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Kid-Friendly Things To Do at the Bristol Renaissance Faire

We received complimentary tickets to attend the Bristol Renaissance Faire. All thoughts shared are our own. Whether you consider yourself a little bit geeky or not, I highly recommend transporting yourself to the Bristol Renaissance Faire. In fact, I'm bummed that 2016 was my first time going! I felt so comfortable there


Why Kids Need Inclusive Playgrounds

This post was sponsored by Landscape Structures as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. Did you know October is Sensory Awareness Month? Being physically active is good for children’s bodies. At least sixty minutes of activity each day encourages children


Milwaukee Halloween Activities: Corn Mazes, Ghost Walks & Haunted Hayrides

This list has been updated for 2018 to the best of our ability. We love fall in Wisconsin! Every year my kids get excited about apple picking and going to the pumpkin farm. Thankfully there are a variety of family friendly Halloween activities throughout the Milwaukee area. Some activities, such as haunted


Get Ready to Redecorate With the New IKEA in Oak Creek, Wisconsin!

Have you ever been to IKEA? For years I've heard their stores and products are amazing. We've talked about visiting the Schaumburg IKEA, but it's not a short drive, especially when you aren't sure what you want to get. I stepped foot inside my first IKEA the other day when I was


10+ Date Night Ideas in Ozaukee County

Imagine this… you're kid-free on a Saturday night. Where would you go? What would you do? Once in awhile when the stars and the planets align perfectly, we get a date night. I'm kidding, sorta. Brian and I have more frequent dates now that the kids are getting a bit older. Sometimes


SWENext Designlab Engineering Event for Girls Coming to Milwaukee

We are passionate about children's education, which includes encouraging and empowering girls to pursue STEM activities. We are excited to help promote this engineering event through this sponsored post. Women are still underrepresented in engineering and technology careers. This is why we love to encourage our daughter to participate in STEM activities


Delightful Literary Events at the Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee

Did you know there are 80 pieces of artwork you can view at the Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee? Did you also know they are hosting a variety of literary events? It's easy to think of hotels as simply a place to stay while traveling or as a destination for a wedding. Sure,


Guide To Things To Do In Milwaukee

This is our Ultimate Guide To Things To Do In Milwaukee for you to start planning your next vacation or road trip to the beautiful region on the shores of Lake Michigan. We love this area and know it is a great place to visit for a family vacation or just a fun


Things to Do on a Day Trip to Kenosha from Milwaukee

Does taking a Day Trip to Kenosha from Milwaukee sound like a fun mini-vacation? If so, you’re going to have a ton of fun trying everything out on this list! You might not be able to fit everything in in just a day. Pick your favorites and have a blast! Day Trip


The Boss Baby Movie Advanced Screening in Milwaukee

Do you ever wonder what babies are really thinking? What if they knew they are really the ones in charge? My oldest child is a born leader and is a ruthless negotiator, but I never would have imagined her holding business meetings with other babies. Maybe in elementary school, but not as an infant.