How to Protect Your Home from Burglars

Thursday, September 8th, 2016

When your home is broken into, it can be a truly terrifying experience. Don’t let your home fall victim to thieves. To help you do just that, the master-planned community of Craig Ranch in McKinney, TX is sharing a few tips on how to keep your home safe from burglars.

Darling Homes Coming Soon to Spicewood at Craig Ranch

Friday, November 6th, 2015

The more than 400 acres of sprawling green spaces known as Craig Ranch in McKinney, Texas will continue its growth with the newest addition coming soon: Darling Homes in Spicewood! Located at the four corners of McKinney, Plano, Allen, and Frisco, the award-winning master-planned community has all of the amenities to help families live the [...]

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 [...]

How to Prepare Your McKinney Home and Garden for Spring

Friday, February 20th, 2015

The cold weather months are here, but they won’t be around much longer! Soon spring will be in FULL bloom in McKinney, TX! Here are a few simple tips for preparing your McKinney home and garden for the warmer months ahead: 1. Seal up spaces Spring in Texas often leads to storms and spring showers. [...]

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: [...]

It’s Never Too Late to Start a Healthy Lifestyle

Monday, December 22nd, 2014

If you think the ship has sailed on getting fit and leading a healthy lifestyle, think again. Recent research by the Cooper Institute, the parent of the Cooper Fitness Center Craig Ranch, shows that those who stay active through midlife had fewer chronic diseases in their later years. That means you can start now, and [...]

Last Minute DIY Holiday Gifts

Friday, December 19th, 2014

This time of year is the season of giving, but sometimes it can be hard to come up with clever gift ideas without spending an arm and a leg. If you’re still scrambling to find the perfect present, Craig Ranch has you covered. Take a look at these simple DIY holiday gift ideas you can [...]

How to Keep Your McKinney, TX Home Safe During the Holidays

Friday, December 12th, 2014

The holidays are here in McKinney, TX and for many families that means you are busier than ever! It’s easy to get swept away decorating your McKinney home for the holidays or preparing your travel plans. So, we’ve complied a few simple tips to keep your house safe during all the hustle and bustle. Get [...]

Unique Outdoor Holiday Décor Ideas For Your McKinney, TX Home

Friday, December 5th, 2014

With Thanksgiving behind us and December 25th looming, most people already have their holiday décor out. The holidays are a wonderful time to live in Craig Ranch; as you walk down the street and see the lights aglow and the trees hung with precious ornaments. For those who are still unsure how to incorporate unique [...]

4 Ways to Have a Perfect, Relaxing Thanksgiving in Your McKinney, Texas Home

Friday, November 14th, 2014

The thought of hosting Thanksgiving, whether for the first time or the tenth time, sends most into a panic. Whether a beautiful home with a kitchen in an open floor plan is available to you or not, it can be stressful time. Each November, Craig Ranch residents travel far to see family while some choose [...]