Tag: family life

South Llano and Monahans Sandhills – Vacation 2019

We looked across the expanse of sand and the kids took off down the dune, ready to explore the next one. We shortened the dogs’ leashes and let them take off after the kids, both of them happily running through the sand to protect their people. We spent the...

Choosing State Parks for Our Travel Adventures

As we move into summer vacation, don't forget the natural resources that we have available, often within an hour drive. Check out your state park website and see what the closest parks have available for you and your kids. And if you are hitting the road, don't forget to...

A Memorial Day Weekend Fishing With Gators and Hiking the Trails

We had found a compromise that would allow our family to camp to celebrate the end of the school year and would be close enough for me to make it back for the graduation ceremony that always falls on Memorial Day weekend. I was willing to do the driving...