Howdy Homemade Ice Cream, Dallas

We are ALWAYS looking for homemade ice cream.  Where it’s made in the store, usually that day, and while vanilla will always be my favorite flavor, I want to try something unique.  Unique… Continue reading

Coyote Drive In, Lewisville

I didn’t think they could improve on the Coyote Drive In in Fort Worth when they built the new Coyote Drive In in Lewisville.  As a fan of drive ins,  the Coyote in… Continue reading

Hula Hut, Little Elm

In my life before children, I once worked in Little Elm, and there was NOTHING there!  Food wise, there was a little BBQ stand, and a Sonic in The Colony.  I haven’t been… Continue reading

Little Elm Beach Park, Little Elm

It’s places like Little Elm Beach Park that make me LOVE summer!  We spent a beautiful day at the park, which has plenty of activities to keep my kids busy and NOT arguing!… Continue reading

Cleburne State Park, Cleburne

It was still dark when we loaded the bikes up and set out for Cleburne State Park, which offers 12 miles of mountain bike trails!  The trail varies from easy to challenging for… Continue reading

Splashdayz Waterpark and Conference Center, White Settlement

When Hawaiian Falls Waterpark in White Settlement defaulted on their lease in 2016, the waterpark/adventure park sat empty for the season, until the city of White Settlement reopened the park, minus the ziplines… Continue reading

Free Play Arlington, Arlington

Free Play Arlington is an arcade where you pay a cover charge, and all the games are free!  The arcade games consist of retro games from the 80’s and 90’s, with a few… Continue reading

Master Lock 5900D Personal Safe

This small safe is the perfect thing to take to the waterpark, pool or lake and keep your small items, such as phones, keys, money and credit cards safe!  When I see a… Continue reading

Springtown Dinosaur Tracks, Springtown

We’re a dinosaur hunting family.  Anytime we hear of a good dinosaur attraction, it immediately goes on our Bucket List of things to do.  So, in May, when it was reported that a… Continue reading

Bowlounge, Dallas

We spent Father’s Day Weekend in Dallas, staying in the Dallas Design District at the Hilton Anatole Hotel, and swimming at their wonderful waterpark, Jade Waters!  At night, we headed just a couple… Continue reading

Jade Waters at the Hilton Anatole Hotel, Dallas

Each weekend, my husband packs up the car and heads out early Saturday morning with us on an adventure to go hiking or swimming or something other than what he’d probably rather be… Continue reading

Pecan Lodge, Dallas

For Father’s Day, we headed to Dallas, and to one of our very favorite BBQ restaurants in the state, Pecan Lodge in Deep Ellum!  We’ve loved Pecan Lodge since they were back at… Continue reading

Tonkawa Falls, Crawford

Just a 30 minute drive outside of Waco lies the small town of Crawford and Tonkawa Falls, a swimming hole known for its waterfall and cliffs, set in a city park! The falls… Continue reading

Power Plant Texas Grill, Seguin

Set on the shores of the Guadalupe River, in the old Seguin Power Plant, next to the waterfall, you really can’t ask for a more picturesque restaurant than the Power Plant Texas Grill!… Continue reading

Seguin Tubes, Seguin

How often can you say you had the entire Guadalupe River, as much as you can see, to yourself?  Well, we spent a Mommy and Me weekend with a friend and her children… Continue reading