Is your child ready to start Kindergarten?

December 9, 2017

I remember when my son Christian was getting ready to start kindergarten, we were so busy researching the “perfect” private school that we didn’t realize how behind he was already. Christian was attending Pre-K at a local church and knew his colors, how to count to ten and some other basic information. We actually thought he was advanced since he…

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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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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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Date night and a Masterpiece!

September 17, 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 from beginner to advanced. The…

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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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