Author Archives: Gwen Carpenter

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Vacation Spots in Texas with Water: Beat the Heat this Summer

With temperatures continuing to climb, the thought of spending any time outside and enjoying it is starting to become a distant memory.  Summer is in full swing, and we know it’s only getting hotter. However, that doesn’t mean you have … Read More

Vacation Spots in Texas for Families: Why Cedar Lodge is the Best Choice for Yours

Finding the best vacation spots in Texas for families seems like a quick Google search away. Yet, it doesn’t take long for things to suddenly spiral into an overwhelming array of options and factors to consider.  If you’re hoping to … Read More

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The Best Texas Lake Cabin Rentals: Find Yours at Cedar Lodge

Missed Spring Break with us this year? That’s OK! Set your eyes on summer and reserve one of the best Texas lake cabin rentals at our family-friendly resort. Our property features 13 Texas lake cabin rentals, so we highly recommend … Read More

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Bluebonnets in Texas: Why Burnet is the Best Place to See Them + Helpful Tips

Spring is such an enjoyable time of year in our beloved Lone Star State. The season’s March showers create the ideal conditions for bluebonnets in Texas to begin bursting into life. Starting in late March-early April, Texans from all over … Read More

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Spring Break Destinations for Families in Texas: Why Cedar Lodge is an Excellent Choice!

As our country continues to feel the impacts of the current global COVID-19 health crisis. We’re sure many of you are searching for alternative plans for your family’s upcoming Spring Break vacation. With most of us opting out of any … Read More

Image of a sparkler. Celebrate New Years' during Covid safely at our family-friendly Texas lake resort

Home for the Holidays? Not Necessarily!

New Years’ during Covid doesn’t have to be a drag! You CAN still celebrate the end of 2020 safely with your loved ones.  With the novel coronavirus pandemic still impacting countries globally, most places have all but curtailed their traditional New … Read More

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You Can Still Have a Safe Covid-19 Christmas and New Year!

‘Tis the season to be…jolly? It sure is hard to feel that way most days, given the current global health crisis.  With 2020 rapidly coming to a close, the ongoing coronavirus pandemic has thrown kinks into many of our traditional … Read More

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6 Fun Ways to Spend Father’s Day — Cedar Lodge Texas

Are you looking for ways to show Dad a good time this Father’s Day? You’re not alone! We’ve put together a list of recommendations and tips on how to make Father’s Day a fun and memorable one for Dad this … Read More

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The Extra COVID-19 Safety Measures We’re Taking to Keep You Healthy and Safe During Your Stay

Here at Cedar Lodge Texas, we want to assure you that we take the current situation very seriously and are implementing extra COVID-19 safety measures to prevent the spread of this virus. As a retired Registered Nurse and owner of … Read More

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5 Tips for Planning a Family Reunion in the Texas Hill Country

Thinking about planning a family reunion, but have no idea where to start? Luckily, at Cedar Lodge Texas, we’re no stranger to these types of events and we know what it takes to plan a reunion the whole family will … Read More