Category Archive: Summer Vacation Ideas

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 Hands Down Best Swim Beaches In And Around Austin

One thing we can all agree on, it’s HOT in Texas, and there’s no better way to keep cool than a day in the water! Austin has some terrific swim beaches, from the… Continue reading

The 10 Best Places to go Swimming in Glen Rose

One of the best swimming locations in North Texas, Glen Rose, which is about an hour southwest of Fort Worth, offers different options for staying cool during a hot Texas Summer! From resort… Continue reading

Summer Destinations! Granbury City Beach Park is FREE and One of the BEST Lake Parks in Texas!

One of our annual summer traditions is a trip to Granbury City Beach Park! Granbury has created a really wonderful beach on the shores of Lake Granbury, within walking distance to the historic… Continue reading

The Ultimate Great Smoky Mountains Bucket List

Each Summer, we load up the car for a road trip, and while 2020 looked kinda dicey for a while, we still were able to hit the road this Summer. Our original plan… Continue reading

Where To Play, Eat and Stay in Fredericksburg

The Hill Country brings visitors from around the country to experience the beauty and culture of Texas, and one of the top destinations is the Germanic town of Fredericksburg, known for it’s wine… 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

Where to Play, Eat and Stay in Eureka Springs, Arkansas

I am just absolutely IN LOVE with the little town of Eureka Springs in the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas!  The entire Downtown is on the National List of Historic Places, has fun ghost… Continue reading

Big Thunder Gold Mining, Keystone, South Dakota

  During our Mount Rushmore Road Trip in the Black Hills of South Dakota, we spend a fun day gold mining on an actual gold claim!  It was one of my favorite parts… Continue reading