 1 50% Off Shoe Sale running August 8-18th! Robin Kelm Photography offers on-location portraits for couples, maternity, newborns, babies, children, teens/seniors, and families. It’s time for fall mini-sessions. Just $175 per session that includes 5 digital images with print rights!
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Swirl Bakery & Cafe  in Flower Mound Free Conditioning Treatment ($30 value) with Joel Painting with a Twist Flower Mound

Grab a friend and head to Swirl Bakery for breakfast after school starts. Through September 25th enjoy Swirl’s Back-to-School Breakfast Special: All American Breakfast for just $4.95. Includes Scrambled Eggs, Bacon, Potatoes, Fruit, Coffee or Tea.

Read More…


Let Joel Hays Hair Designs (certified Redken Color Specialist) help you get rid of your summer dry hair with a FREE Deep Conditioning Treatment with any hair service. This is a $30 value! Kids are back in school so it’s time for a Moms Night Out at Painting with a Twist! Grab a few girlfriends, bring your favorite snacks and beverages, have tons of fun and bring home a painted masterpiece. No painting experience required! Read More…
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Some of our favorite School Lunch Box friendly recipes.

inside-out sandwiches









Inside Out Sandwiches

Kids Caterpillar Bento Box






Caterpillar Kids Bento Box

Checkerboard Turkey Sandwich






Checkerboard Turkey Sandwich

Lunch Box Oat Bar






Lunch Box Oatmeal Bars


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