New Orleans, Louisiana

We only had a week to spend in New Orleans and since most of the downtown areas were crowded we ended up making this visit more about food than anything else. Luckily, New Orleans is not short on that and never left us hungry. Chateau Orleans Po-BoysIf you love muffuletta,…

Houston, Texas

We spent a week in Houston, so we had a weekend and a few afternoons to get in as much as we could. That meant space and flight! The Lone Star Flight Museum was right across from our campground and it was really cool and Riley loved the different aircraft.…

Austin, Texas

We were excited to check out Austin since we know it's notorious for awesome food and great outdoor spaces. They say "Keep Austin Weird," and it lived up to our expectations. Play For All Abilities ParkWe visited several parks and playgrounds in Austin but this one was worth a mention.…

San Antonio, Texas

We had a great time in San Antonio. It is definitely a place we would like to visit again. We found a great campground that's only 10 minutes from downtown SATX and the food is unbeatable. We spent two weeks in Texas, but, the snow kept us locked down for…

Carlsbad Caverns National Park, Carlsbad, New Mexico

On our way to San Antonio we decided to take a little detour to Carlsbad Caverns National Park. Turns out, this was an awesome choice and since we were able to get up to the caverns early there was plenty of space between us and other people as we walked…

Tucson, Arizona

Snow again!It snowed the day after we got to Tucson. From what we've heard, that is really unusual for Tucson, but luckily it melted in a few hours and was just fine. Food & FriendsWe've really enjoyed the food in Tucson. So many great places to eat, made better…

Big Bend National Park

Big Bend is an unexpected treasure. This place is stunning in its own right. We've been to a number of national parks in our travels but Big Bend was just different. I didn't know this area was rich in dinosaur fossils. Who would have thought that the ground we're walking…

Dallas & Fort Worth, Texas

Claire: Where do you want to go this winter? Thomas: Texas has great weather, right? Claire: Yeah, I thought so. ** Drives to Texas in January. It snows. **…