Remington Suite Hotel & Spa (Shreveport, LA)

After running kids to sporting events all summer, my wife and I finally managed to squeeze in a getaway for the two of us. Having stayed in dozens of nice, but cookie-cutter-like hotels in recent months, we wanted something “grown up” and different that didn’t have “casino” in the name (this is Shreveport, remember). The… Continue reading Remington Suite Hotel & Spa (Shreveport, LA)

American Freedom Museum

Take in over 200 years of American history at the American Freedom Museum in Bullard, TX, just a few miles outside of Tyler.  On the campus of the Brook Hill School, visitors to the American Freedom Museum are greeted by an 1861 Parrot Rifle Cannon and an 1857 Congressional Desk and Chair in the museum… Continue reading American Freedom Museum

Cool Down Your RV with Inexpensive Sun Shades That You Can Custom-fit Yourself

Summer’s here and that means RV season is in full swing! If you’re new to the whole glamping scene like we are, you’re probably figuring things out as you go.  That’s certainly the case for us. We got our RV late last summer and didn’t do much camping until the fall. As a result, we… Continue reading Cool Down Your RV with Inexpensive Sun Shades That You Can Custom-fit Yourself

Howdy, folks!

Big Tex, State Fair of Texas

“Howdy, folks!” If that phrase sounds familiar, it’s probably because you’ve been to The Great State Fair of Texas. Or, if you’ve lived in Texas long enough, you’ve received that hearty greeting from one of the locals. It doesn’t matter if you’ve lived in the Lone Star State all of your life or that you’ve… Continue reading Howdy, folks!

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