Medieval Times Dinner Theater Dallas, TX

February 3, 2018

Last week we took the boys to experience the new dinner show at Medieval Times in Dallas, TX. For those who haven’t been there, you are missing out. When you walk through the castle, you are transported back into times when Kings and Queens ruled the land. When winches served us foods and sword fighting was part of your past…

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Road Trip Essentials 2018

January 12, 2018

Let me be completely honest! I HATE to fly! If someone told me I could fly to my destination and it would only take 2 hours or I could drive there and it would take 10, I would still choose to drive! Don’t get me wrong, I still fly, but only when I have to! LOL! Since we are a…

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Enchant Christmas in Arlington, Texas

December 3, 2017

Every year, our we always look for Christmas activities to do as a family. So, I was excited to hear that Enchant Christmas was touring in Texas for the first time this year! I found a YouTube video of it and showed my two boys! They were hooked! Finding something a twelve year-old and a sixteen year-old can agree on…

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Shopping for your Preteens!

November 26, 2017

I don’t know about you, but every holiday and birthday I always ask myself, “What do I get Daniel?” My 12-year-old son Daniel has unique taste. He’s not your typical boy who sits in front of the x-box for hours and plays video games. Don’t get me wrong, he loves video games, but he prefers to build something or getting…

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Game night with the family!

November 26, 2017

Friday nights for the Johnson family means “game night”. We usually let the boys pick out a board game and either stay home or go to our favorite coffee shop. The boys came up with their top 5 favorite board game.   1. Ticket to Ride: I love this game because its easy to understand and very similar to monopoly.…

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How to date your Husband!

November 8, 2017

Growing up, my mom and dad didn’t go on date nights or show affection towards one another.  They both worked 9-5 and spend the weekend running errands or doing housework. We didn’t even say “I Love You” to each other. So, when Brady and I got married twenty-years ago, I knew things were going to be different. Don’t get me…

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Top 5 “Almost free” kids events in Dallas

November 5, 2017

If your kids are anything like mine. They are always complaining about being bored. So, finding fun and free kids activities are always challenging. Here is our go to activities for our kids: Klyde Warren Park (Dallas) The first of every month means Target First Saturdays. This is when Klyde Warren Warren Park, DMA and Nasher Sculpture Center offers free…

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About Us

October 25, 2016

Hi, friends! We are the Johnson Family and we’re so happy you stopped by Dot’s Destinations.  Our story begins 20 years ago when a girl walked inside a small church and met a handsome boy. Those two became best friends and one day she gazed into his hazel eyes and realized that he was “The one”. Forward many years later…

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