We Have a Podcast!

The Ditching Suburbia podcast is now available on iTunes.

We’re happy to announce that you can now subscribe to the Ditching Suburbia podcast on iTunes.

I’ll now make up some questions that haven’t been asked yet so I can answer them.

Why a Podcast?

Well, seems like at the end of each month we have all this unused bandwidth that we just didn’t know what to do with. We thought a podcast...

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Mother Neff State Park

We’re doing a small series on state parks in Texas.


Mother Neff State Park is located in Moody, along the Leon river. The park offers:

  • 20 Campsites with full hookups
  • Hiking trails
  • Good AT&T and Verizon coverage

What We Liked

This campground was renovated in January 2015. The full hook-ups sites have a concrete RV pad, a stone patio area, and a large stone area to the rear...

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Suburban Sheep Shirt

Suburban Sheep Shirt If you have the same slightly sarcastic sense of humor as we do this may be the shirt for you. This design is both a commentary on suburban living and a declaration of your intent to leave it.

Styles available: t-Shirts,and hoodies.
Colors available: black, royal blue, navy blue.

Pedernales Falls State Park

We bought a Texas State Park pass - so we’re doing a small series on the parks we’ve used it at.


Located an hour west of Austin in Johnson City, on the banks of the Pedernales River, Pedernales Falls State Park offers:

  • 69 Campsites as well as primitive (hike-in) sites
  • Hiking and biking trails
  • Swimming in the river
  • Waterfalls
  • Texas Junior Ranger program

What We Like

Our first...

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McKinney Falls State Park

We’re doing a small series on state parks in Texas. This first entry is about McKinney Falls State Park in Austin, TX.


McKinney Falls is the only state park we know of that’s actually within the city limits of a big city - Austin, in this case.

Located on the south side of Austin, the park is 13 miles from the state capitol. It’s located on the banks of Onion Creek and has:

  • 81...

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Texas Wildflower Bloom

It’s spring in Texas and the wildflowers are bloomin’!

We’re not botanists. We know the blue ones are Bluebonnets and the red ones are Indian Paintbrush - but the rest you are on your own for…;)

All photos taken at Mother Neff State Park in Moody, TX.