Category Archive: Gardens

10 of the Best Things to do along the Trinity Railway Express Line

Trinity Railway Express runs from Fort Worth T&P Station to Dallas Union Station, and it’s a fun and convenient way to see the city.  When my kids were young, especially my youngest who… Continue reading

Butterflies In The Garden at the Fort Worth Botanical Gardens

After a hiatus for several years while the Conservatory underwent construction, the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens will be bringing back one of our most beloved events, Butterflies in the Garden, this Spring! Know… Continue reading

Make Grapevine Your Spring Break Destination!

There’s so much to do in Grapevine!  Centrally located in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, and minutes from DFW Airport, Grapevine has one of the most picturesque Historic Downtowns in North Texas, great restaurants,… Continue reading

12 Amazing Things To Do During Spring Break in Houston, 2020

Spring Break is almost here, but don’t fear if you haven’t already made your plans!  There’s SO much to do in Houston!  Check out my top picks for a non-stop Spring Break of… Continue reading

The Ultimate Spring Break Bucket List in Dallas/Fort Worth!

Ready or not, Spring Break is coming!  It just comes around once a year, and brings with it 216 glorious, homework FREE hours to be filled!  Here’s my Bucket List of Spring Break… Continue reading

What To See and Do During Spring Break in Austin

You can feel it in the warm rays reaching down from the sun, the cool wind gust and blooms peaking out from beneath the earth, it’s almost Spring!  With this celebration comes the… Continue reading

14 Things to do in San Antonio this February, 2020

San Antonio can always be called a city of Love, but never as much as in February, when the city is at it’s most romantic!  Check out all the amazing things to see… Continue reading

A Huge You-Pick Tulip Farm brings a little bit of the Netherlands to San Antonio this January!

We all know that Spring comes early to San Antonio, but this January it brings with it a colorful array of tulips at this new Tulip Farm on the East side of the… Continue reading

Japanese Fall Maple Festival at the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens

Travel across the world this weekend to the Japanese Fall Maple Festival at the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens!  The 2019 Festival will be bigger and better than ever!  On November 23rd and 24th,… Continue reading

Holidays at the Dallas Arboretum are Bigger and Better Than Ever for 2019!

Holidays at the Dallas Arboretum are a special, magical time!  Come during the day to see the magnificent exhibits, but the 12 Days at Night are truly incredible!  The 12 Days of Christmas… Continue reading

10 Events Not To Miss in Fort Worth this November

Grab your jacket before you head out the door, because there is so much to do this month in Fort Worth, and the cooler temperatures are calling!  One of the nicest months in… Continue reading

Good Grief! You Won’t Believe This Amazing Pumpkin Village at the Dallas Arboretum Featuring Peanuts Characters!

Each Fall, one of the best places to celebrate pumpkins is the incredible displays and exhibits at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens!  They always have an incredible theme, and this year’s theme… Continue reading

An Oasis In Downtown; The Fort Worth Water Gardens

The Fort Worth Water Gardens has been a tourist destination since opening in 1974!  Millions of visitors to Cow Town each year come to enjoy the solitude of the gardens, and the rush… Continue reading

Sweet Eats Fruit Farm, Georgetown

Sweet Eats Fruit Farm is a great place to visit during the Late Spring and Summer for big, beautiful pick your own peaches right from the tree, and they have a fun pumpkin… 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