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...
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...
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...
racine wisconsin

Beach Day Road Trip: North Beach

Summer is almost over and you’re still longing for the perfect beach day? The drive to North Beach in Racine is a perfect day trip for your family. You can have a full day of fun in the sun, without breaking the bank. North Beach 100 Kewaunee St, Racine, Wisconsin North Beach...
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...
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...
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...

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...
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...