Exploring Hill Country in the 2016 Mazda CX-9

My family of 7 took the 2016 Mazda CX-9 Signature out for a review test drive for a week and really enjoyed it.  We all fit comfortably for a week “away from it all”, even with our assortment of car seats, booster seats, and belongings. While the rest of the country went back to school, my […]

Lubbock, Texas and a Texas Peanut Blog Tour Recap

A couple of weeks ago, I was invited on a special Texas Peanut Blog Tour in Lubbock, Texas.  They hosted us at the Overton Hotel and stuffed our itinerary with activities and discussions.  Thank you to the Texas Peanut Producers Board for sponsoring the trip and this post. This trip was 2 full days packed with sight-seeing, TONS […]

Our Staycation at The Worthington Renaissance Fort Worth Hotel

With a family my size, it can be quite the task to coordinate a fun vacation.  We rely heavily on the location to provide everything that we need to entertain us.  We were invited to stay a night last weekend at The Worthington Renaissance Fort Worth Hotel and I immediately jumped on the opportunity.  *Be sure […]

Lantana Spa at the JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort

Relaxation.  We all need it!  It’s just easier to indulge in some places than others.  Have you heard of Lantana Spa?  If you haven’t, you are truly missing out. A few weeks ago, I was invited to a special place in San Antonio that really opened my eyes to a new way to indulge.  The […]

Summer Kid Activities at the JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa

San Antonio is the perfect place to take a family vacation.  We were able to visit the JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa over the weekend, and I have to tell you, it was so much fun!  There were tons of kid and family friendly activities that we could have stayed a week just […]