Milwaukee Family Day Trip

Looking for a fun day or weekend trip idea? Milwaukee is only about two hours from the Fox Valley with lots of fun activities for families. Milwaukee has lots to offer families! I grew up in the Milwaukee area and visiting The Milwaukee Public...

Bookworm Gardens, Sheboygan, Wisconsin

Some things have changed at Bookworm Gardens since my visit last year during my Sheboygan Family Day Trip. Last year, part of the garden was under construction, but now it’s all open and waiting for folks of all ages to frolic on its paths and explore all of the...
Milwuakee Museum of Art

Kids FREE at Milwaukee Art Museum

Exploring an art museum with the fresh eyes and perspective of children can be a completely magical experience. Thanks to Kohl's and the Milwaukee Art Museum, you can take your kids for free! Additionally, the Kohl's Art Generation Studio will be open every day that the museum is open...
Wisconsin Dells Guide

Wisconsin Dells Family Guide

We have taken our family to Wisconsin Dells a couple times in the winter. We loved The Wilderness with little kids, you can read more about our stay here. Thanks to our awesome readers here are some tips for your next trip to the Dells! There are often great deals...
Milwaukee Public Museum

Milwaukee Public Museum

A Day out at the Milwaukee Public Museum! A short drive from the Fox Cities, Milwaukee has so many exciting things for families. We shared a bunch of great ideas here. One classic and yet still family favorite is the Milwaukee Public Museum (MPM)....
Old Wisconsin

Enjoy a Family Day at Old World Wisconsin!

Step back in time to rural 19th century and meet the immigrants who flocked to Wisconsin to call it home. From hands-on activities in original 19th century buildings to guided tours to our unmatched eight ethnic farms, there’s something for everyone at Old World Wisconsin. Daily Experience at Old World...
Things to do in door county with kids

Things to do in Door County with Kids

Looking to explore with your family this summer in Door County? We have rounded up personal and reader recommendations of the best kid friendly options inn Door County. Did we miss your recommendation? We would love to hear about it. Leave a comment below. Family Friendly Places to Eat in...
Discovery World Milwaukee

Discovery World – Science + Technology Center

Discovery World in Milwaukee is a fun day trip destination for families in Northeast Wisconsin with older kids. The museum has interesting and interactive exhibits that engaged our kids from age 5 and older for long periods of time. In fact, our kids were so engaged in...
Madison Children's Museum

Madison Children’s Museum

The Madison Children's Museum is nestled right in the heart of our capital, across the street from the Wisconsin State Capital building. We loved this museum because it's packed with STEM features. Don't forget to visit the rooftop space! Open year round this space is fun and has a...
Betty Brinn Childrens Museum Milwaukee

Betty Brinn Children’s Museum, Milwaukee Family Day Trip

The Betty Brinn Children's Museum is a family favorite! Located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the 1.5 hour drive is totally manageable as a family day trip from the Fox Valley. The museum has lots of space to run around and explore from the classic grocery store in the Our Town...