When I was a little girl, the only time we were allowed to drink coke was during our road trips. The taste of coke still brings me back to road tripping with my family. Fast forward twenty years later and now I’m taking road trips with my family. Our boys love getting up early, grabbing… Read More Not your typical Fixer Upper
Arrive early! This is especially true if you plan on going during Saturday or Sunday. Bring an appetite. The vendors tease you with their smells and tantalizing samples. So, come prepared to eat. Just think of it as a practice for the State Fair of Texas. Bring comfortable shoes! There’s lots to see, stores to… Read More The perfect Girls Night Out at Grapefest 2017.
Brady and I try to go on a date night at least twice a month. With 2 active boys and very busy schedule, this can be difficult. When we heard about Pinot’s Palette in Dallas, we had to give it a try. What’s Pinot’s Palette? It’s a painting class for those who’s live of painting ranging… Read More Date night and a Masterpiece!
This summer, my husband (Brady) and I finally went on a vacation without the kids. It was our 20 year anniversary and wanted to celebrate while the kids were in church camp. We stayed 5 days and 4 nights at El Dorado Seaside Resort in Riviera Maya. I researched for month to find the… Read More 21 pictures to make you fall in love with Riviera Maya
I love finding new things for my kids to try. So when I found out Summit Indoor climbing was ten minutes away from us, we had to try it. Once we arrived, we were fitted with a harness, were given different shoes to change into and were shown how to use all the equipment. As… Read More Adventure in rock climbing!
When you think about a brewery, you usually don’t think “kid friendly” But, this isn’t the case @ Revolver Brewery in Granbury, TX. Our favorite beer is Revolver and when we found out they had their own Brewery only 1.5 hours away, we were trilled. The admission is $10 dollars a person and it includes… Read More Revolver Brewery Granbury, TX
My son’s High School choir will be performing at St. Patricks Cathedral in NYC and I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to be a chaperone on this amazing trip. Our guide Corey, was the founder of Green Light Group tour and 1 of our tour guides on this trip. I can’t say enough great things about… Read More Day #1 Arriving in NYC
Sadly, our last day @ El Dorado Seaside resort has arrived. My only regret was not spending more days at this luxurious resort. Riviera Maya has so many excursions that a week would be better. We woke up bright on early and had breakfast at our favorite place, Seaside Market. I ordered a double espresso… Read More Our last day in Riviera Maya
This was our last Full day @ El Dorado Seaside Resort and we wanted to take full advantage of their many amenities today. For breakfast, we grabbed a golf cart and headed to Seaside Market. The resort describes as “Breakfast is served with a side of beautiful scenery. Enjoy an International Food Display with all… Read More Day #4: Relaxing Day at El Dorado Seaside Resort
The 2nd part of our excursion was spent @ Xel-Ha. We booked it through Lomas Travel so our transportation to/from was included in the price. What is Xel-Ha? Their website defines it below: Regarded as one of the world’s greatest Natural Wonders, Xel-Há provides one of the best experiences in the heart of the Riviera Maya.… Read More Excursion @ Xel-Ha