Groves Pecan Festival “Fun in a Nutshell”

The Groves Pecan Festival was held this weekend, October 26-29, at Lions Park in Groves and, as always, did not disappoint. The weather was perfect for a small town fall festival. The air was full of the smells of pork-ca-bobs and funnel cakes. The Pecan Festival has no charge for parking and free admission. The…

Moody Gardens Galveston is Fun For the Entire Family

Moody Gardens with its newly remodeled Aquarium Pyramid is a perfect family staycation! Luckily Moody Gardens had minimal damage from Hurricane Harvey and all attractions are currently open to the public! We were lucky enough to have visited Moody Gardens this summer and as always it was a blast with several new exhibits and 37…

Marriott Marquis Houston – Visit the Texas Shaped Lazy River!

Have you ever floated around a Texas shaped lazy river on a rooftop in downtown Houston? I have and let me tell you, it is something that you NEED to do! Marriott Marquis features 1000 guest rooms on 29 floors and opened in December 2016. This is one hotel you have to visit. Connected by…

Medieval Times Orlando

Karli has been wanted to go to Medieval Times for years! We finally got our chance to visit the Orlando Castle, and it was nothing short of amazing. In fact, it was one of the highlights of the trip. This is something unique, entertaining, and just plain fun that the entire family can enjoy. Medieval…

How the Get the Most Out of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Orlando

Universal Orlando’s Wizarding World of Harry Potter is a must do for any fan. It is an immersive experience that will blow you away! We have a few tips and suggestions to help you make the most out of your trip to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. First you should know that Universal Orlando…

Holiday Inn & Suites Across from Universal Orlando

Holiday Inn & Suites Across from Universal is the absolute perfect hotel in the absolute perfect location for your family vacation to Universal Orlando Resort. When they say across from Universal, they really mean it! This hotel is directly across from Universal. From our window we could see the parking garage and some rides. This…

Stay Sky Suites I-Drive Orlando

On our recent trip to Orlando we spend our first night at Stay Sky Suites I-Drive Orlando. Stay Sky Suites I-Drive Orlando is a Walt Disney World Good Neighbor Hotel, located just off famous International Drive. This hotel is fabulous for families visiting the theme parks Orlando has to offer. Stay Sky has free scheduled…

All Things L’Auberge

L’Auberge Casino Resort Lake Charles has so much to offer that it is almost impossible to describe it all, but I’m going to try. Karli and I just returned from a magnificent stay at the resort and we were could only hit the tip of the iceberg L’Auberge is a AAA 4-Diamond property that sits…

The Suite Life at L’Auberge Casino Resort Lake Charles

Let me just start by saying this, you NEED L’Auberge Casino Resort Lake Charles in your life! Karli & I recently had the opportunity to stay at this magnificent resort and it was nothing short of amazing. L’Auberge offers so many fantastic experiences that it is almost impossible to fit them all into one visit,…

MCM Elegante Hotel Beaumont (A Perfect Staycation!)

The MCM Elegante has been voted the #1 hotel in Beaumont for 13 years in a row! It is another perfect place for both out of town visitors, and of course for the ultimate staycation! The hotel offers 274 guest rooms, including jacuzzi suites, over nine floors. There are two restaurants, a bar, and a…