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at Green Meadows

Discovering Celina’s Historic Downtown
At the core of Downtown Celina, Green Meadows welcomes locals and tourists alike to immerse themselves in a lively community rich with heritage and modern delights. Green Meadows is a captivating mix of historic charm and modern ease, making it a must-visit for anyone who values the allure of small-town life alongside the benefits of […]
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Celina, Texas: Fastest Growing City in the Metroplex
Buckle up for a fascinating ride through the heart of Celina, Texas – a vibrant gem quickly booming on the map as the fastest-growing city in the Metroplex. Imagine living where friendly waves from neighbors are just part of the morning routine, and community events feel like family reunions.   Since 2020, Celina, Texas, has […]
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Cajun Fest in Celina, Texas
Get ready to spice up your calendar! This year, Celina is bringing the heart and soul of Louisiana right to your doorstep with our annual Cajun Fest. Held on May 11th in the Celina Downtown Square, this event promises a day packed with zest and more crawfish than you can shake a stick at.   […]
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Spring into Action: Fitness Opportunities
It’s time to spring into action and get moving to get fit for all the fun stuff you want to do! Need to get in shape for swimsuit season? You have lots of choices at Green Meadows and in Celina itself. From walking to swimming to CrossFit, yoga, and martial arts, you’re bound to find […]
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Pet-Friendly Perks: Explore Dog-Friendly Spots
Celina is a haven for pet lovers and foodies alike, so lash up your furry pals and head out to eat, drink, and have a great time! More and more restaurants, breweries, and entertainment spots welcome every family member, furry or not, so you have lots of choices now that the weather is perfect for […]
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Green Meadows Family Fitness
Turning fitness into family time is fun and rewarding! Sure, the health benefits are great, but bonding time is the real payoff. It can be hard to fit quality time and exercise into a tight schedule, so combining fitness with family time just makes sense. Schedule time for healthy habits to teach kids the importance […]
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Keeping the Kiddos Entertained in a Small-town
Kids can have more fun in a small town than a big city! They can find fun around every corner, and you can rest easy knowing they’re safe in their own hometown. In a small town like Celina, there’s a wide world to explore without dealing with the hustle and bustle of the big city. […]
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DIY Home Projects
Don’t let winter get you down—use your inside time to get creative! Brightening up your home with easy DIY projects could be just what the doctor ordered to help keep your family smiling this winter. There are a lot of fun and simple ways to liven up your living quarters without spending a lot of […]
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Green Meadows Community Hive
Green Meadows has a new queen, and she’s creating quite a buzz! Our new queen bee, called Queen Meadows, and her hive are the first managed, operational bee hive in any Celina master-planned community. Everyone here is excited to welcome our new neighbors, and we’re looking forward to tasting their honey. So you may ask, […]
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New Year, New Home: Resolutions for Homeowners
Have a Happy Home Improvement New Year! Make your 2024 resolution to get things done around your home. If you’ve been thinking about redecorating, now’s the perfect time for a fresh look. If your house needs TLC, maybe you need to plan for renovations, upgrades, or energy efficiency. The key is to set achievable goals […]
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Creating Lasting Memories: DIY Family Traditions for the Holidays
Most of us have traditions in our lives. Maybe your family watches the Macy’s parade every Thanksgiving or puts up the Christmas tree the day after. Family traditions foster a sense of unity with loved ones and can create cherished holiday memories that last a lifetime. That’s why DIY traditions are so much fun—everyone gets […]
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Celina Charm
Living a connected life is easy in Celina, where you’re part of a small-town community that sticks together. Celina’s small-town charm may be the reason it’s the fastest-growing city in North Texas. When you live here, you’re part of the connected community, living your best life every day!   So what makes Celina so special? […]
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Transform Your Garage
Are rakes, bicycles, and tools cramping your garage style? Does it seem hopeless? Don’t feel lonely because a lot of us have the same problem. But don’t despair because you can transform the garage into a functional, organized space with a little effort and not much money. By learning how to store things, you’ll free […]
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Halloween Safety Tips for Celina Families
If you’re planning to dress up and roam around asking for treats on Halloween, keeping your family safe is the number one priority. Whether you stay in your neighborhood, go to Beware! of the Square downtown, or hit different places for trick-or-treating, use these tips to have peace of mind about your family’s safety in […]
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Troubadour Festival
Boots, Boogie, and Barbecue. What more can a Texan ask for in a festival? Except maybe the most barbecue joints and country artists ever gathered together at a festival! That’s precisely what you’ll find at this year’s Troubadour Festival right here in Celina.   This is the third and biggest celebration of Texas BBQ and […]
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Fall Foliage: Tips for Creating an Autumn Aesthetic
Whether you want to create an inviting and festive environment for guests or simply enjoy more fall colors in your yard, autumn is the perfect time to spruce up your landscape. You can easily add warm autumn colors with fall foliage and even grow pretty plants to eat as well as admire. The trick is […]
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Back to School Success: Parenting Tips for a Smooth Academic Year
Supporting your children mentally and physically will help them, and you have a smooth school year. We hope the initial back-to-school stress is gone by now and you've settled into your new daily routine. Now, you can add some extra support and help your kiddos establish good habits so they can have a stellar academic […]
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Mom’s Night Out!
School's about to start, so this is an excellent time for a good old-fashioned Mom's Night Out! Take a break from the hustle and bustle of school prep and last-minute summer activities to have some "me" time—get away, relax, and have some fun. You could go on a date night, do something just for yourself, […]
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Last Days of Summer Activities
It’s hard to believe summer’s almost over, but there are still a few days before school starts, so why not make the most of them?   Avoid the Heat   With the weather hitting triple digits, looking for fun indoors may be necessary to avoid the heat. One local indoor activity is to visit the […]
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SINGLE-FAMILY OR PLANNED COMMUNITY: Inside this $2B master-planned community in Celina
WINNER: Green Meadows Deal size: 1,400 acres Key players: Tomlin Investments; City of Celina; Bank of the Ozarks; Castlerock Communities; Gehan Homes; Pacesetter Homes; Stonehollow Homes Key number: $2B — Built-out tax value of the development Tomlin Investments has quietly assembled large swaths of land in Celina, Anna, Westin and Howe to develop residential communities. […]
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Beach Packing Hacks
Summer and the beach go together like peas and carrots, but the sun and sand can cause trouble for even the most seasoned beach-goer. Make your beach days a breeze using these hacks to help you pack and keep calm in the hot summer sand.   Instead of carrying all of your beach gear on […]
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Green Meadows makes a splash in hot market of Celina
The master-planned community of Green Meadows by Tomlin Investments features an 8-acre amenity complex. The Dallas Builders Association’s Community of the Week is Green Meadows, a new master-planned community by Tomlin Investments. Its exceptional amenities and proximity to the best of North Texas via the Dallas North Tollway is attracting droves of relocating families and […]
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Go Green in Celina
We love Celina and do our best to help keep our city green. We’re guessing you feel the same, so we’ve put together this list of easy ways to go green and live more sustainably.   Keep Celina Beautiful You can pitch in by dropping off your unwanted items on Celina’s Clean Sweep days. All […]
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Hacks for Pet Owners
Hacks For Pet Owners We love our furry family members, but living with them is sometimes challenging. We all could use some help with everyday issues, so we rounded up these hacks.   Hair Removal Pet hair clings to the upholstery, carpet, drapes, bedding, and your clothing. Using a lint brush doesn't always get the […]
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Home Maintenance Tips for Summer
There is a lot to keep in mind to keep your home in top shape for summer, so we created a checklist to help you get it all done so you can enjoy more time playing and relaxing.   Outdoor Prep and Maintenance   Summer home maintenance starts with a general outside checkup:    Check […]
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Volunteer Opportunities in Celina
Volunteering is fun and rewarding, and life at Green Meadows offers abundant opportunities to connect with and serve your community.   For example, the city of Celina has a lot of volunteer opportunities for ages 16 and up. One fun way to get involved and meet new people is to work at a city-hosted event, […]
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Cinco de Mayo: In Celina
It’s time to break out the aguas frescas and sombreros, because Cinco de Mayo is here! The city's Cinco de Mayo spirit is alive, from vibrant decorations to mouthwatering Mexican cuisine.    Whether you're looking for margarita specials or traditional folk dancing performances, something special is offered this holiday season that everyone can enjoy. If […]
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HEB Coming To Celina: All You Need To Know
Blending the best of shopping, delicious eateries, and entertainment, the blossoming city of Celina shines with amenities the whole family will enjoy. From the city’s vibrant and charming downtown square and Main Street to the peaceful park and scenery in the comfort of your community, the town is becoming the place to be.   And […]
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Visit The Little Wooden Penguin this Spring
What do you get when you combine 28 different beer + wine options on tap, a succulent bar, home goods, food trucks, putt-putt, and a lovely outdoor patio all in one place? The answer is easy: Little Wooden Penguin!    If you're looking for a spot with the best selection to enjoy the Spring season […]
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#CelinaEats: The Nook CKMC
Looking for a place to grab a drink or tasty lunch with friends or family? Lucky for you, the city of Celina has many great restaurant options. And one of the highly patronized restaurant options in Celina is TheNookCKMC.   Located within a 7-minute drive from Green Meadows, TheNookCKMC is a Cocktail Kitchen & Market […]
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