Don’t Miss the Fun at the Plano Balloon Festival!

Balloon Glows are one of my favorite events, and the Plano Balloon Festival is one of the biggest in the state, celebrating 40 years in 2019!   In addition to the Balloon Glow, there… Continue reading

Prost! to the 14 Best Oktoberfest Festivals in Texas

It may still be in the 90’s but a sure way to know it’s Fall in Texas is Oktoberfest!  It’s not hard to find Texas’ German roots almost anywhere you look in the… Continue reading

7 Best Restaurants in Dallas’ Deep Ellum Neighborhood

While Deep Ellum is mostly known for their bars, nightclubs and artsy scene, it’s also a cosmic draw to the foodie crowd for good, unpretentious food and a casual atmosphere.  These are my… Continue reading

Music Alley Festival, Mansfield

On Saturday, September 7th Downtown Mansfield will be taken back to the 1980’s for their Annual Music Alley Festival featuring the time when MTV was king! The Festival will run from 4 –… Continue reading

Howell Family Farms in Arlington is Lighting Up Fall Like Never Before in an All New Pumpkin Wonderland This October

Pumpkin Nights Launches in Dallas/Fort Worth on Thursday, Oct. 10 -Step into a storybook and plan your own adventure for date night, family night or a friends’ outing at Pumpkin Nights this fall! –… Continue reading

10 Reasons To Visit Historic Downtown Granbury

It’s unique history along the Brazos River, now impounded by Lake Granbury, gives this beautiful Courthouse Square it’s character.  The shops and stores have all embraced Granbury’s history to make it a destination… Continue reading

Dinosaurs Live! at Heard Natural Science Museum, McKinney

The Heard Natural Science Museum is a top destination during the Summer for kids and families to explore the outdoors and natural world, but each year from September through February a special attraction… 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

18 of the Best Waterparks in DFW

Compared to the other major areas in Texas, DFW has a LOT of Waterparks, 18 of them!  Here’s a round up of the best of the best, and what makes each worth a… 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

Where To Celebrate Harry Potter’s Birthday (July 31st) in Texas

It’s Harry Potter’s 34th Birthday, and there are celebrations happening all around the state!  Grab your robe and wand and head out to one of the fun festivals!   DFW Area Pinot’s Palette,… Continue reading

How to Keep Cool Like a Local at this FREE Park on the San Marcos River

One of our favorite swimming holes this summer has been at Rio Vista Park in San Marcos, and if you visit you’ll love it, too!  While most of the tourist head down to… Continue reading

Taking a Dip At The Devil’s Watering Hole in Texas

You will love this Texas Swimming Hole on a hot day, and you don’t even need to sell your soul to the devil to play here!  One of the wonders of the Texas… Continue reading

10 Big, Brave and Bold Adventures in Burnet, Texas

If you’re looking for an adrenaline packed weekend, look no further than the Texas Hill Country town of Burnet!  This town on Scenic Hwy 281 stretches West to Lake Buchanan, the largest of… Continue reading