Do you love sampling all the unique recipes at a food festival? We are sharing our tips for making the most out of a food festival and how to enjoy the day without feeling bad afterward.
The Texas Cotton Gin in Burton, Texas is the oldest operating cotton gin in America. This gin was founded in 1914. The Burton Farmers Gin ran from 1914 to 1974 and still runs today during its annual Cotton Gin Festival on the 3rd Saturday in April. Have you ever been to a cotton gin? Thanks to the Washington County Chamber, our family received complimentary access to the tour to share our experience with you. When my family and I toured the museum and the gin seen in the background, we thought it was pretty fascinating. I have always been a… Read More
Thanks to our friends at Sea World San Antonio, we were able to spend two nights at this amazing hotel while visiting Sea World for their Sesame Street Party Parade debut. They didn’t ask us to write about the best hotel near Sea World San Antonio, but we couldn’t resist! We had such a great time during our stay at the Hilton Hill Country in San Antonio, Texas. Best Hotel Near Sea World San Antonio The property is beautiful. At the front entrance, you are greeted with a little Sea World love immediately. Alongside a pretty water fountain are these… Read More
The Fort Worth has now opened their new African Savanna. We took a day trip over to explore so we can share this photo tour with you. African Savanna at Fort Worth Zoo We were thrilled to experience the zoo’s new 10-acre African Savanna, which included a mixed-species space, giraffe feeding, underwater hippo viewing, multiple yards for southern black rhinos and exotic bird aviaries. You forget how big these guys are until you see them up close. The strength and power they have is just amazing. With their new habitat, you can get a much better view than before. In with… Read More
Thanks to our friends at SeaWorld San Antonio for inviting us to be their guests to experience the inaugural Sesame Street Party Parade. Do your kids love Sesame Street? I grew up watching it as a child and each of my children have owned an Elmo doll at some point. The educational show has become a staple in childhood for years now. I know many adults that dress like Cookie Monster for Halloween, he’s a legend. From now until August 12th you can see your favorite Sesame Street characters dancing in the street for the Sesame Street Party Parade at SeaWorld… Read More
If you are local to the Dallas/Fort Worth area and have never been to the Scarborough Renaissance Festival, you must go no later than May 28, 2018. It can be a great family outing with lots of fun and entertainment. The gates open on Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm. It is a family tradition to visit the renaissance festival each year when it comes to Waxahachie, Texas and we are thankful to have been invited as guests of Scarborough Fair this year. Scarborough Renaissance Festival Check out these two. Their costumes are awesome and they are very… Read More
The Four Corners Monument was a neat place to visit. My family and I had a great time being able to stand in four states at once. However, we didn’t know what to expect when we visited so we put together a list of helpful tips you need to know before you visit Four Corners Monument. Location: 4 Corners Monument Rd Shiprock, NM 87420 Fun Fact: the Four Corners Monument has six governments that have jurisdictional boundaries. The states of Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico and Utah, as well as the Navajo Nation and Ute Mountain Ute Tribe Reservation. What to Bring to Four… Read More
We love Disney and we love Pixar. To say we are excited about this announcement is an understatement. Just in time for the new Incredibles 2 movie coming out, they are opening a brand new Incredicoaster at Disney California Adventure Park. Check out the full details from the Walt Disney Parks press release below. Are you planning your next trip? Pixar Pier Opens Summer 2018 The wonderful worlds of Pixar will get a new home at Disney California Adventure Park when Pixar Pier opens in summer 2018, transforming the area that is now Paradise Pier with the thrilling, new Incredicoaster,… Read More