Sand & Sun At Galveston Beach

Galveston Island is always a great getaway spot for our family.  It is close to home and makes you feel as if you've stepped right into vacation mode.  The beach, the wind, fun gift shops, great restaurants and more!  The cleanliness of the Galveston Beach water is nothing when compared to a Florida Beach, but Galveston is less then two hours away from home.  The boys love playing in the beach, dreaming about catching small sharks off the pier … [Read more...]

App Review: Seawall Parking On Galveston Island

Last weekend we had a great time in Galveston, despite the drizzling rain.  You can read more about that on my other post, Galveston Island Texas.  Now for the parking issue, would this irritate you? At the end of our trip, we decided to park on the seawall and hit one last store.  Bobby wanted to bring home a souvenir and we hadn't found what he was looking for, but we saw one last store we'd like to check out before leaving for home.  It … [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...]