EMPTY NESTERS EXPLORE TEXAS

You Will Love the San Gabriel House Bed and Breakfast in Georgetown Texas!

You Will Love the San Gabriel House Bed and Breakfast in Georgetown Texas!

The end of September found me in Georgetown, Texas enjoying their annual Wine Festival. I had the most wonderful weekend, and part of the reason why is the San Gabriel House Bed and Breakfast at University and Olive, across from Southwestern University. San Gabriel House has a long history, it was built in 1908. There […]

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You Should Experience Amazing and Beautiful Georgetown, Texas!

You Should Experience Amazing and Beautiful Georgetown, Texas!

You should experience Georgetown! During 2017 I have been exploring and traveling in the Texas Hill Country. I recently paid a visit to Georgetown, Texas, 30 miles north of Austin, to experience the Georgetown Wine Festival, but I ended up experiencing so much more! Marcy, from the Visitor’s Center, took me on a wonderful tour […]

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Have you ever gone Bat Shit Crazy in Austin? I Have!

Have you ever gone Bat Shit Crazy in Austin? I Have!

Bat Shit Crazy! Austin goes bat shit crazy at dusk on the Ann Richards Congress Avenue Bridge! Have you been to Austin to see the crazy bat show? You should check it out at BatCon! From March to November, Mexican fruit bats nest and live under the Ann Richards Congress Avenue Bridge in downtown Austin. […]

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You can Join in the 2017 Clean the Crow Clean Up on September 16!

You can Join in the 2017 Clean the Crow Clean Up on September 16!

  Join us at Clean the Crow on September 16, 2017 for a cleanup event from 8am-10am!  Keep Dallas Beautiful has partnered with the City of Dallas and we’re asking for your help. Come catch the litter flying in the breeze so Dallas can enjoy a clean park. Spend two hours to Keep Dallas Beautiful, […]

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Enjoy Amazing Views from Texas Hill Country

Enjoy Amazing Views from Texas Hill Country

Texas Hill Country is beautiful. I have made it my duty to explore all of it and report back to you! Enjoy these views from Texas Hill Country.

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What to Do and See in the Texas Hill Country…Don’t forget LBJ!

What to Do and See in the Texas Hill Country…Don’t forget LBJ!

No visit to the Texas Hill Country is complete without visiting the LBJ State Park and Historical Site. Lyndon Baines Johnson was the 36th President of the United States, serving from 1963 through 1969. He was the Vice President of John F Kennedy, and took over the presidency upon Kennedy’s death. Many, even most, baby […]

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Have You Ever Been to a Grape Stomp? Amazing fun!

Filed in EMPTY NESTERS EXPLORE TEXAS, Reviews!, Travel by on August 22, 2017 8 Comments
Have You Ever Been to a Grape Stomp? Amazing fun!

The last Grape Stomp Event at Fall Creek Vineyards is on Saturday, August 26! Make plans and go! I grew up with one image in my mind when it came to Grape Stomps at Winery Harvests: I Love Lucy, going deeper and deeper into her barrel of grapes! Also, there is a video out there […]

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I Love that my Daughter took me on a Surprise, Peachy Excursion near Dallas!

Filed in EMPTY NESTERS EXPLORE TEXAS, Reviews! by on August 15, 2017 3 Comments
I Love that my Daughter took me on a Surprise, Peachy Excursion near Dallas!

My lovely daughter, Alexandra, is a sweetheart. Last week she called me and told me to be ready at 745a on Saturday for a surprise excursion! I tend to be overly enthusiastic…well, I get very excited at certain things, events, animals, etc. My family loves to surprise me, or be with me on these occasions. […]

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Dallas Cocktail Destinations for Empty Nesters!

Dallas Cocktail Destinations for Empty Nesters!

written by Alan James There are great Dallas Cocktail destinations! Becoming an empty nester opens up a whole new outlook on life. You have to admit that taking care of a family for years takes up a lot of your identity, regardless of the size of the clan. It can be pretty scary to embark […]

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Why you will love Lake Travis in the Texas Hill Country!

Why you will love Lake Travis in the Texas Hill Country!

My husband and I have visited the Texas Hill Country a few times, and loved it. We plan to spend much more time in the area! Ah, the longer we stayed on Lake Travis in the Texas Hill Country, the more I liked it!  Lakeway is a wealthy, small town with all the amenities, easy […]

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