Mountain gorilla

Life Changing Africa: Soul Stirring Safari

Unlike most people, I have a short bucket list. There are a few items on the list I have already ticked off. There are...
terlingua chili cook off

Missing Terlingua Chili Cook Off

My husband’s favorite event takes place this week and he’s lamenting the fact that he won’t be there. The 51st annual Terlingua Chili Cook...
The 2018 Hyundai Kona Stands Out in a Sea of Sameness

The 2018 Hyundai Kona Stands Out In A Sea Of Sameness

Motoring the Kona in Kona I wondered how Hyundai’s all-new small crossover would stand out in an ever-growing segment of the auto market that’s bursting...
Georgetown shopping

Georgetown Features Most Beautiful Town Square In Texas

Georgetown Offers Small Town Charm With Natural Beauty The city of Georgetown claims they have “the most beautiful town square in Texas.”  After visiting this...
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Summer Festivities At Gaylord Texan Resort In Grapevine

North Texas families looking for a fun summer vacation need only look as far as Grapevine. Gaylord Texan Resort is again holding an “everything’s...
Belton

Belton Is Worth A Visit

Don't Overlook Belton, TX I made the mistake of overlooking Belton for many years and countless trips driving south on I-35 to Austin or San...
NCL Alaskan Adventures

NCL Alaskan Adventures Even Better The Second Time Around

Summertime Excursions In Alaska My first trip to Alaska was in May of 2013. I found the vistas and the atmosphere of the entire trip...
eve's garden b&b

Exploring Eve’s Garden B&B In Marathon

Lush Gardens Complement Unique Buildings at Eve's Garden B&B in Marathon Marathon is a small town (population only 400) in Brewster County, Texas, but a...
Bentonville

Bentonville Arkansas Benefits From Waltons

A Visit To Bentonville Arkansas While the Walton family is celebrated for creating Walmart stores, making affordable merchandise available for everyone, it took a trip...
Terlingua Chili cook-off

Terlingua’s No Ghost Town During Terlingua Chili Cook-Off

Terlingua Chili Cook-Off Brings Out All Kinds Of Characters & Chili For years now I’ve heard tales about wild, “return to the old West” adventures...