Mulberry Lane Farm

Have you ever been out Mulberry Lane Farm? The petting farm is located just 3 miles east of Sherwood. It is one our family's favorite spots. Not only is it educational but its fun as you get up close and personal with goats, lambs, chicks, ducks, kittens, horses and...
Neenah Public Library

Neenah Public Library

Heading to Neenah Public Library is one of our favorite things to do! The light is amazing and the space feels so open and inviting. A perk of living in Northeast Wisconsin is that we have libraries with great water views and this is one of them! Their imaginative play...
Kid Friendly Nail Salons

Kid-Friendly Nail Salons

Whether it is for a birthday, special occasion, or mommy and me day, getting pampered is often the first choice for moms and littles alike. We rounded up some local businesses for when a mani/pedi sounds like the perfect way to celebrate. Check out these kid-friendly nail salons in...

A Day at Heckrodt Nature Reserve

Have you ever been to Heckrodt Nature Reserve? This gem is right in town in Menasha and its FREE! The 76-acre urban nature reserve includes forested wetland, cattail marsh, open water, created prairie, open field, and upland forest habitats. We started our exploration in The Nature Center. Nature Center at Heckrodt...
Bumper Cars at Funset Boulevard

Bumper Cars and Bumper Boats

There is something really great about watching your kid’s face light up the first time they crash into another bumper car. My oldest son spent an entire summer when he was around 5 or 6 desperately wanting to be tall enough for the bumper cars at Bay Beach. Each...
Engaging with Nature

Engaging with Nature – Tips & Where to Explore

Being in nature creates a unique sense of wonder that indoor environments can’t compete with. There are a slew of benefits that exploring nature provides kids’ minds.  It can be noted that kids who play outside have sparked creativity and enhanced problem solving, increased stamina, practice mindfulness and are...
fox valley movie theaters

Movie Theaters

Movies with kids can be fun. Here are a couple tips... Did you know many movie theaters have booster seats for kids? Ask at the front desk! If they aren't available you can try propping up seats with jackets or even bring along a...
Appleton Public Library

Appleton Public Library

The Appleton Public Library is located downtown Appleton and a couple blocks from College Avenue. The most well know family-friendly features of this library are the reading train and the beautiful green space but here are some other fun things you may not have known. There are also other...
haircuts for kids

Haircuts for Kids

Does your kid need a haircut? Finding the right salon for children's haircuts seems to be key to a happy experience for everyone involved. We asked for suggestions for great places for kids to get their haircut and styled. Let us know if we missed your favorite spot! Check out these kid-friendly...
archery

Archery Hot Spots in Northeast Wisconsin

Before we had kids, my husband dreamed of the day he could buy his son his first bow and take him into the woods. The universe had different plans: my husband and I were blessed with three girls. Our girls are little (7, 5 & 2), but they have...