We took the kids on a day trip to visit a little place where we love to get pecans. It is about 20 miles from Austin. We live about two hours from Austin so it was not an entirely long trip but with three kids in the car they can get fidgety. I will say this, the kids did not appreciate my 80s/90s karaoke session!
While visiting Berdoll, we stopped at the 14 foot squirrel and snapped a photo. It was a lot of fun and the now the kids can tell people they have seen a 14 foot squirrel!
Once we finished with our pecan trip, the kids suggested we keep driving to Austin in order to see the Texas State Capitol. The husband and I thought it was a great idea. I more so because it is on my Life List!
Here are a few pics inside the Capitol.
We had a great time and finished it off with some great Texas BBQ! I consider this trip a success and can update the Life List Page!