Inks Lake is the smallest lake in the Highland Lakes chain. It is only 831 acres, compared to Lake Buchanan at 22,333 acres. Don’t let it’s small size fool you. Inks Lake is worth a trip! It has an amazing State Park with 200 campsites and 22 cabins. A very popular area in Inks Lake […]
Lake Buchanan was the first lake built on the Highland Lakes Chain. It was started in 1931 and finally completed in 1939. It was originally part of the Colorado River, which was prone to flooding. The dam was built to control the flooding and to provide power through the hydroelectric dam for the area. […]
Are you tired of searching every site out there to find the lowest rates on accommodations? I was. Booking a vacation shouldn’t stress you out. You are going on a vacation to get away from stress. I finally found a site that searches everywhere to find me the lowest rates at hotels, condos and resorts […]
How to make jelly from wild Mustang Grapes. or more appropriately (Pictures to go along with the Sure Jell directions) Seriously people, don’t reinvent the wheel. The sure jell people know how to do this. It’s sort of their job. First, don’t eat them. The skins are bitter and they have seeds. When we were […]
This is the question I get asked most, hands down. How do you travel so much? There are more ways to arrange travel than there are places to go! But these are a few of the things that have worked for us. Accomodations We bought a time share. Wait. Before you start, realize that […]
Our leisurely sunday drive led to the discovery of a wonderful local winery that we can’t wait to go visit again.