January 2-4, 2017 Seeing snow while spending the holidays in California was like the cherry on top, the Mendezonas planned a skiing/snowboarding trip to Big Bear but I was more excited that Cassie was going to have her first snow experience. I was already assuming that she would fall in love with snow so quickly […]Read more "Destination: Big Bear Lake, California"
Visiting Disneyland during the holidays, we already knew the place was going to be jam-packed. Prior to getting there my husband was telling me to prepare for long lines and a whole lot of waiting, pretty much he wanted us to brace ourselves for anything and expect the unexpected to avoid frustrations. I told him that […]Read more "Cassie’s 1st trip to the Happiest Place on Earth"
This fascination of wanting to sleep in a teepee has been around for awhile especially since it first came out on Groupon a few months back. The only thing with these deals is that they have a time period and even at a steal I didn’t want to purchase the Groupon until I could find someone […]Read more "Of Texas and Teepees"
Local vineyards— who would have thought decent ones existed here in Texas especially since we’re known to have shady weather forecasts especially in our area, imagine experiencing all four seasons in one day. I know there are hundreds here in the US but for some reason when you say “US vineyards”, the first thing that comes […]Read more "Local Vineyards, Quiet Birthdays"
Baby Friendly Activities for this Trip: The Alamo The Riverwalk Natural Bridge Wildlife Ranch Make Sure to Bring: Baby Snacks Water Baby Hat/ Baby Sunglasses Carrier Handheld Fan/ Cooling Mist Stroller ————————————————————————– Day 1 Drove to San Antonio for Father’s Day weekend because my grandparents (mom’s side) who are visiting from the Philippines have never […]Read more "Destination: San Antonio, Texas"
June 13 – 15, 2016 Marco and I looked for a place close to Texas for our 2nd (Church) anniversary, somewhere that would not entail flying since we were bringing Cassie with us. I’ve been wanting to take him to New Orleans even when we were still dating because I knew he’d enjoy the food […]Read more "Destination: New Orleans, Louisiana"
In the area we live in we’ve unconsciously established an annual tradition with our neighbors of going camping on spring break. It’s gotten bigger the past few years with more families joining in and It’s great that we get to bond over hiking and fishing and campfire stories and a bunch of other outdoorsy stuff. […]Read more "Destination: Brownwood, Texas"