August 31, 2016


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A Week on an Alaskan Cruise | Travel Guide

Talk about a trip of a lifetime. I had never been on a cruise before and was always iffy considering them. I pictured being trapped on a large boat for a week and not being able to explore any of the cool cities we'd be close to. When Tyler's family invited me on an Alaskan cruise (to celebrate his mom's birthday - talk about an awesome birthday), I was excited, yet cautious. Would we be stuck on a boat the…

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A Weekend in New Orleans | Travel Guide

New Orleans is hands-down my favorite city in the US. If you don't think this city is amazing, you either haven't been or you didn't do it right. There is so much to explore: music, food, festivals, the list goes on. Don't get me wrong. People do come here to party. In fact, I actually think one could make a better (and more affordable) weekend in New Orleans compared to Vegas. However, there is so much more to the Big Easy than…

A Day at German Fest Milwaukee

It's no secret that winter can feel LONG in Wisconsin. Between negative windchills and a "permacloud"  in the sky for months at a gets repetitive and dreary fast. I think that may be why Wisconsinites are so quick to take full advantage of the summer months. We are already famous for beer, we just need some good excuses to drink it! (Actually I don't think most people need an excuse here. This is Wisconsin after all). German Fest Milwaukee is the perfect…