Check Out The View #RodeoHouston Reliant Park, Houston Texas

If you are near the Houston, Texas area, you can't let Rodeo Houston slip by without checking it out.  This is an event that my entire family looks forward to attending all year long.  You can read more about Houston Rodeo at www.RodeoHouston.com.  From this site you can find the concert schedule, information on the Houston Livestock Show and more.  The Houston Rodeo takes place at Reliant Park and is a huge event.  Check out the pictures below … [Read more...]

Grave Digger Vs. Son Uva Grave Digger #MonsterJam

Monster Jam was back in Houston, Texas on January 18, 2014.  My family and I went to see Monster Jam the first weekend it was in Houston, Texas and had SO much fun!  We loved checking out all the monster trucks and meeting their drivers.  All of the monster truck drivers were very nice, but some of them were just crazy!  They were so thrilled to be there and just loved their monster trucks!  Some of the trucks had such long "meet and greet" lines … [Read more...]

Houston Rodeo Carnival Tickets HALF PRICE SALE Ends 2/28

Every year my family and I count down the days until the Houston Rodeo comes to town!  This year's 2014 dates will be March 4 - 23 and we can't wait! We like to visit the Houston Rodeo Livestock Show, do some shopping, check out the concerts and watch the rodeo.  The night time is when the Houston Rodeo Carnival fun begins and my kids LOVE to spend tons of tickets.  Finally I found the secret behind being able to afford tons of Houston Rodeo … [Read more...]

#MonsterJam #Houston Texas #Reliant Stadium

Our family, me included, LOVE to attend Monster Jam at Houston's Reliant Stadium.  We were at the Monster Jam from 2:30 - 10:30 pm last night meeting drivers, getting signatures, and watching the Monster Trucks compete.  So much fun!  If you haven't ever attended a Monster Truck event, I highly suggest that you look into it.  If you are near the Houston Texas area, Monster Jam will be here again January 18, 2013, BUT MonsterJam is also visiting … [Read more...]

Tips For Attending Reliant Stadium Houston Texans Football Game

If you are planning on attending a Houston Texans football game at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas, there are a few things you should know in order to fully enjoy the experience. Make sure to get there early so you can enjoy all the other things located in front of the entrance and you won't be rushed in finding your seat. Be sure to walk around the different floors and check out the shops. You can have your FREE football picture made at … [Read more...]

Houston Texans: Professional Football Game Pictures

Have you ever been to a professional football game?  We live near the home of the Houston Texans, and are able to attend the games in the Reliant Stadium.  I got some great shots at the last two games that I'd like to share with you.  Even if you aren't a die hard football fan, a trip to a professional football game is truly an experience. This was from one of the preseason games, guess who we were playing, that's right Texans vs. Saints … [Read more...]

Weekend Get Away: San Antonio, TX

Living near Houston, it is a great idea to spend some time in San Antonio if you need a weekend get away.  Here's the view from our hotel window.  You will see the Tower of the Americas which features a revolving restaurant. If you are a first timer to the area, you have to check out the River Walk at night.  We were able to sit right on the water for supper.  Above you will see the guy who played for us while we read through our menu. I … [Read more...]

8 Places You Have To Visit When In Texas

I love living in Texas!!! As the largest state in the continental U.S., Texas offers an extensive list of exciting things to do and fascinating places to see. The Lone Star state plays host to thousands of tourists every month. It’s obvious that Texans love where they live and want to give visitors an awesome impression of their state. With so many tourist friendly attractions to visit, here are just a few you simply can’t miss. 1. San Antonio’s … [Read more...]

My Newcomer’s Guide to Visiting Houston

So you've just moved to the Houston area, and you're not sure how you're going to spend your time. Well get excited, because there's a ton to do in this fabulous city! Fly in Style See Houston in style by taking to the air! A helicopter tour is a great way to get a unique take on any new city, especially one where you'll be spending a lot of time. A company like Apex Helicopters can take you up and let you see your new home the way few people … [Read more...]

Top 5 Reasons Texas Is This Year’s Spring Break Destination

If you have kids, Spring Break is probably something they can’t wait to happen. So, you should try and make it as memorable as possible for them. Take a look at these five things that make Texas a prime Spring Break destination this year. Spend Some Time on the Galveston Beaches Image via Flickr by Michael J. Trump Many of the Galveston Beaches have been refurbished since Hurricane Ike, making it a beautiful and relaxing place to go on … [Read more...]

Alphabet Art At The Rodeo

We just went to the rodeo this past weekend and had so much fun.  Everyone in our family has a favorite thing to do when we get there.  My kids love the carnival, my husband loves the rodeo and I love the indoor shopping.  There are tons of vendors there from different states that travel to the Houston Rodeo every year to show off their items and drive sales to their websites.   As a product reviewer, I enjoy hearing about their sites and … [Read more...]

Spring Break At The Rodeo

Thursday – Spring Break Day 4- was “get caught up day” because we had big plans to go to the Houston Rodeo all day on Friday.  We cleaned the house, did laundry and got ready for the rodeo.  Friday morning we woke up and left the house at breakfast time and were gone until 1 am.  We all made it back home with full bellies and blisters on our feet. We started off at the rodeo walking through the carnival and the indoor shopping.  We had a blast … [Read more...]