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! And as usual, something else […]

Autumn in Wisconsin – In Photos

“Autumn seemed to arrive suddenly that year. The morning of the first September was crisp and golden as an apple.” J.K. Rowling

Four Fall Fun Festivals in Wisconsin!

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 child, fall and winter were my least favorite seasons of the year […]

Red Rock Country of Sedona

Nestled between Coconino and Yavapai counties in Arizona lays a world full of red rock mountains and bright green plant life that will stop you in your tracks. Debating between driving on the iconic Route 66 or heading up north a couple hours away to Sedona was the topic of our breakfast Sunday morning in […]

The Hoover Dam: Must or Bust?

After checking out from the Riviera for my birthday weekend and having some time to spare before checking into our next hotel, Andy and I decided to make the drive over to the Hoover Dam. I have always wanted to see the Dam after learning about what a modern marvel it is, and just wanting […]

Getting to Know Your Wisconsin Craft Breweries Part 1: New Glarus Brewery

Hello, and welcome to Part 1 of a our new 48-part series, “Getting to Know Your Wisconsin Craft Breweries”, based almost entirely on the members of the Wisconsin Craft Brewers Guild. There’s a few significant breweries conspicuously missing from the list (looking at YOU, Leinenkugel’s…), so we’ll have to make a few exceptions as we […]

Rarer than a Desert Snow Storm… Our Experience with Zion

Becki and I are escaping the cold of Wisconsin for a week – we’ve headed to Las Vegas for work. But it’s also our very first wedding anniversary, so we’re trying to make the most of the trip and have a bit of a vacation as well. We made a detour up to Zion National […]