Castle Montessori: The Leader in Montessori Education

by Susan Neuhalfen Vikas and Varsha Patel have been there. Just a few years ago, they were two full-time working parents looking for a school for their two young children. They wanted a safe learning environment where their children would

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Bike Ride With Your Tribe

by Susan Neuhalfen Have you ever seen an idea in another country and thought to yourself that that would be a great product to try in the US? Denton resident Aaron Powell did just that. The former middle school band

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Styles for the School Year

We checked with some local store managers to find the basic “must haves” for the school year. Here are their recommendations: H&M: Store Manager Cedrick says to start with the basics: black leggings and basic shirts in every color imaginable.

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When Its’s Important to Supplement Your Child’s Education

by Susan Neuhalfen Castle Hills resident Beena Momin knows a lot about tutoring children. As a 13 year-old she began tutoring kids after school for 4-5 hours every day. Even when she was home from college, she would conduct private

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Low Carb Sugarless Snacks for Kids (and Parents)

Now that everyone is going back to school the kids will be hungry the second they get home. Curb that need for sugar by having sugarless snacks ready to go: Berry Powerful Smoothie 1 c. fresh or frozen organic berries

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How to Deal With Migraines

by Susan Neuhalfen If one has never experienced migraines, it is hard to understand the pain attached to them. Migraines are debilitating headaches that make performing daily tasks difficult for even the most determined of people. They affect roughly 12%

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Volleyball: Lady Hawks Out to Defend Their Crown

by Steve Gamel Hebron’s volleyball team is not short on talent this season. But for the Lady Hawks to win a third-straight state title, they’ll have to fill the most important position on the court. Longtime head coach Karen Keeney

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Welcome to Life in Castle Hills

Kelly Murray, Publisher & Editor kelly@murray-media.com 972.899.3637 It is our pleasure to welcome you to Life in Castle Hills Magazine. Inside these pages, you will find a variety of family and community articles highlighting life in your neighborhood. Featuring family-friendly,

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Hope & Basketball

by Susan Neuhalfen Every summer he sets out with a team of great folks to teach kids in underprivileged areas about the word of God through basketball. For many years, Hoops for Hope has conducted camps all over the world

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Season Preview: The Colony Could Vie for District 14-5A Title

by Steve Gamel There’s not much separating The Colony from potentially laying claim to the District 14-5A title in 2017. Last year, the Cougars lost a wild 56-31 game to Prosper on Oct. 21, yet both teams went on to

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