**GIVEAWAY** Pirate Beach Splash Pad at LEGOLAND Discovery Center Grapevine

Attention everyone, if you have been waiting (impatiently) for the Pirate Beach Splash Pad to open at the LEGOLAND Discovery Center in Grapevine, listen up!  The official opening date has been set and you will *not* want to miss it before it closes down again at the end of the summer. Thank you to LEGOLAND […]

New OCTONAUTS Exhibit at SEA LIFE Grapevine

You guys, if you haven’t gone to SEA LIFE Aquarium in Grapevine, then you are missing out!  The Ultimate Octonauts Experience opened on Earth Day (April 22) and will be open until the end of 2017 for guests to enjoy. Here is some more information from a recent press release: Take part in underwater missions to […]

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 […]

Hawaiian Falls for Family Fun

We were recently invited to Hawaiian Falls in Roanoke, Texas so we could share about our thoughts here on the blog.  Thanks, Hawaiian Falls! Summer is the perfect time to go for a swim, lay out and soak in the sun, and to frolic around in the water.  Add in a ton of fun water […]