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...

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...
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...
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...
Lakeside Park Fond du Lac

Exploring A New Park – Lakeside Park, Fond du Lac

We are so fortunate to live in an area with many fun, unique and inviting places to visit. My family and I love to explore areas close to home. Each summer I check out Go Valley Kids Summer Bucket List to find new things for us to do. This...

Fall Road Trip – East Side of Lake Winnebago

One of our favorite things to do in fall is to slip on a cozy sweater, fill up the travel mugs with coffee and cocoa, and head out for a family fall road trip on a sunny, mild day. With kids, it...
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...
Toddler Road Trips

Road Trips: 5 Tips for Traveling with Toddlers

Some of the best memories made stem from hitting the open road and exploring new places with your family. Recently, my family packed our bags and drove to Minnesota for a week-long vacation. Though we are seasoned travelers, we were heedfully prepared to face...
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...
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...