Welcome back to the Terraces on the Parkway Blog! Halloween is coming up and we’re hoping to make it a magical one. In our last post, we shared a few interesting Harry Potter facts that coincide with the scariest holiday of the year. To make things even more magical, we invite you to relax in your Grand Prairie, Texas apartment with a few magical lines from the Harry Potter books and movies. Enjoy! (more…)
It’s always fun to discuss the world’s favorite wizard, and this month is no different. With Halloween fast approaching, the Terraces on the Parkway Blog is excited to share some facts about Harry Potter and this frightful holiday. Sit back and enjoy reading today’s blog post in the comfort of your apartment in Grand Prairie, Texas. (more…)
There’s no better way to recoup your energy than a trip to the local movie theater. In today’s post, Terraces on the Parkway Blog is sharing a few of the highly anticipated movies released during this month. What a great opportunity to get out of the apartment and just have some fun in Grand Prairie, Texas! (more…)
This week, take some time to enjoy all that Grand Prairie, Texas has to offer. The Terraces on the Parkway Blog invites you to visit three great spots that are just minutes from your apartment. Catch a show at the Uptown Theater, be amazed at Ripley’s Believe It or Not Odditorium, or go on a shopping spree at the Grand Prairie Premium Outlets. (more…)
“A mantra is a motivating chant, like the ‘I think I can, I think I can’ you repeat over and over to yourself on the last stretch of every marathon you run” — vocabulary.com. Mantras are not limited to only a repeated phrase and are often tied to moments of meditation, motivation, and reflection. Many of us have our own mantras in life, things that motivate and inspire us to move forward. Often, a mantra is an inspiring quote that’s either easy to remember or has a deeper meaning to the individual. You might say it in private in your apartment, or at while at work. (more…)
At Terraces on the Parkway, we know it’s important to have fun. Our swimming pool, playground, and clubhouse are just a few of the fun things you can do right outside your door — but in today’s post, we invite you to take some time to enjoy being in your apartment with your friends from Grand Prairie, Texas. Here are three great board games that are a lot of fun! Let us know which one is your favorite. (more…)
The summer sun is an invitation to head over to the pool to cool down, especially with all the heat in Grand Prairie, Texas. Why not get a group together to play some pool games? Today, Terraces on the Parkway Blog is sharing a list of games that you can enjoy in the swimming pool right outside your apartment. (more…)
July is National Ice Cream Month, and to celebrate, the Terraces on the Parkway Blog is sharing two delicious cheesecake ice cream recipes for you to make in your apartment. There aren’t many better ways to cool off in Grand Prairie, Texas than eating ice cream in your air conditioned apartment. Beat the heat with these frozen desserts from Desserts with Benefits. Who knew that cheesecake ice cream could taste this good — and still be healthy? (more…)
Today the Terraces on the Parkway Blog has a few more ideas that can help makes guests feel welcome and everything about the visit go more smoothly. It takes a bit of time to prepare, but the results in comfort and classiness are worth it.
— Clear out some space for your guest, whether that be a drawer, a shelf, a cubby, or even a suitcase rack similar to a hotel room. Also, provide a few hangers and a place to hang clothes up. (An over-the-door hook makes a good place to hang a few items of clothing.) Show your guest where the iron and ironing board are kept, too. (more…)
The Terraces on the Parkway Blog is featuring three botanical gardens in the area: Botanical Gardens – Heritage Park, Fort Worth Botanical Garden, and Texas Discovery Gardens. Stroll through one of these beautiful and vibrant gardens before the month is through. Botanical gardens are great places to spend a sunny summer day in Texas. Each of these gardens is less than thirty minutes away from Grand Prairie, TX. (more…)
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