Caddo Mounds 1649 State Hwy. 21 West, Alto, TX 75925 (My GPS didn’t take us exactly there, but once you turn onto HWY 21, you will run into it – there is a bird watching sign, historical marker, & the Caddo Mounds sign as well) 936-858-3218 http://www.thc.state.tx.us/historic-sites/caddo-mounds-state-historic-site *FitBit Steps: Potentially a lot… but, we opted not too, you’ll see why below 🙂 * *Very inexpensive* … Continue reading Caddo Indian Mounds Alto, Texas
East Texas Gators & Wildlife Park 9515 FM 1255, Grand Saline, TX 75140 (903) 962-5630 http://www.easttexasgators.com/ Sun.- Thurs. 9 am – 5 pm Fri. & Sat. 9 am – 8 pm Admission is $7 adults and $6 for children ages 2-12 Senior citizens over 65 are $6 **Check for a Groupon** This was one of our first adventures we went on as you will be … Continue reading East Texas Gator Farm Grand Saline, Texas
AT HOME ACTIVITIES Monday, April 18th, 2016 Tyler, Texas $$$ $10 TOTAL $$$ We did not let Mr. Weather man stop us from having an amazing adventure yesterday! We packed in 6 full hours of non-stop fun and at the end of the day, I spent $10 total!! Let me just tell you if you haven’t tapped in to the secret of The Dollar … Continue reading Rainy Day Adventures Tyler, Texas
Saturday, April 2nd, 2016 Azalea Trails Tyler, Texas http://www.visittyler.com/azaleatrail/ FitBit steps- 5,500 $$$ FREE $$$ What a beautiful day in the neighborhood… If you’ve never walked the Azalea Trail this time of year, you’re truly missing out! Between gorgeous homes, spectacular landscaping & “princesses” (belles dressed in gowns) what more could a couple of adorable adventurers ask for? We found all sorts of exciting surprises… … Continue reading Azalea Trails Tyler, Tx
Homestead Heritage 608 Dry Creek Rd, Waco, TX 76705 http://www.homesteadheritage.com/ $$$ FREE $$$ ALL AGES Are you looking for some good wholesome family fun? Look no further than Homestead Heritage in Waco, Texas. We were so thankful stumble upon this place (with the help of our tour guide, Bethany Moore) to set a tone for our weekend Waco adventure! We could have spent more … Continue reading Homestead Heritage in Waco, Texas
Friday, February 12th, 2016 With all of the stress of school, work, and life, Lili and I decided to surprise the girls with an evening trip to our local…. INDOOR WATER PARK! I mean who knew East Texas would have such amenities? THE WATER PARK AT THE VILLAGES 18270 Singing Wood Ln, Flint, TX 75762 http://www.silverleafresortswaterpark.com/ $$15/average$$ Practically any age, but more fun at 3 … Continue reading Indoor Water Park in East Texas!
February 6th, 2016 – $$VARIES$$ Typically, us adventurers like to stay outdoors as much as possible and Texas is usually pretty good about sunshine. However, there are some weekends that are just too cold, wet, windy, etc. So today, we’re putting down some of the indoor adventures we’ve had around town. KID’S STATION LONGVIEW, TEXAS 2607 W Loop 281, Longview, TX 75604 – https://www.facebook.com/Kids-Station-422096267922982/timeline/ … Continue reading Indoor Adventures in East Texas