Of course we love all there is to do right here in OKC, but sometimes we all need a change of scenery and want to hop in the car and head off on a road trip. And we sure...
We recently took the Amtrak to Fort Worth, TX and I'm here to tell you about our experience! Navigating the Amtrak First off, we loved it! It was so fun and easy! We booked our tickets online beforehand. The train leaves...
Guthrie is a unique, very small town that is surrounded by history. It is THE ONE and only suburb of OKC that will not, and cannot become a cookie-cutter replica of all the other suburbs with chain restaurants and big-box...
As someone who loves big cities, walkable streets, and cultural districts, Edmond wasn’t an obvious first choice of where I would ultimately raise my family. At first, drawn to the city for the fantastic schools and quiet neighborhoods, we...
  We've reached the season where it's time to either get outside or at least change the scenery from anything other than our homes. We have a great resource for the best spots to go play indoors in OKC, but sometimes...
Did you know that in addition to our own fabulous OKC cultural institutions and arts organizations, we are just a short drive away from dozens more world-class museums? This makes for a perfect museum destination trip! People are often...
The FireLake FireFlight Balloon Festival near OKC returns to Shawnee, OK this year! On the weekend of August 11-12, families can enjoy a weekend of family fun including carnival rides, family games and entertainment, balloon glows, live music, petting...
Experience an old fashioned summer day in the small town of Rush Springs, OK (about one hour south of OKC) with their Watermelon Festival complete with carnival rides and family-friendly contests and games.  One of the most popular summer festivals...
Visit the Stratford Oklahoma Peach Festival  It's time to take a day drip to the Oklahoma Peach Festival this weekend in the self-proclaimed "peach capital of Oklahoma", known to grow the juiciest peaches in the Sooner State!   Head to the Annual...
Norman, OK is synonymous with Sooners and The University of Oklahoma, of course. Boom Sooner! But there are also plenty of other things to do in Norman, and it has so much offer for a fun day trip as...
Are you looking for a unique experience for your family this summer? Consider a ride on the Heartland Flyer train from OKC to Fort Worth, Texas. It really is fun for all ages! My family of 4 took the...
Recently, my husband and I took our eight-year-old and ten-year-old to the Great Salt Plains to dig for selenite crystals. It was such a fun family trip – one that I know we will take again! I had been...

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