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Spring is finally (almost) here! After a long Wisconsin winter, I am very excited to say that the first official day of Spring is next week. Milwaukee is a great city year-round, but it really starts to come alive in the Spring. And if you’re looking for some ideas on how to enjoy the city, […]

March 12, 2020

Weekend Guide to Milwaukee in the Spring

Looking for a spot for the perfect Milwaukee for a date night? I’ve put together some of my favorite spots to enjoy a night out with your s/o. Storyhill BKC This cozy spot is in the Storyhill neighborhood of Milwaukee (just north of Miller Park). They serve small plates for dinner, a great brunch on […]

February 11, 2020

Best Date Night Restaurants in Milwaukee

Winter in Wisconsin can be cold and, let’s be honest, sometimes a bit dreary. And sometimes, it can be hard to find fun things to do. But, never fear! I have put together my top 10 list of things to do in the city during these long, cold months. 1. Go Holiday Shopping at Christkindlmarket […]

December 17, 2019

Weekend Guide to Milwaukee in the Winter

I get a lot of questions on where to go and what to do in Milwaukee from family, friends and out-of-towners. So… I am rounding up 10 activities to do around Milwaukee during each season (starting with fall)! If you’re local, or thinking of popping in for the weekend, these are some awesome activities that […]

October 15, 2019

Weekend Guide to Milwaukee in the Fall

With Labor Day weekend upon us, and Summer coming to a close, I wanted to share some of my favorite weekend trips from Milwaukee. If you are looking to plan a few days away, or are even thinking of taking a last minute trip, here are some great options that a quick drive! Door County, […]

August 30, 2019

The Best Weekend Trips From Milwaukee

If you couldn’t tell from the name of my site, I love coffee! I love the warm and fuzzy feeling from holding a hot mug, the smell of a freshly brewed pot in the morning, and even the experience you get when going to a cafe to slowly enjoy a cup on a Saturday morning. […]

June 13, 2019

My Favorite Milwaukee Coffee Shops

If there’s one thing Milwaukeeans love, it’s brunch! On Sunday morning, restaurants open their doors and are soon flooded with people looking for a table. Some are enjoying their “Sunday-Fundays,” while others are catching up with family or friends. Tables are quickly filled with skillets, waffles, bloody mary’s and mimosas… Who doesn’t love that? And […]

March 20, 2019

Milwaukee Brunch Spots

Growing up in the Chicago suburbs, I have many fond memories of Christmas in the city. Seeing the windows at Marshall Field’s (now Macy’s), strolling the streets sparkling with twinkle lights, and, of course, going shopping at Christkindlmarket. If you’re from the Chicago area, Christkindlmarket is something that you’ve probably heard of before. But, for […]

November 28, 2018

Christkindlmarket Milwaukee

Bay View is a vibrant Milwaukee neighborhood just south of downtown, and a place we’ve called home for the last three years. If you live in the area, or are just here for a visit, Bay View is a great place to explore to get a taste of local Milwaukee flavor. Restaurants There are a […]

October 17, 2018

Exploring Bay View

It’s finally Fall here in Milwaukee, and I couldn’t be happier! Waking up to cool, crisp mornings, seeing the colors change in the trees, and enjoying all of the seasonal flavors really put me in a good mood. Fall in Wisconsin is probably my favorite time of year. Yes, Summer is great, but there is […]

October 3, 2018

Milwaukee Fall Bucket List

Living in Milwaukee, you will notice that there are quite a few mansions on the lakefront. For years, I have drove past them wanting to wander through their gardens and see the history inside each home. Unfortunately, most of them are private residences, but there are a few museums that you can visit! Villa Terrace, […]

September 5, 2018

Mediterranean Milwaukee

Living in Milwaukee, fondly referred to as “Brew City,” there is never a shortage of places to go to enjoy a night out with friends. There are plenty of bars/breweries/pubs/etc. that you can go and enjoy a cold one, or even some spirits if beer isn’t your vice. Here are a few of my favorite […]

August 21, 2018

Drinks Around Milwaukee

I recently saw an event for High Tea at the Art Museum and thought it would be the perfect opportunity for a good ol’ fashion girlfriend date! My friend, Lisa, and I got dolled-up and spent the afternoon enjoying dainty treats and each other’s company. While I typically don’t get fancy and drink tea on […]

May 2, 2018

Afternoon Tea at the Art Museum