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Ray Miller Park

Ray Miller Park: A 15-Acre Beauty in West Houston

Posted: November 12, 2018 at 4:46 pm   /   Parks & Outdoor

Discovering Ray Miller Park Ray Miller Park would be an easy one to miss seeing. The address is 1800 Eldridge Parkway, Houston, Texas 77007. My husband and I have ridden past this gem of a small park countless times and never noticed it. One day out of the corner of my eye, I happened to […]

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Wonderland Sculpture in Evelyn's Park

Evelyn’s Park with Alice in Wonderland Mad Hatter Tea Party

Posted: September 25, 2018 at 5:13 pm   /   Art & Culture, Bellaire, Houston Metro Area, Parks & Outdoor, Sculptures

This 24-foot long Wonderland Sculpture in Evelyn’s Park created by artist Bridgette Mongeon must be seen to be believed! Seeing all of it may take some time, effort, and dedicated sleuthing on the part of visitors to Bellaire, Texas.

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Little Cypress Creek Preserve

Little Cypress Creek Preserve: Wildlife Habitat Worth Visiting

Posted: August 29, 2018 at 1:54 pm   /   Cypress, Houston Metro Area, Parks & Outdoor

It is refreshing to find patches of land kept from urban development and left in a mostly natural state. Located in Cypress, Texas, this is the case with the 58 acres of the Little Cypress Creek Preserve. Residential neighborhoods do surround this nature preserve.

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Marshall Lake in Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve

Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve: Nature Lovers Paradise in the Heart of Houston

Posted: August 5, 2018 at 7:04 pm   /   Parks & Outdoor

The Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve in northwest Harris County is a nature lovers delight. The population of Houston is growing by leaps and bounds. With that comes new subdivisions and ever-expanding commercial spaces. It is fantastic to have green spaces set aside for the public to enjoy.

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Shady Lane Park and Importance of Bayous in Houston

Posted: July 9, 2018 at 9:43 pm   /   Parks & Outdoor

Shady Lane Park A jewel in the Houston park system is Shady Lane Park.  The name of the park gives no hint as to what is there.  Yes, there are trees, so obviously there is shade if visiting this park when the deciduous trees are fully leafed out.  My husband and I visited this Houston […]

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