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Austin Travel Mama

Road trip, Dallas edition

August 6, 2012 0

Ah, August. Although we are not baking in the neverending 100 degree temps as we were last summer, it’s still the time of year when the beginning of school seems so near, but yet, so […]

Tiny tacos, queso flameado and tres leches cake at La Gloria.
Austin Travel Mama

Texas Road Tripping: Pearl in San Antonio

July 25, 2012 1

When I was a kid growing up in San Antonio, the Pearl Brewery was still brewing beer. In fact, it did so up until closing in 2001. Having opened in 1881, I’d say it had […]

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A weekend getaway to Port Aransas, Texas

June 22, 2011 6

I could have grown up to be a beach snob.  As a child, I lived in Australia and my primary school took us on overnight trips to exotic locations like Kangaroo Island, where seals lounged […]

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Austin Travel Mama

Hill Country Summer Fun

June 28, 2010 2

For the last year, my husband, parents and I had been talking about taking an international trip this summer. Unfortunately, airfares were just too high to justify the trip. This change in plans left a […]

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Road Trip, Anyone?

May 19, 2010 5

I love a good road trip. When I was in high school, I would often just get in my car and drive. The distance I drove was dependent upon where in my high school career […]

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Austin Travel Mama

Road Trip: Pedernales Falls State Park

May 10, 2010 1

With summer just around the corner, I’m feeling that inevitable panic. How am I going to entertain my child all summer!? Yes, we have a few camps here and there, but I’m someone that prefers […]

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Austin Travel Mama

Going Away

September 2, 2009 3

My husband’s birthday is right around the corner. I asked him what he would like to do for his birthday and his response was, “Go to New Orleans.” So, I’m planning an extended weekend trip […]

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