Krystal Hurst

Krystal Hurst
From a fourth grade teaching career in Richardson to managing a letterpress studio in the Design District of Dallas, Krystal finally found her calling with the not-so-simple life of motherhood. She’s been married for her best friend and husband, Tim, for 15 years and enjoys spending time with her sons, Mark (born March 2011), Zachary (born January 2013), Nathan (born October 2015), and Jake (born July 2018). When not devoting her time to Dallas Moms Blog and her family, she enjoys eating cheaply and traveling often!

5 Family-Friendly Ways to Embrace Snow in Texas

So, they say there's going to be snow in Dallas... While many native Dallasites know not to get our hopes up (as snow is typically just a wintery urban legend), it's hard to not start...

3 Warm Southern Dishes for Cooler Winter Months

My family comes from a long line of Texans; at least 5 generations to be exact! So traditional family meals were exactly what you'd imagine growing up in my southern home. Chicken Fried Steak,...

6 Places To Go For A Kid’s Haircut in Dallas

There comes a time for every mom when you glance down at your little one's head and realize... I think it's time for a haircut! This is a common question we see in our...

10 Things You Didn’t Know You Needed On Amazon Prime Day

UPDATED: October 13, 2020 to reflect current sales. Did you know that experts believe holiday shopping has already started? After 8 months of quarantine and Shelter-in-Place, we're ready to have a sense of "normalcy", and...

25 Family-Friendly Fall Activities in DFW

Pumpkin Spice Lattes are upon us, which means the fall festivities are in full swing! There are so many fun activities, outdoor festivals, and little towns to visit during the refreshing fall season in...

Where To Go When the Hospital Isn’t An Option

This post has been sponsored by CareNow. All opinions are 100% our own! While I never want my boys to do something dangerous, this year in particular, when I saw them being a little too adventurous,...

TEA Releases Guidelines for 2020-2021 :: What Parents Need To Know!

The Texas Education Agency has officially released its recommended guidelines on July 7, 2020 that school districts will use to plan for the 2020-2021 school year during the coronavirus pandemic. It is recommended that...

4 Things You Didn’t Know About Your Bra

This post has been sponsored by Allure Intimate Apparel. All opinions are 100% my own! 27 years ago, my mom sat me down (around the age of 10) and try to delicately explain to me...

Neighbor :: Make Money With Your Unused Space

This post has been sponsored by Neighbor. All opinions are 100% our own. A few years ago my husband and I purchased a storage shed for the side of our house. It had one purpose...

How Greetabl Allows You To Get Personal From a Distance

This post has been sponsored by Greetabl. All opinions are 100% our own! In the world of social media, email, and online exchanges, receiving physical mail from loved ones has become more important than ever...

Dine at Home with $0.99 Kids Meals from McAlister’s Deli

This post has been sponsored by McAlister's Deli. All opinions are 100% my own. Last June, my family and I were displaced after a freak thunderstorm brought in 70+ mph winds, knocking down massive trees...

A Parent’s Guide to COVID-19 {Coronavirus} in Dallas

Updated 3.23.2020 @ 8:50 PM Over the last few weeks, the news about COVID-19 {Coronavirus} has been coming hard and fast. As parents, we have to quickly sort fact from fiction to make the best...