Visit Mesquite Texas Family Tour

I’ve posted a few things here in the past couple of days about the Tour of Mesquite when we partnered with the Mesquite Convention and Visitors Center, www.VisitMesquiteTx.com, but today, I am sharing EVERYTHING that we did during this tour! Are you ready? This is My Hometown! Mesquite Texas!

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Hampton Inn & Suites | The Mesquite Texas Guide And A Giveaway

For those of you that have followed my journey here know that I have had a lot of personal things going on lately with my family, so when Mesquite Convention and Visitors Center offered to partner with us on a weekend getaway, I jumped at the opportunity to learn more about what my hometown has to offer. Last week I posted about City Lake Park, but that was not where my families weekend getaway started. We first checked into the Hampton Inn & Suites the night before.

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City Lake Park | Mesquite Texas Guide

City Lake Park in Mesquite Texas has a lot of memories for my family. Developed in 1947, this is one of Mesquite’s oldest parks, and most families are like mine and have memories like mine. On the Old Mesquite side of town, you will find this lake where you can fish, have picnics, and so much more.

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DFW Fourth Of July Fireworks

I completely forgot to get this post our by June 28th, 2019 for the DFW Fourth of July Firework 2019 Displays. Sunnyvale, Texas had their display last night and it just now reminded me that I need to let my readers know that there are many many different Fourth of July events going on over the next week!So, what area of DFW do you live in and do you plan to travel to see any of these displays or events?

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Are You Looking For Fun Parks In Mesquite Texas?

Summer is in full swing and are you looking for fun parks in Mesquite Texas? If you’re anything like I am, you are looking for anything to keep your kids busy and happy this summer. So, I started to look up the different parks other than the closest one to my own home, and I found out that Mesquite Texas has over 60 parks in total!

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Our Adventures To Ripley's Believe It or Not

This post was originally posted back around summer, I am resubmitting it here now due to a website crash and losing all of my work from February 2018 – Around September 2018. When we headed down to Ripley’s Believe It Or Not, we were not planning on this trip. It was a spur of the moment trip that we all had so much fun with. I am so thankful that I didn’t delete the photos.

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Ollie's Bargain Outlet Now Open In Mesquite TX

This past weekend we went on a mini adventure. Well, James and I did. We ended up on a Date Night to Ollie’s Bargain Outlet that just had their grand opening a few days before. I wasn’t sure what we would find here, or if this would be a store that I would be returning to. Now that Ollie’s Bargain Outlet is Now Open in Mesquite TX, I can bring you a little sneak peek of what is in store for you when you adventure into this store that has taken over my childhood favorite, Toys R Us.

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Opal Lawrence Historical Park and Mesquite Legends

Every little city and town has their own Urban Legends, and Mesquite Texas is no different. Today, while going through my images I came across a file of images from an old website and blog I use to run that had the tour of Mesquite images from interesting locations. The images that interested me the most were the ones from Opal Lawrence Historical Park

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The Mesquite Texas Guide

A few months ago, I created a post about everything there is to do in our hometown of Mesquite Texas. I have not been able to recreate that post and I hate that it is no longer active. I sat down the other day and really started to think about everything there is to do in my little hometown and there is a LOT! Mesquite Texas is a historic town in the DFW area and is full of rich history

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Six Flags Over Texas Update and News

We recently visited Six Flags Over Texas since the Summer season is almost over. It is now time for the park to start working on the Fright Fest updates. The best thing is, I noticed something new and we also got emails the other day that they will be adding a new right for the 2019 season!

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Hi! I'm Megan!

I am a photographer and writer behind Odysseys With Love. I am a Mother and Wife and enjoy sharing our everyday life journey. From our The Mesquite Texas Guide and Wandering In DFW to helping other bloggers work from home, I love what I do. 

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