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

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

Money Saving Tips for Visiting the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, Dallas

If you’re ready to get blasted off to outer space, or jump back in time to the time of the dinosaurs, or even take a trip down into the Earth on a drill,… Continue reading

Surprise Your Valentine With a Romantic Flight Around Downtown Fort Worth In a Vintage World War II Aircraft!

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and if your plans are another dinner and a movie, here’s how to make this year one that neither of you will soon forget!  Imagine the… Continue reading

The 2020 San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo, San Antonio

It’s Stock Show Season in TEXAS!  Beginning in January with the Fort Worth Stock Show, and Rodeo,  and ending with the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo in March, the San Antonio Stock Show… 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

10 Tips for Visiting the 2020 Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo

Since 1896, the Fort Worth Stock Show has been entertaining and educating visitors, and the event has grown to over a million guest in just 23 days, all coming to see the best… Continue reading

12 of the Best Family Friendly Things To Do in Lubbock

When I was a kid, one of our favorite things to do in Lubbock was watch for dirt devils, those little whirlwinds that form over farm land and are visible from the highway. … Continue reading

Stella – The Time Machine Journey™ Interactive Multimedia Experience in Arlington

Premiering this winter, Arlington will be home to PY1, an innovative, pyramid-shaped entertainment venue by Lune Rouge Entertainment!  After launching in Montreal, Canada this summer, the highly technological touring venue will make its… Continue reading

The Only U.S. Diamond Mine Open To The Public, and You Can Keep What You Find!

Some of our favorite family trips have been treasure hunting!  We’ve been gold mining in Colorado, Texas and South Dakota, and crystal mining in Oklahoma, but for a real family-fun adventure, nothing beats… 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

14 Amazing Things to do in Texas in January, 2020

Happy New Year!  Living in Texas may be hard in August, but our reward is our usually mild winters!  Take advantage of these cool days, many of which still require shorts, and pack… Continue reading

Vetro Glassblowing Studio and Gallery, Grapevine

If you’re looking for a really unique and special outing, either for a date night or family day, check out the glass blowing studio at Vetro in Downtown Grapevine!  This fun studio offers… Continue reading

Austin Trail of Lights in Zilker Park

Tis’ the season, and if you’re looking for a fun way to celebrate it in Austin, you’ll want to check out the beautiful Austin Trail of Lights in Zilker Park!  Over 2 million… Continue reading