Category Archive: restaurants

12 of the Best Summer Vacation Destinations in Texas

Summer fun is just a few fast-paced months away, and now is a great time to start making plans for a terrific getaway!  Here’s my 12 must-do Summer Family Getaways!  Now all you… Continue reading

3 Days in Bricktown, Oklahoma City, Ok

I’ve been hearing lots of great things about Bricktown in Oklahoma City for a few years now, but we’ve never had the time to make a trip up and check it out, but… Continue reading

DFW Best Spring Playdates, 2018

Spring is just around the corner, and the warm weather is a great time to get the kids out for some fun playdates where you can meet-up with friends or just hang out!… Continue reading

10 Reasons Why Your Next Beach Vacation Should be to South Padre Island

South Padre Island isn’t just a place to visit for Spring Break when you’re in college, it’s an incredible vacation destination for families all year long!  We spent the New Years Weekend exploring… Continue reading

8 Things to do in Dallas’ Bishop Arts District

Located in the Southwest side of Dallas, Bishop Arts is an eclectic community filled with shops, restaurants, and residences.  It’s one of our favorite places in the city to spend a day shopping,… Continue reading

Touring Oak Alley Plantation, Vacherie, Louisiana

On our last day in Louisiana, we left the congestion of New Orleans, and headed out over the swamps and then through fields of sugar cane to Vacherie.  Here we followed the directional… Continue reading

Fulton Alley, New Orleans

One of our Thanksgiving Weekend traditions has become a family bowling night, if we happen to be able to find an alley near where we are staying!  Because bowling alleys aren’t usually tourist… Continue reading

The Original Muffuletta in New Orleans

Like Beignets from Cafe Du Monde, Turtle Soup from The Commander’s Palace, and Chargrilled Oysters from Drago’s, there are some things you just must eat in New Orleans!  Food, like travel, is as… Continue reading

Don’t make these 10 mistakes when visiting Cafe Du Monde, New Orleans, LA

If you ask anyone what to do or see in New Orleans, chances are a visit to Café Du Monde is going to be on their list!  Located in the French Market on… Continue reading

15 Uniquely Texas Things to do this November

After you put away the pumpkins but before you bring out the stockings, there’s a ton of fun things to do across the state in the mixed up month of November!  Don’t let… Continue reading

La King’s Confectionery, Galveston

If you’re looking for a sweet step back in time, La King’s Confectionery in Galveston is the place to visit!  In operation since the 1970’s by the King Family, they offer so many… Continue reading

Aquarium Restaurant, Kemah

There are a ton of seafood restaurants in Kemah, but only one where you can actually watch huge groupers and stingrays while you eat!  The Aquarium Restaurant is an actual aquarium with tables… Continue reading

Davis Mountains State Park, Fort Davis

It’s hard to explain the beauty of the desert to someone who hasn’t been, but this place is so incredible! Located about 150 miles north of Big Bend National Park, Davis Mountains State… Continue reading

Oak Cliff Annual Mardi Gras Parade, Dallas

A warning before you take your kids to a Mardi Gras parade; it will ruin all other parades for your child.  Once you’ve stocked up on hundreds of colorful beads from outlandish people,… Continue reading

12 Family Fun Things To Do in Cedar Hill

This quiet community on the shores of Joe Pool Lake offers so much to the nature enthusiast, with amazing hiking trails, DFW’s only state park, fishing, and disc golf!  There is also great… Continue reading