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Category Archive: activities

Granbury Ghost and Legends Tour in Historic Downtown Granbury

A fun and family-friendly tour around the Historic Granbury Courthouse Square, the Granbury Ghost and Legends Tour is a year-round fun event that happens every Friday and Saturyday evening!  I’ve done the tour… Continue reading

Fort Richardson State Park, Historic Site and Lost Creek Reservoir Trailway, Jacksboro

One of the most famous of the Texas Forts Trail, Fort Richardson State Park gives you a look at the life on a frontier fort with restored buildings and some ruins during the… Continue reading

Street Dreams, Fredericksburg

While on most Texas Hill Country Ranches you expect to find cows or goats, at Street Dreams outside of Fredericksburg, the ranch is full of classic cars!   Open Tuesday – Saturday, you can… Continue reading

Altstadt Brewery, Fredericksburg

We love good German food, and my husband loves German beer, all of which make Altstadt Brewery a fun destination when in the Texas Hill Country! Doesn’t it just look like a huge… Continue reading

Stonehenge II, Ingram

It wasn’t aliens that built Stonehenge II in the Texas Hill Country, a 80 percent-scale replica of the famed stones in England, but it’s still a great place to visit in Ingram, overlooking… Continue reading

You Won’t Believe This Refurbished Tour Bus in the Texas Hill Country Where You Can Spend the Weekend!

I’ve been humming Johnny Cash songs all week, thanks to our incredible stay in the Highwaymen Tour Bus in Ingram this week!  This 1953 repurposed Greyhound tour bus was our home-away from home… Continue reading

Let’s Go To Luckenbach, Texas

Luckenbach sits between Johnson City and Fredericksburg, just a short little detour off the highway, but it seems a million miles away from present day.  A place where time has stopped, or at… Continue reading

Pecan Street Brewing, Johnson City

Johnson City has so much to do nearby, so you need a place to refuel and relax afterwards!  We spent a great afternoon relaxing in the Biergarten at Pecan Street Brewing, but they… Continue reading

Lanterns in the Garden at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden

I love Lantern Festivals, and I’m so excited that the Fort Worth Botanic Garden is hosting one during the Spring!  It seems most are during the Winter, when it’s freezing!  We visited and… Continue reading

Rogue Brick Builders Lounge, Fort Worth

We are just head over heals for this new place we found in Fort Worth, a place to just go and build with their Legos!  We had so much fun!  It’s much more… Continue reading

Dublin Bottling Works, Dublin

Dublin Bottling Works, once the Dublin Dr Pepper Bottling Company, was known for decades as the only Dr Pepper Bottling Company to still use pure cane sugar instead of cane syrup.  They dropped… Continue reading

Veldhuizen Cheese Shoppe and Farm, Dublin

Whether you want to introduce your kids to real food and how it’s made, or you yourself are a foodie and love local artisan foods, the tour at Veldhuizan Cheese is a perfect,… Continue reading

Rainbow Vomit Immersive Art Exhibit and Selfie Studio, Dallas

Stepping into the exhibits at Rainbow Vomit, the interactive art gallery set amid the bars on Parry Ave. in Dallas’ Fair Park, is like stepping into a comic book.  You’re set adrift in… Continue reading

American Airlines C R Smith Museum, Fort Worth

The CR Smith Museum is often overlooked for the larger science museums in Dallas and Fort Worth, but if you have a child that loves planes, it’s the perfect place to visit!  Smaller… Continue reading

11 Incredible Spring Break Destinations in Texas

Spring Break is coming, and it’s time to make plans for the best one ever!  Here’s 11 of our favorite Spring Break Destinations, from hikes in West Texas to never ending concerts by… Continue reading