The Only Real Solution to VW’s Diesel Gate

VW Diesel Gate

As some of you know, Becki and I bought our first-ever VW a little more than a year ago. Being fans of road trips, we picked up a lightly-used Golf TDI. It's the first VW either of us ever bought so we were a little apprehensive about it, but then we test drove it; great handling, quick off the line, very solid at freeway speeds, and gets 45mpg on the highway?! We bought in... and then "dieselgate" happened. … [Continue reading]

Time for a Change

Change for our website

You may have noticed - all three of you readers - that Discover with Andy & Becki has been pretty silent lately. I mean, we've never been great at keeping a regular post schedule, but our last post was almost a year ago. There's good reason for … [Continue reading]

The Ever Changing Vacation Plan


One of these days we will learn to stop saying things that are not true and *maybe* follow through with a plan! It's just that Andy and I get so excited about an idea of something, and then we just want to tell the world because we are that excited! … [Continue reading]

The Decision is Made – Where to go Next?

Trans Atlantic Cruise Ship

So last week I wrote a quick blogpost on being hung up over wanting to take a cruise. In the end I know I wouldn't be too worried about being so torn over where to go, because let's be honest - I'm a girl, and my emotions and feelings turn on a dime! … [Continue reading]

Where to Go and How to Decide?

Map Cake - Adventure of the Seas Crossing 2013

Being a travel lover and part time travel blogger, exploring new places is always on my mind. Who wouldn't want to tube down the old sugar mill canals in Hawaii? Or eat delicious street food in Uruguay? How about getting lost on some side streets and … [Continue reading]

Autumn in Wisconsin – In Photos

Devil's Lake State Park - Baraboo, Wisconsin

"Autumn seemed to arrive suddenly that year. The morning of the first September was crisp and golden as an apple." J.K. Rowling … [Continue reading]

Four Fall Fun Festivals in Wisconsin!

Fall colors in Milwaukee

Labor Day has come and gone, September is here. As Wisconsinites we'll be saying 'summer is over', but that's ok, because deep down inside, my bones are tingling for cool, crisp mornings, vibrant leaves, and all things pumpkin spice. When I was a … [Continue reading]