Category Archive: houston

Galveston Island’s Top 18 Adrenaline Packed Attractions and Things To Do

While tons of tourist flock to Galveston Island to just sit back and soak in the sun, there’s a ton of exciting entertainment just waiting for you on the island! From Deep Sea… Continue reading

The 15 Best Family Friendly Resorts in Texas

It’s officially Summer and you’re ready for Vacation! If you’re looking for amazing pools and waterparks, golf courses or just time to relax, read a book and get a facial or massage, there’s… Continue reading

Houston’s 61st Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade

****  Cancelled for 2020  **** Considered one of the largest St. Patrick’s Day parades in the country, the 61st Houston St. Patrick’s Day Parade will have a new route on March 14th at… 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

14 Fun Things for Kids 10 and Under at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™

***  Cancelled  *** It’s Rodeo Time in Houston, and while it’s a great time for adults, there is so much to do for kids!  I’ve listed 14 of my favorites, which is more… Continue reading

Sawyer Yards, Houston

It’s hard to miss the Silo’s at Sawyer Yard, a collection of old grain silos lit up each evening, the anchoring landmark of Houston’s Sawyer Yards.  Set between active railyards, it’s probably not… Continue reading

Bald Eagles in Texas! Tips on Some of the Best Places to Spot a Bald Eagle in Texas

Have you ever seen a WILD BALD EAGLE?  Once you see one up close (and by that I mean up close enough to determine that it is a bald eagle through your binoculars),… Continue reading

Holy Guacamole! 8 Amazing Texas Restaurants To Get Your Fajita Fix!

One of the truest of Tex-Mex creations, the original fajitas came from the Mexican Cowboys or Vaqueros in West Texas and the Rio Grande Valley, who would cook the tough skirt steak right… Continue reading

You’ll Love These Old-School Vinyl Record Stores in Texas

Here’s a list of the some of the best record stores in the state, based not only on selection, but also on customer service!  We go to a lot of record stores, and… Continue reading

10 Fun Things to do in Houston with your Best Friends

There are some things that are just more fun with friends, when THE MORE is definitely THE MERRIER!  Here’s 10 of my favorite things to do with friends in Houston, inspired by National… Continue reading

10 Perfect Lake Getaways in Texas

No matter what you’re looking for, quiet mornings fishing on mirror-like water, or tieing up for parties on the lake, there is a perfect Lake Getaway in Texas for you! Lake Whitney Play … Continue reading

11 of the Best Haunted Houses in Texas 2019

Are you ready to be scared?  From the Panhandle to the Gulf, here’s a list of some of my favorites across the state, and what makes them each unique, regardless of if you… Continue reading

My Mommy Tips for the 2020 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™

Chances are, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is the largest event you will ever attend.  In 2017 they broke their all time attendance record with OVER 185,000 attendees!  By comparison, Walt Disney… Continue reading