This little park in Rice Village is so well-hidden that you could walk right by without realizing it’s there. And that would be a shame, because this is the perfect area to relax with your little crawler, walker or runner. This green space is in the courtyard of the Hanover Rice Village apartment building. (Don’t […]

How have I lived in Houston for over two years without discovering this awesome toddler-friendly playground? If you haven’t been to Bellaire Town Square park yet, I recommend you check it out ASAP! The playground is divided into two areas – one for toddlers and one for big kids. There isn’t a fence or any […]

If Donovan Park and the West Gray Playground Without Limits had a baby, it would look like Tomball Memorial Playground (a.k.a. Matheson Park). If you’re anywhere near North Houston, this one is definitely worth a drive.  There are at least a half-dozen play structures here – more than I’ve seen at almost every other Houston […]

Recently, Lana and I have been venturing into the suburbs to expand our color-coded playground map beyond central Houston. And this adventure in Spring was definitely worth the drive. We found not one, but two baby-friendly parks connected by a paved trail appropriate for any stroller. Let’s start at Collins Park, my favorite of the […]

Midtown Houston is generally known as a neighborhood to hip youngsters, with a bevy of bars, restaurants, and apartment complexes a stone’s throw from downtown offices. So, is there much to do here for a couple of totally-not-hip parents with a Lana in tow? As it turns out, yes there is! Here’s a rundown of […]