Watch the bats at the Congress Avenue bridge Take a tour of the Capitol Building Cool off at the Pease Park Splash Pad Splash around at Lake Plugerville Take a dip at Blue Hole in Georgetown Hike up Mount Bonnell Check out the Umlauf Sculpture Garden (free during the summer) Tour the Texas Military Forces… Continue reading 10 Free Family Friendly Things To Do In Austin This Summer!
Need a family getaway that won’t break the bank? One of our favorite places to vacation is the JW Marriott in San Antonio. It’s just a short drive down I-35 and you don’t actually have to drive into town when you come from Austin. We took a family vacation and met our extended family there… Continue reading 5 GREAT Reasons to Head to the JW Marriott in San Antonio!
Do you ever find yourself thinking – Is this it? This is all? Same thing day after day. So we plan a vacation. Do something out of the norm. Have something to look forward to. This is why we vacation! So tell me, where is your next vacation?
Day 2 started off with a rainstorm that woke us up before 7 am. With 9 kids between the 3 of us, we were looking to sleeping in, just a little! Oh well, it left more time for mimosas in the morning before we were off to the spa. Julie made us some sausage and… Continue reading Day 2 of Sisters Weekend in Brenham
My 2 sisters, Julie and Richelle, are my best friends. We like to take one weekend out of the year and take some time to ourselves. This year we decided to meet halfway between Houston (where they live) and Austin (where I live) in the town of Brenham. Julie found a cabin in the rolling… Continue reading Sisters Weekend in Brenham, TX!
“We had so much fun at this park we found in our neighborhood!” That’s what my sister, Richelle, called to tell me a couple days ago. So I asked her to send me her review so I could share it with y’all! Sawmill Park is located in The Woodlands area of Houston. The park has… Continue reading Family Fun Park in The Woodlands Area!
When we started planning our Disney Cruise, one of the first questions was “what do we pack???” I’ve compiled a list of the items we brought. Clothes – sounds easy enough, right? If you are headed to the Caribbean, you are thinking swimsuits and flip-flops. But you need to remember to bring at least one… Continue reading 9 Items You MUST Pack On a Disney Cruise!
One of my favorite things about Spring time in Texas is our local Farmers Market! It’s a short walk down the street for us so we try and go each week. And each week we see something new! The Hutto Farmers Market is every Wednesday evening from 5-8 pm at the Gin Co-op off Hwy… Continue reading Hutto Farmers Market
Recently I wrote about my worst fear. Here’s where it ties into this blog: I have a fear of traveling in the car. I am so nervous that we will get into an accident or worse. I’m nervous driving to work, driving my kids home from school, driving in the rain. When I get into… Continue reading So I started a travel blog
The food! So many choices and dining rooms to choose from! (No cooking and no dishes to clean! Activities for kids. Kids club, basketball, ping pong, soccer, swimming… The list is endless! Adult time. Adults only section, relaxing spa, Palo (adults only dining experience). Movies! New releases shown on the ship! We saw Star Wars… Continue reading 10 Reasons to Take a Disney Cruise This Year!