Backcountry Big Bend NP

The stars at night are big and bright, deep in the south of Texas  Fact! Big Bend National Park is the only National Park in Texas. At just over 800,000 sq miles of beautiful desert and mountains, it includes the entire chain of Chisos mountains, Santa Elena Canyon and a simple but relaxing natural Hot Springs…

Women’s March on Austin

LOVE IS LOVE January 21st, 2017 Over 50,000 people from across the state turned up at the Texas State Capitol for the Women’s March on Austin to march in solidarity, to organize and participate and express their voice that we are all here together, we all deserve equal rights are we will not be silent….

Westcave Preserve & Winery – TX

Westcave Preserve The Westcave Preserve and Outdoor Discovery Center is a quick 43 miles from Austin, TX and somehow in our many many years of living here I had never even heard of it! Located just past Hamilton Pool in the Texas Hill Country, the preserve is a beautiful and lush fern covered grotto and cave with highland…

Southwest Roadtrip 2016

Once a year for the past decade my husband’s side of the family takes a trip to go skiing. We usually drive to wherever we decide to go mostly because of our love for road tripping.  This year we split up and the hubby went on a solo trip, taking his time driving up to Colorado…