Category Archive: books

The Most Artsy Place in Texas, The Village of Salado

Salado is such a fun little village, and reminds me of a smaller Fredericksburg, without the crowds!  There are over 60 shops and galleries in downtown, restaurants, breweries and wineries, and several great… Continue reading

Klyde Warren Park is Still One of the Best Places to Visit in Dallas!

Dallas has some of the coolest things, but what could be better than a FREE, fantastic City Park in Downtown, with amazing daily scheduled activities, water features for keeping cool during the summer… Continue reading

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

One of the most vibrant and exciting places to visit in Downtown Houston is Discovery Green Park, which always has something fun happening, surrounded by great restaurants and things to see and do!… 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