McKenna Children’s Museum

McKenna Children's Museum provided me 2 complimentary tickets for my children's honest review It's summer and it's time to start marking 'to do's' off of our Family Summer Bucket List. One 'to do' was to go to the McKenna Children's Museum located in New Brunfels, Texas, which is only 30 or so minutes from San Antonio. For this trip, I brought a 10 year old, two 8 year olds, one 5 year old and two 4 years olds. My kids were so excited because they knew that right when you entered the McKenna … [Read more...]

Top 10 San Antonio Restaurants I Visited in 2014

Having lived in and around San Antonio for over 3 years has given me an appreciation for good food. San Antonio has some of the best eateries I have ever experienced. There is so much variety here from BBQ to Mexican Food to Mediterranean. This city has so many options. In an effort to help those that live in or around San Antonio or plan to visit, I have compiled my top 10 San Antonio restaurants I visited in 2014. Top 10 San Antonio Restaurants I Visited in 2014: The Reel Seafood … [Read more...]

San Antonio Tamale Festival

Have I mentioned how much I love San Antonio, Texas? Besides the world's famous River Walk and Market Square, which has amazing food and entertainment, San Antonio has the Pearl Brewery. The Pearl Brewery is a historic gathering place where everyone eats, plays, and learns along the banks of the River Walk. They have family friendly events throughout the year that are always amazing and awesome. This previous Saturday my family and I were lucky enough to attend the 4th annual San Antonio Tamale … [Read more...]

JW Illumination in San Antonio

I was recently invited by a representative of the JW Marriott to attend the JW Illumination in San Antonio, Texas. This would be my first time to attend this event and since it was a family friendly event in San Antonio, I was very excited.  When my family and I arrived at the JW Marriott, the first thing that my 3 year old said was, "Mommy, this place is beautiful!" As I looked at the well trimmed landscape, the beautiful outside decor and the holiday ambiance, I had to agree with my … [Read more...]