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...
Morrissey Park Chilton

Park Series: Chilton Morrissey Park & Playground

Looking for things to do with your kids or family? Chilton Morrissey Park and Playground is community built and is lots of fun! Built in 2008, it sits on 12 acres and is located in Calumet County, Wisconsin.   Chilton Morrissey Park & Playground 509 School Ct, Chilton, Wisconsin www.travelcalumet.com/tourism/parks-and-recreation       ...
Minnesota Road Trip

Family Road Trip: Minnesota

Are you thinking about taking a trip to Minnesota with your family? Here are some of our favorite spots around Minneapolis! EAT Staying at Mall of America gives you lots of dining options without fighting traffic! Most restaurants and eateries are located on the third level in the South Street Dining...

Sheboygan Family Day Trip

Amongst Wisconsinites, Sheboygan is the brunt of a lot of jokes. I had a wonderful childhood there though, so I take no offense. My happy memories of being a kid in Sheboygan are the reasons I want to share this city with my daughter. And, it’s also the reason...
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...

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...
Madison Wisconsin Day Trip

Madison – More than just our Capital City & Home to Bucky Badger!

Madison has always been a city in Wisconsin that I love to visit. My sister went to college at UW and I have family that live there, so I’ve visited often to cheer for the Badgers and visit State Street. Of course Madison is known as our capital city...
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...

A Day at the Beach: Two Rivers, Wisconsin

One of our family’s favorite places to cool off on these hot and humid summer days is Two Rivers, Wisconsin. Sandy beaches and water out to the horizon, the landscape is beautiful. Just about an hour drive from the Fox Valley, it’s a perfect day trip. There are 2 beaches...
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)....