Jen’s Journal – January 5, 2020

Day 190: Embassy Suites, Austin, TX Sunny and warm. We checked out Austin Beer Garden Brewery (ABGB), which was recommended by a few people. They have a large outdoor area with lots of picnic tables. Kelsey wanted tacos (there are so many really good taco places) so we got a recommendation of Matt’s El Rancho.... Continue Reading →

I Like Camp Food CF11

Grilled cheese and tomato hominy soup. Replace the iconic grilled cheese with a grilled chicken and cheese quesadilla Spice up the can of tomato soup with sautéed onions, garlic and green peppers. Add a little red pepper flake. Add the hominy to the soup at the end.

I like Texas state parks.

‪I like Texas State Parks! They have security with locked gates at night, nice hot showers, fire pits, cut wood for sale, nice trails, ‬picnic tables, and usually level spots to park our rig. The Texas State Parks Annual Pass is a great value for frequent visitors and campers. When you spend two nights the... Continue Reading →

Jen’s Journal – December 9, 2019

Day 163: Garner State Park, TX Sunny and very warm. We did Drive #5, the Texas Swiss Alps Scenic Drive. According to the website, “you sure won't think you're still in Texas on this drive.” Maybe in a couple parts of the drive. It was nice. We drove through Rio Frio, Leakey, Vanderpool, Medina, Bandera,... Continue Reading →

Blog at

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: