Love of God, Family and Country - these are the focus of Teral's life and here she shares her passions with those who share her same interests. As a native Texan Teral's roots are deep in the soil of Dallas-Collin County where the culture is as diverse as the people. North Central Texas is one of the fastest growing areas in the nation and expected to continue in the coming years.
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Late October and autumn days have finally shown up in Texas! Breckinridge Park located in Richardson is the perfect place to go to enjoy the autumn weather. I made a visit to the playground yesterday on my travel between 2 points. I was delighted to have some quality time on the playground. Schel...
There is so much to enjoy while living in the City of Murphy TX. One of its many benefits is the recycle options offered like the one today. It was a huge success even if I were to speak for only one household. Residents were able to recycle a variety of items including some old fence sections......
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow once said "In character, in manners, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.” Living a life worth living is complicated enough without us making it more complicated than it already is. While Jesus was here on earth he summed it up for us into thre...
Wylie, TX presently has 2 high schools, Wylie and Wylie East. As the community continues to grow and expand there may be a 3rd high school in the future. For now the competition is fierce between the 2 high schools. Friday night at the Wylie stadium located just behind Wylie High the Wylie Pirate...
Today I read Donna's October challenge on blogging about a person or persons you would like to meet in the Rain. The thought first brought to my mind the Raincamps that were done locally in days gone by. And how I had been blessed to attend 2 of these Raincamps in Dallas. I had the opportunity to...
Be sure to visit the Murphy Fire Station today during its annual Open House. The Murphy Fire Station is located at 206 North Murphy Road, on the campus of the Municipal Complex. Firefighters will be onhand and ready to show you around their workplace. The Open House is set to begin at 10 a.m. and...
Murphy is home to more than 18,000 residents - the population has multiplied six times since I bought my first home in Murphy back in 1999. Here's a look at two of the top selling neighborhoods in the city of Murphy, Collin County, Texas. The top selling neighborhood during the summer months and ...
May the people impacted by today's gov't shutdown take delight in knowing come election time they will have the upper hand. #DearCongress — Teral McDowell (@teralmc) October 2, 2013
Recently the City of Murphy joined the national "Sick of Signs" campaign. Sponsored by the American Association of Code Enforcement (AACE) the campaign is against the proliferation of unauthorized signs, posters and flyers found littered throughout the city. Although temporary signs such as those...