Hotel Indigo on the Riverwalk, San Antonio

Hotel Indigo on the San Antonio Riverwalk is one of my favorite places to stay because of it’s unique location, about a 15 minute walk along the river to the restaurant district, or… Continue reading

10 Reasons You Must Visit the Pearl, San Antonio

The Historic Pearl offers visitors who venture away from the thrill parks and Riverwalk of San Antonio a chance to see another side of the city!  Once the headquarters of Pearl Beer, the… Continue reading

Money and Time Saving Tips for SeaWorld, San Antonio

When your daughter loves the ocean, and the creatures that live in it, you spend a lot of time at aquariums, and SeaWorld San Antonio is a must!  After years of visits, it’s… Continue reading

Bear Tracks Putting Course at the Golf Center at the Highlands, Carrollton

My youngest son loves miniature golf, and we’ve played all over the state, through windmills, hippos squirting water, black lights and plaster dolphins.  While we really enjoy some of the cornier courses, my… Continue reading

Urban Air Trampoline and Adventure Parks

Have you been to an Urban Air Trampoline Park recently? They aren’t just “Trampoline Parks” anymore!!! They’ve added an indoor adventure park, AND indoor skydiving in some locations! Check out My Mommy Tips… Continue reading

A Day in Denton, with Kids

Denton, which once stood as a lone town on the prairie, has become almost an extention of the suburbs of Dallas and Fort Worth now, but there is a whole lot of fun… Continue reading

Joe Pool Lake Family Fun Things To Do

Grab your sunscreen, because there are over 30 fun activities just waiting for you at Joe Pool Lake in North Texas! Lynn Creek Marina, Grand Prairie 1.  Get out on the lake!  Lynn… Continue reading

Groupon Coupons

I already love Groupon, and it’s one of the first places I go when I am planning a trip to another city, Texas or otherwise.  I love that even if I accidentally let… Continue reading

National Day of the American Cowboy

“Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It’s perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we’ve learnt something from… Continue reading

A Day in Waco…. with GIRLFRIENDS!

While all three of my children were away at camp and Mission Week with our church, I got to have a fun-filled day in Waco with some of my favorite people, my girlfriends!… Continue reading

Tex Plex Park, Midlothian

Sitting on one thousand acres on the southern end of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, the newly opened Tex Plex park is an amusement park for real adrenaline junkies, regardless of age!  Featuring one… Continue reading

Texas Shark Week 2017 Guide

SHARK WEEK! Starting June 23rd, this year’s Shark Week should be bigger and better than ever! Check out some fun places to get close, maybe too close, to the majestic creatures that fascinate… Continue reading

10 Best Homemade Ice Cream Shops in Texas

My kids say I’m the only person who can take the fun out of ice cream, because we eat SO much each summer, just to make sure this list stays current!  Please don’t… Continue reading

Salmon Lake Park, Grapeland

There are some really good secret swimming holes in East Texas, where you can always find a little shade, and the cool spring water has a light brown tint from the tannin in… Continue reading

Splash Kingdom Timber Falls, Nacogdoches

My oldest will be a high school senior this year, and we’re making our last round of college tours this summer!  He loves East Texas, so we headed back to Nacogdoches, and spent… Continue reading