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Madison: New Lakefront Ice Skating Rink Opens at the Edgewater Hotel

Nov 21, 2014 ● By Julie Henning

While The Edgewater hotel opened last month after a $100 million dollar renovation and expansion, we needed a blast of cold weather for the grand opening of the property's new outdoor ice skating rink

What to do in Eau Claire, Wisconsin with Kids

Aug 18, 2014 ● By Guest Contributor

Located just off Highway 94 in Western Wisconsin, Eau Claire is a small(er) city with a big heart. Just over 60,000 people call this city home but visitors may be surprised to find just how much there

Family Fun in St. Croix Falls, WI and Taylors Falls, MN

Jul 30, 2014 ● By Julie Henning

While Interstate State Park kept us fully entertained for several days (read this story), we ventured out into the towns of St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin and Taylor's Falls, Minnesota in search of some k

Combine Nature and Cars During a Day Trip to Volo, Illinois

Jun 25, 2014 ● By Melissa Schwartz

Volo, Illinois may be  a small town with a population of nearly 3,000, but it is certainly not small on family fun and is home to two attractions that make for a well-rounded  family day trip. The Vol

Bookworm Gardens in Sheboygan, Wisconsin

Feb 04, 2014 ● By Julie Henning

Our curiosities piqued by Barry Adams’ story in the Wisconsin State Journal, On Wisconsin: Bookworm Gardens in Sheboygan Brings Storybooks to Life, we set out from Madison to see what the fuss was all

Winter in La Crosse, Wisconsin

Dec 28, 2013 ● By Julie Henning

A popular hangout for Coulee families, the Children’s Museum of La Crosse spans three stories in an unassuming-looking building on 5th Street. Geared towards the elementary-age crowd down to tots, the

Visiting Stevens Point, Wisconsin

Dec 20, 2013 ● By Julie Henning

I wrote this story earlier this year and published it on Road Trips for Families. Since then, I interviewed Melissa Sabel, the Communications Manager with the Stevens Point Area Convention and Visitor

Milwaukee Summer Fun: Ten Cool Places to Take the Kids

Jul 16, 2013 ● By Julie Henning

One of Milwaukee County's most beloved city parks, Lake Park draws visitors for sports, breathtaking views, and landmarks like the North Point Light and Lake Park Bistro. Relatively new to the park's

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