Japanese Tea Gardens, San Antonio

Built in an old rock quarry, the Japanese Tea Gardens are one of the hidden jewels of San Antonio, and as I say so many times, if you never get beyond the Riverwalk… Continue reading

Augie’s Barbed Wire Smokehouse, San Antonio

We spent a fun day exploring Brackenridge Park in San Antonio, home to the San Antonio Zoo, Witte Museum and much more!  Nothing makes an appetite like a good day of adventure, so… Continue reading

White Water Bay Waterpark at Six Flags Fiesta Texas, San Antonio

Did you know that Six Flags Fiesta Texas has a waterpark, and that it’s FREE with your Six Flags Fiesta Texas ticket?  White Water Bay Waterpark is a GREAT way to keep cool… Continue reading

Schilo’s Delicatessen, San Antonio

While San Antonio is known for their famous Mexican Food, it pays to remember that it’s just a 30 minute drive from the Riverwalk to New Braunfels, a town as famous for their… Continue reading

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