Schlitterbahn’s Moms Ice Chest Challenge

Oh, how we LOVE Schlitterbahn!  We love the water, the rides, the food, the Comal River that flows through it!  As a mom, I love that I can take our lunch, and sometimes… Continue reading

River Runners, Arkansas River, CO

My daughter just returned from an amazing trip of white water rafting on the Arkansas River in Colorado!  She went with Girl Scouts on a High Adventure trip, and I was incredibly proud… Continue reading

Mount Blanco Fossil Museum, Crosbyton

The Mount Blanco Fossil Museum is a great example of what you can find when you venture off the interstate when driving through Texas!  Located in the little town of Crosbyton, it’s a… Continue reading

Water Works Park Coupon, Denton

I’m super busy finding fun and exciting activities to fill up our Summer Bucket List!  I can’t wait to visit Water Works Park in Denton again!  We had an amazing time last year!… Continue reading

Buffalo Springs Lake, Lubbock

  Buffalo Springs Lake in Lubbock was such an amazing surprise!  From the moment we turned the corner of the flat Texas High Plains and looked down into Yellow House Canyon, we were… Continue reading

Fritz Park Petting Zoo, Irving

Nestled under the shade of pecan trees, Fritz Park Petting Zoo is a delight to anyone who loves animals!  With my youngest out of school, he and I made a day of it.… Continue reading

Big Thicket National Preserve Visitors Center, Kountz

On our way down to Port Arthur this weekend, we stopped to visit the Big Thicket National Preserve Visitors Center, which is the starting point to the Big Thicket National Preserve for hiking,… Continue reading

Sea Rim State Park, Sabine Pass

This remote state park on the Gulf Coast offers a great place to enjoy the beach, swim, and fish away from the crowds! 1.  The Beach My favorite thing about this park is,… Continue reading

Cameron Park, Waco

Every amazing city needs an amazing park, and like Zilker Park in Austin, Trinity Park in Fort Worth or Hermann Park in Houston, Cameron Park is the soul of Waco. Cameron Park is really… Continue reading

Daingerfield State Park

Temperatures reached 90 degrees this weekend, and after a chilly winter, we were ready to welcome the warmer weather!! After an early morning baseball game for my son, we loaded up and headed… Continue reading

Six Flags Fiesta Texas, San Antonio

San Antonio isn’t without things to do.  There is a reason it is Texas’ most visited city, and at the top of the list is Six Flags Fiesta Texas!   It’s a completely… Continue reading

Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden, Dallas

Since I’m a huge believer that just about EVERYTHING should be outdoors, I LOVE the Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden, which I can best describe as an outdoor, interactive museum! Opened in October,… Continue reading

iT’Z Family Food and Fun, Euless

If you have a family like ours, it’s sometimes hard to please everyone, especially where dinner is concerned. It’s sometimes hard to please anyone. Which is why I love iT’Z Family Food and… Continue reading

Heard Natural Science Museum and Wildlife Sanctuary, McKinney

  One of the highlights of the Heard is their annual Dinosaur’s Alive, which offers animatronic dinosaurs along their walking trail!  In 2019, Dinosaur’s Alive begins on August 31, 2019!   The Cave… Continue reading

River Bend Nature Area, Fort Worth

The kids and I had been out playing along the Trinity Trail in Fort Worth, and my map told me I was near the River Bend Nature Area, so we decided to go… Continue reading