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Category Archive: activities

The Historic Secret Garden in Fort Worth That You Have Never Seen is FREE and Open to the Public

Gardens bring out the best of our imaginations, and in this beautiful English garden in South Fort Worth, you can spend an afternoon exploring, pretending and just taking in the sights, sounds, and… Continue reading

The Amazing Dream Park in Fort Worth Will Make You Wish You Were a Kid Again

Having just opened at one of our favorite parks, Trinity Park on the Trinity River, we couldn’t wait to visit the new Dream Park in Fort Worth!  A FREE, inclusive park for all… Continue reading

14 Summer Day Trips from San Antonio

12 weekends.  That’s all we get of Summer Vacation, which is why Day Trips are the perfect way to make your summer memorable!     Most of these are under 60 minutes from San… Continue reading

14 of the Best Train Rides and Museums in Texas

Since the Harrisburg Railroad first began chugging through Southeast Texas in 1856, Texans have loved their trains!  Here’s some of the best train rides in the state, from passenger trains on Amtrak headed… Continue reading

Jenkins Farms Pick-Your-Own Peach Orchard, Bonham

It’s one of our favorite season in Texas, PEACH SEASON!  We grow some amazing fruit here, and you’re remiss if you don’t get out and enjoy it!  And there is nothing better than… Continue reading

24 Wonderful Reasons to Visit Port Aransas this Summer

  There’s so much to love about Port Aransas, and so much to do!  Here’s a few of our favorites things to so when visiting Mustang Island and Port Aransas! 1. Port Aransas… Continue reading

Texas State Aquarium, Corpus Christi

One of the biggest attractions in Corpus Christi, and located right on the bay, the Texas State Aquarium is a world-class aquarium with incredible exhibits, many of which are hands-on and interactive!  Where… Continue reading

Lake Travis Family Fun Things To Do

One of, if not the most beautiful lake in Texas, Lake Travis is not what you think of when you think Texas!  The lake known for it’s sparkling, green-blue water is one of… Continue reading

Why you need to visit 14th Street in Galveston

Galveston has become a year-round tourist destination, and people are visiting the island who never even set foot in the sand!  From Cruise Lines Departures to the island’s annual festivals like Mardi Gras… Continue reading

9 Reasons to Plan A Weekend Getaway to Leander

Often overlooked for it’s noisy neighbor, Austin, the city of Leander sits on the shores of Lake Travis and offers a wealth of fun for a summer vacation or weekend getaway! 1. Sandy… Continue reading

Fort Worth Nature Center

Why are there crowds at the Fort Worth Nature Center?  Because it’s so cool! As someone who has been frequenting the Fort Worth Nature Center for years, it’s strange to see the changes. … Continue reading

25 of the Best Things to See and Do (and Eat) on I-35 in Texas

I-35 spans a lot of Texas, from Gainesville to Laredo, and here’s our list of some of the best stops along the way! 1.  Gainesville gives you the Frank Buck Zoo and Leonard… Continue reading

15 Things to do in New Braunfels After You’ve Toobed the River

After a fun day toobing either the Comal or Guadalupe River in New Braunfels, there are still plenty of fun things to do in town! 1. Snake Farm and Animal Zoo   From what… Continue reading

15 Free Things to do in Fort Worth

No more sitting around with nothing to do, here’s a list of 15 fun and FREE things to do in Fort Worth! 1.  Free Tour of the Federal Bureau of Printing and Engraving  Open… Continue reading

Richland Chambers Lake Family Fun Things To Do

  If you’re craving a quiet lake where you can sit back and watch the fish jump, then look no further than Richland Chambers Lake!  The third largest lake in Texas, it’s convenient… Continue reading