Life Goals: 25 before 25 Bucket List Challenge

I’m starting off this post with an honorable mention because I was incredibly inspired by Kylie from Between England and Iowa who created a 30 before 30 bucket list challenge back in December. She’s been fortunate to do so many other exciting things in her life, she decided to challenge …

5 Steps to Experience Milwaukee Wisconsin Like a Local

This guide is for visitors, travelers, and midwest lovers alike. Many travelers always aim to try to live the local lifestyle during their adventures. If you’re this kind of traveler, this post is for you! In this step-by-step guide, you’ll find suggestions by yours truly and my other local friends …

Hiking at Devil’s Lake State Park | Wisconsin’s Largest State Park

I’ve ended the last weekend of the “summer months” with a bang! I’ve finally crossed off another item on my [summer] bucket list and visited Devil’s Lake State Park. Devil’s Lake State Park is the Wisconsin’s largest state park, located northwest of Madison, near the Wisconsin Dells. Being outdoors amongst the woods …

Top Dessert Restaurants in Southeastern Wisconsin

If you know me (even slightly), you know I am a dessert FIEND. From ice cream, to cookies, to donuts, fudge, pastries…. you name it. If I found a genie in a bottle, my one and only wish would be that desserts would not make me gain weight (can I …

Top 5 Wisconsin State Fair Foods: 2017 Edition

One of my favorite summer traditions my family and I have is visiting the Wisconsin State Fair. Like most state fairs in the United States, ours is filled with fried foods on a stick. Since Wisconsin is the dairy state, we have plenty of cheesy, dairy-full delicious foods as well! …

Visiting the Domes in Milwaukee Wisconsin

Milwaukee, WI is commonly known as “Brew City” for the many breweries. But beer and cheese is certainly not the only thing this city offers! This Midwestern city has a multitude of other interesting attractions, including “The Domes,” or Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory. Known to the locals as “The Domes,” the Mitchell …

Hiking Governor Dodge State Park | Muddy, Bloody, & Wet!

On Memorial Day Weekend, I crossed off another Wisconsin State Park off my bucket list: Governor Dodge State Park! I live a short two hour drive away (153 mi, 246 km), so it was the perfect day trip with my parents. It’s so wonderful to see gorgeous scenery so close to home; it …