Museum of Nature and Science – Dallas, Texas

Museum of Nature and Science – Dallas, Texas

Trying to find indoor entertainment options for little kids that also entertain big kids can be a challenge, but while doing a little research, we came across the Museum of Nature and Science. We had a group of 8 with four kids ranging from 2 to 16 years. The Museum...
Caddo Lake – Uncertain, Texas

Caddo Lake – Uncertain, Texas

Caddo Lake is the only natural lake in Texas. It’s unlike any other lake in the state with its huge Bald Cypress trees adorned with Spanish moss. The surface is covered with lilly pads and lotus plants and over 250 species of birds call it home. The lake is...
Splash Kingdom Waterpark – Canton, Texas

Splash Kingdom Waterpark – Canton, Texas

Considering that the next 10 days has a forecast of 102 degrees each day, we decided that the waterpark sounded pretty good. The closest waterpark to Lake Fork is Splash Kingdom in Canton, Texas, which is about a 45 minute drive. It’s also the only waterpark between...
Mineola Nature Preserve – Mineola, Texas

Mineola Nature Preserve – Mineola, Texas

We decided to visit the Mineola Nature Preserve today, as our company wanted to go on a little hike through the woods and enjoy nature a bit. Unfortunately what we quickly realized was that nature was best enjoyed either early in the morning or late in the evening at...
Flights of Frontier Flight Museum – Dallas, Texas

Flights of Frontier Flight Museum – Dallas, Texas

On our way out of Texas, on our way to Alaska, we had a few hours to kill before we had to catch our flight at Dallas Love-Field. The flight museum is located near the airport and appears to be a somewhat hidden gem in the area. Our son loves airplanes and we were...