Category Archive: books

18 Things to See and Do on Alabama’s Coastal Connection National Scenic Byway

Take this amazing Scenic Byway on your way to Gulf Shores or Destin for a chance to see the gentle transformation of the Alabama Gulf Coast to the Southern elegance and charm by… Continue reading

10 Things to do in Galveston in the rain

While we usually don’t let a little summer rain stop us from having a good time in Galveston, some days you just need to get out of the rain and luckily Galveston is… Continue reading

A Weekend at Beavers Bend Resort State Park, Broken Bow, Oklahoma

Broken Bow is quickly becoming one of the most visited areas in Oklahoma, and just 3 hours from DFW, it’s easy to see from all the Texas license plates that many Texans are… Continue reading

Discovery Green, Houston

Americans and travelers from around the world are heading to Houston this year to attend a World Series Champion Astros game, and even before the season begins, the entire Bayou City is welcoming… Continue reading

Buffalo Nickels Mini-Golf and Arcade, Burleson

A friend at work told me about Buffalo Nickels Mini-Golf and Arcade in Burleson, where all the video games cost nickels, instead of quarters!  She said her kids really enjoyed it, so we… Continue reading

MISD Multi-Cultural Festival, Mansfield

We have been “iced” in since Sunday afternoon, and we are all feeling a fair amount of cabin fever!  The weather forecast for the rest of the week, and this weekend doesn’t look… Continue reading

Lone Star Brahmas at NYTEX Sports Centre, North Richland Hills

We had the best time cheering for the Lone Star Brahmas hockey team at NYTEX Sports Centre!  The games are filled with fun activities for the fans, and best of all, the Brahmas… Continue reading

Harlem Globetrotters at NRG Arena, Houston

Don’t Miss The Harlem Globetrotters Coming to Houston’s NRG Arena for 4 Games on Fri, Jan 23-Sun, Jan 25. Save $7 Off Select Tickets to any Harlem Globetrotter Game with promo code FAMGUIDE… Continue reading

Bastrop State Park, Bastrop

Bastrop State Park is one of the most beloved parks, and it’s easy to see why.  It’s absolutely beautiful!  The park and it’s staff offer many activities to keep everyone happy! Check out… Continue reading

washing dishes with God

I recently read The Shack, by William P. Young, which was loaned to me by a friend.  I really enjoyed the book, and one of the images that really stood out to me was… Continue reading