Category Archives: Kids

Medieval Times

Medieval Times and Kiss FM invited our family to attend a dinner and tournament, and this was a first experience for all of us. The kids were exploring the hall outside the tournament arena and checking out the horses when … Continue reading

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Texas Capitol and Trips to the Mouse

So part of our visit around Texas included a stop to the Austin Capitol. We were planning to just walk through the lobby and take a peek, but Melissa from Trips to the Mouse had more in mind! Melissa contacted … Continue reading

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Albuquerque by Elvis!

Thanks to Elvis Photography for helping document our amazing adventure! You can see the news reports here: KOAT KRQE KOB

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The Grand Albuquerque Adventure

I’m still laughing that Albuquerque was on Ben’s wish list! We knew almost nothing about this town, but we knew it was on our way back from Arches National Park and a good place to stop and stay the night. … Continue reading

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Lone Star Park – Horses!

Ben’s wish list included the hope of seeing a variety of animals and he’s been very fortunate to see many recently (the zoo, Sharkarosa, etc.) However, I don’t know if any were as beautiful as the race horses we saw … Continue reading

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Camel Kisses & Selfie

The first selfie we tried the camel put its head on my shoulder! Then the camel tried kissing me, so we stayed a bit further back for the next selfie attempt:

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BFD in Flower Mound

After hearing about Ben’s story we were invited by the folks at Bar Fun Dining in Flower Mound to come enjoy lunch and some game adventures. The kids had a blast – almost as much fun as Kit had. 😉 … Continue reading

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A Couple of Galveston and NASA movies

The kind Flight Director asked the crew of the ISS to say goodnight to B. Hit it full screen and take a look at the love feed from orbit. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iFihO6Xicd8 And I threw together a little slideshow of our Galveston … Continue reading

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Fort Worth Zoo!

Last week Tamron Hall brought us into Dallas for a video chat (she was in NYC) to talk about Ben’s vision bucket list. She was incredibly kind, and at the end of the show mentioned she would be in town … Continue reading

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THANK YOU!

Ben’s story by Janet St. James aired on Wednesday at 10pm. There are been several ads running for the story on the radio and television so we were getting messages all day long from family and friends hearing it! Then … Continue reading

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