Category Archive: Summer

There Is Something Fishy Going On At These 14 Amazing Texas Aquariums

From the huge Texas State Aquarium to smaller, but no less awe-inspiring smaller aquariums, there is something for everyone at these 14 aquariums, located across the state! Several of these aquariums also have… Continue reading

9 Dino-Mite Places To Take Your Kids To See Dinosaur Tracks in Texas

Since my kids were little we’ve spent a good portion of our vacation time searching for dinosaur fossils and tracks! My oldest and I have even participated on a few excavations, and it’s… Continue reading

Sunday Funday at Panther Island Pavilion, Fort Worth

Just as in year’s past, Panther Island Pavilion will be one of the coolest places to be this Summer during Sunday Fundays! Beginning June 28th and running through Labor Day Weekend, Sunday Fundays… 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

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

The Most Artsy Place in Texas, The Village of Salado

Salado is such a fun little village, and reminds me of a smaller Fredericksburg, without the crowds!  There are over 60 shops and galleries in downtown, restaurants, breweries and wineries, and several great… 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 are still hitting the road this Summer. Our original plan was to… Continue reading

Grab a Tube, Because The World’s Longest Lazy River is Right Here in Texas

At 5,280 feet long, you can literally float your cares away as you relax on this Texas Lazy River, which takes about an hour for just one lap all the way around! It’s… Continue reading

This North Texas Pick-Your-Own Lavender Farm is a Hidden Treasure

Walking in the lavender field at Lavender Ridge Farms in Gainesville, it’s easy to forget that you’re in North Texas, and not the countryside of Provence!  The farm offers you the opportunity to… Continue reading

Port Aransas is dog friendly! Fun Things to do for You and Your Pup!

Don’t leave your best friend at home this Summer! There are over 6 miles of dog-friendly beach in Port Aransas, plus tons of fun parks, restaurants and much, much more! Pack a bone… 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

Exploring the Ozarks and the White River

Just 6 hours from Fort Worth, the White River in the Ozarks in Northern Arkansas and Southern Missouri is an incredible natural playground, with so many fun things to do and see, including… Continue reading

Galveston’s Party Beach

East Beach in Galveston draws in a unique crowd of party-goers, thrill-seekers and families, all just looking for a good time. Famous for it’s Summer Concerts and Festivals, Sand Volleyball Tournaments and Annual… Continue reading

Lions Club Tube Rental, San Marcos

One of the most underrated rivers in Texas is the San Marcos, with sparkling clear water, it’s really amazing, and it’s the closest river to Austin for tubing! We love Lions Club Tube… Continue reading