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So long to summer (and School's Out!)

So long to summer (and School's Out!)
Wow, that was fast, huh? Seems like June was just yesterday. Yet, here we are making Labor Day plans and getting the kiddos ready for back-to-school (And many kids have been back in school for a week or so already. Poor buggers.). This is the final entry on School’s Out! You know what they say,... Read more »

5 Reasons to "Do the Dells" this Labor Day Weekend

5 Reasons to "Do the Dells" this Labor Day Weekend
Didn't make it up to the Wisconsin Dells this summer like you'd planned? There is still time for one last family hurrah before you settle back into the old school routine. Why not plan a quick getaway up to the Wisconsin Dells to officially say so long to summer? Here are five reasons to make this trip. Now. While you are thinking of it. Before summer really is over (boo hoo)...

5 Reasons to go to the Wisconsin Dells before summer is over

5 Reasons to go to the Wisconsin Dells before summer is over
Is it just me or has this summer been lightening fast? Maybe it has literally been the crazy amount of extreme heat that we’ve seen in the Midwest lately, but June and July have really flown by. August is around the corner. It is now or never of summer fun, friends. As we start to... Read more »
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Wisconsin Deer Park: Kind of unusual, but also pretty fascinating

Wisconsin Deer Park: Kind of unusual, but also pretty fascinating
If you get a chance to make it up to the Wisconsin Dells this summer, you must put a trip to the Wisconsin Deer Park on your itinerary. Trust me when I tell you that this is something that you’ve never experienced before. The Wisconsin Deer Park features a variety of animals including emu, peacocks,... Read more »

Dining out (with kids) in the Wisconsin Dells

Dining out (with kids) in the Wisconsin Dells
When you vacation in the Wisconsin Dells, you work up a serious appetite. Trust me on this. Hours of family fun at the waterpark capital of the world really burns through the calories. The little water-logged people in your life are going to be frequently exclaiming: "Mom, we are hungry!" So what are your options when it comes to dining in the Dells? Dining in the Wisconsin Dells area is a casual, family-friendly affair for the most part (and let's be honest -- if you are traveling with your kids, you aren't in the market for a fine dining experience). Here are some of our favorite picks from the vast selection of Wisconsin Dells eateries. Breakfast: I definitely recommend starting your day with full bellies (because your kids are going to burn a crazy amount of calories). Paul Bunyan's Northwood's Cook Shanty is an iconic Wisconsin Dells Eatery. If this is your first trip to the Dells, you have to make a stop here (come hungry -- really hungry).  We also like Mr. Pancake for your basic pancakes, waffles and omelets...