Category Archives: Trips

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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Albuquerque – Planning Our Trip

We know there’s a world famous balloon festival in October but we won’t be there that month. However, we’re hearing about all the other fun we can have and food we can enjoy while in town – what are we … 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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Beauty & the Beast!

We had the opportunity to attend Beauty & the Beast on opening night as it tours here in Dallas. They’re performing at the Winspear Opera House (part of the AT&T Performing Arts Center) and it was gorgeous and amazing and … Continue reading

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Water Tower Tour!

I admit that touring a water tower struck me as possibly the weirdest of Ben’s wishes. A water tower?? Huh?? But apparently to a nine year old that was fascinating, we just had no idea how we could make that … Continue reading

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Playing Catch Up

It’s been a busy couple weeks. We had an insane hail storm one day and after it passed we took the kids to their adaptive PE program at UNT. While there the second wave of the storm hit along with … Continue reading

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