Category Archive: dogs

Tips and Tricks for Having A Great Time at the Coyote Drive In Theater in Fort Worth

The Drive In really is our favorite way to watch a movie!  I love being outdoors, the excitement of playing with the kids before the movie, and the laid back atmosphere during the… Continue reading

10 Things Not To Miss at the 38th Annual North Texas Irish Festival in Fair Park

March 6-8th, the beautiful art deco buildings in Dallas’s Fair Park will be the home of the 38th Annual North Texas Irish Festival!  The second largest festival in Fair Park, there will be… 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

How to Keep Cool Like a Local at this FREE Park on the San Marcos River

One of our favorite swimming holes this summer has been at Rio Vista Park in San Marcos, and if you visit you’ll love it, too!  While most of the tourist head down to… Continue reading

Taking a Dip At The Devil’s Watering Hole in Texas

You will love this Texas Swimming Hole on a hot day, and you don’t even need to sell your soul to the devil to play here!  One of the wonders of the Texas… 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

Where to Play, Eat, and Stay in Orange Beach, Alabama

Just East of Gulf Shores, Alabama, Orange Beach sits on the beach and bay of the Gulf Coast, offering the best of both worlds to vacationers!  A little less crowded and congested than… Continue reading

Which Beach is Right for You? A Guide to 10 of the Best Beaches in Galveston

Planning a visit to Galveston Island but not sure which beach is the best?  Here’s a breakdown of each beach, so you can find the perfect place to put your toes in the… Continue reading

15 Free Things to do in Arlington this Summer

We usually exhaust our summer funds by the 2nd week of June, and with 10 more weeks of summer ahead, we are looking for FREE things to do!  Here’s a great list of… Continue reading

Woodshed Smokehouse on the Trinity Trails in Fort Worth

If the Woodshed Smokehouse were located anywhere else in Fort Worth, it would still be a really great restaurant, but it’s unique location on the Trinity River, adjacent to the Trinity Trails makes it a… 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

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