2013 Lake Fork Fireworks Show

Oak Ridge Marina will be having an evening of 4th of July festivities on Saturday, July 6th including a BBQ at 6, picnic games, Golf cart parade at 8 and Fireworks around 9 pm. Mineola will be holding a Fireworks & Patriotic Program at the Mineola Civic Center...

Our First Experience with AirTran

Our most recent trip to North and South Carolina involved us flying from Dallas to Atlanta. The first leg of our trip was on Southwest from Dallas to Houston and then Houston to Atlanta on AirTran. This was the first trip we’ve taken involving AirTran at all,...

Sea World San Antonio

Seeing as how we are only about 6 hours from San Antonio, we’ve found ourselves driving that way whenever we get the chance. This past trip was a quick one night trip as we took friends of ours that were visiting from Amarillo and Sea World was one of many...

Wanda Let Me Down

There’s really only one road trip that I make on my own and that’s the drive to my mom’s house. It’s about four and a half hours from where we live in East Texas to Northeastern Oklahoma. Since we’ve only lived in East Texas for about 2...

Planning a Trip to Vegas?

One of the best calls you can receive as parents who are sorely in need of an “adults only” vacation is one from Grandma wanting to take your kid for a few days. We hopped at the chance to not only let him spend some time with family in Amarillo, but to...

Airplane Etiquette

I must admit this was a bit of a rant that I wrote on the airplane while this situation occurred, but I believe many of the passengers in our area would have agreed and I think this is something worth saying. Also, it turns out that what I thought were...

One of Those Trips

Our first trip of the year isn’t going so well to say the least. It’s one of those trips where nothing seems to be going right – at all! It started out when we checked into the hotel. We had decided to bring the dog with us since it was supposed to...

Our 2012 Travels in Photos

Chimp at the Dallas Zoo New Hampshire Prince Edward Island Confederate Bridge – Prince Edward Island Shelburne Farms – Vermont Shelburne Farms – Vermont Casa Batllo – Barcelona, Spain Casa Batllo – Barcelona, Spain Cozumel, Mexico Puerto...