Good Places to Eat in Austin On A Budget

One of my favorite things to do while living in Austin was to eat out.  And of course, Austin is all about good food and live music!  You can find some of the best restaurants anywhere, right here.  Some of them world-famous!  Austin has the popular spots, you know the ones …everybody knows this place and goes…

San Marcos Road Trip & Cinnamon Banana Muffins

Hello everyone!  I hope you all had a marvelous week!  Do you have big plans for your weekend?  I hope it will be a good one!  A couple of weeks ago we made a road trip to San Marcus, Texas and of course, what would a road trip be without some awesome snacks to take along.  How about some yummy cinnamon banana muffins ……

Destination – Galveston Seashore

One of our favorite places to go is to the beach.  Every summer we spend lots of family time at the seashore of Galveston Island.  Starting with Spring Break madness and continuing through the summer months, Galveston offers a great getaway, perfect for families, couples and all you spring breakers. If Spring Break is not your ideal getaway time, than August might be. …

Virgin Islands Vacation

 I am dreaming of days back in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands.  What a wonderful vacation!!  There are a million things to do.  You can bask in the sun, on one of the beautiful secluded beaches.  Splash around in the crystal blue ocean or sip a tropical drink as you lounge and take in the amazing scenery.…

The Historic Hotel Galvez

The Hotel Galvez is located in Galveston, TX.  A very majestic, seaside hotel that is rich in history and beautiful architecture, it first opened its doors in 1911.  Some of the hotels guests include celebrities such as Frank Sinatra and Jimmy Stewart.  American Presidents Dwight D. Eisenhower, Lyndon B Johnson and Franklin D. Roosevelt stayed here, as well as General Douglas MacArthur. There…

Zilker Botanical Garden – Austin

Zilker Botanical Garden – Austin, TX There are so many things to see and do in Austin, one of the places I really enjoy is Zilker Botanical Garden.  My son and I spent the day there one spring for a class field trip, what fun!  The Gardens are simply beautiful especially in the spring, on 30 acres, they have often…