Archive for the 'Holiday Tips' Category


Top Halloween Events Near Craig Ranch in McKinney

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Boo! If you’re getting excited about all the fun Halloween events this year near our master-planned community, then you’ll want to read this quick guide to some of the best Halloween events that’ll be happening near Craig Ranch in McKinney.

Charming Decorations for a Winter Wedding

Thursday, January 12th, 2017

Need some last-minute ideas for decorations? We can help! Our master-planned community has a few ideas for charming decorations for a winter wedding.

Turn Your Home into a Winter Wonderland

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016

Living in Texas, you don’t usually get to enjoy a snow-filled Christmas, but don’t let that stop you from creating your own winter wonderland at Craig Ranch in McKinney, TX! Take advantage of the modern home designs and open floor plans of the homes in our master-planned community to turn your house into a glorious [...]

How to Host a Flawless Christmas Party

Thursday, December 1st, 2016

When it comes to hosting a party, things can get a little stressful. The modern home designs and open floor plans of our homes make hosting a party more manageable by offering plenty of space so you and your guests can easily move through your home. Here are a few tips on how to host a flawless Christmas party!

Tips for Hosting a 4th of July Cookout

Thursday, June 16th, 2016

Here are a few tips for hosting a 4th of July cookout in the master-planned community of Craig Ranch in McKinney, TX.

A Guide to Winter Workouts in Craig Ranch

Monday, November 30th, 2015

With Thanksgiving officially in the rear-view mirror and Christmas on the horizon, motivation can usually go out the window as most go into winter-mode. Cold temperatures, nights that start at 6, and the idea of cozying up under a nice warm blanket, can make it easy to get out of a workout routine.

Four Simple Table Decorations for a Craig Ranch Thanksgiving

Friday, November 13th, 2015

As preparation begins for Thanksgiving around Craig Ranch in McKinney, TX, there can be a lot that needs to be done before the big holiday. Especially if you’re playing host. There’s the food, space, seating, and last but not least, the center piece for the table where the main course will be served.

How to Host the Perfect St. Patty’s Day Party in Your McKinney Home

Friday, March 6th, 2015

Hosting a party in your McKinney home can easily become stressful, but it doesn’t have to be if you plan ahead! Saint Patrick’s Day is only a couple weeks away, and with these tips, your party is sure to be a blast. 1. Hit the store early If possible, try to purchase everything you need [...]

Where to Spend Valentine’s Day in McKinney, Texas

Friday, February 6th, 2015

Valentine’s Day is a week away! Whether you’re celebrating it with a loved one, or celebrating it with some friends, it’s always good to spread a little love. There are numerous places in and around McKinney, TX that are the perfect date night destinations for February 14th, but here are five of Craig Ranch’s favorites: [...]

Simple New Year’s Resolutions: Effective and Easy to Keep

Monday, December 29th, 2014

We will welcome the new year this week, and that means it’s time to reflect on 2014 and decide how you want to move forward in 2015. For many people, the new year is an opportunity to create new goals. Coming up with practical resolutions can be difficult, so we’ve compiled this short list to [...]