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...

Ultimate Guide: Menominee Park, Oshkosh

Menominee Park is one of our family's favorite destinations. Located on the east side of Oshkosh it borders Lake Winnebago. The best part of this park is you can get away without spending any money, but for under $10 you can feed a couple animals and ride the train...
Summer Outdoor Movies in the Park

Outdoor Movies {2019}

Another thing on our Summer Bucket List is to catch outdoor movies under the stars! We have lots of great, FREE options around the Fox Valley. Don't forget your blankets, popcorn and bug spray. Movies begin at dusk. Appleton Appleton Memorial Park Amphitheater Children’s games begin at 7 pm and the FREE...
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...
Breakfast on the Farm 2017

Breakfast on the Farm {2019}

It wouldn't be Wisconsin without milk and cows! Get out your calendar and get a Breakfast on the Farm (or Sundae on the Farm) scheduled for some good old family fun! Here is round-up of Breakfast on the Farm options in Northeast Wisconsin. For more events and activities, check out our calendar....
Summer Reading Libraries

Summer Reading Programs {2019}

This summer, Libraries Rock! summer reading program is coming to many Fox Valley public libraries. Additionally, all of the libraries offer awesome opportunities and events throughout the summer – all free to the public. Story hours, concerts, magicians, and more are all fantastic way to engage your children. Please...
Summer Fun Runs

Summer Fun Runs {2019}

Ready, set, go! Have a healthy and active summer with these amazing fun runs throughout Northeast Wisconsin! June Appleton Kids Fun Run - #1June 23, 2019 | 6pmTelulah Park - Appleton, WI The Appleton Kids Fun Run...