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Weekend Windup {Chicago Suburbs Fall Family Weekend Fun September 30 - October 2}

Thursday, September 29, 2022

 

Oaktoberfest, Oktoberfest and Everything in Between: Weekend Family Fun in the Chicago Suburbs September 30 - October 2

Oaktoberfest, Oktoberfest and Everything in Between: Weekend Family Fun in the Chicago Suburbs September 30 - October 2

Time for fall fun! There is plenty of fun to be had this weekend -- here are my picks this weekend in the Chicago suburbs:

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Taking in Magical Lake Michigan Views from Upper Lake Park in Port Washington, Wisconsin

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

 

Taking in Magical Lake Michigan Views from  Upper Lake Park in Port Washington, Wisconsin

Upper Lake Park in Port Washington, Wisconsin offers quite a magical view of Lake Michigan. We visited on one quiet Sunday morning and quickly found ourselves amazed by the breathtaking views of the lake. Port Washington truly has some of the best views of Lake Michigan I have seen.

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Morning on the Edge of a Rocky Peninsula at Cave Point County Park in Door County

Saturday, September 24, 2022

 

Enchanted by Stunning Nature at Cave Point County Park in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin

Enchanted by Stunning Nature at Cave Point County Park in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin

Door County's Cave Point County Park dazzled us with incredible view after incredible view. We spent a morning crawling along this stunning glacially created, wave-worn landscape.  We found Cave Point to be a spot where you really want to pause and be in the moment.

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Weekend Windup {Family Fun in the Chicago Suburbs September 23-25, 2022}

Thursday, September 22, 2022

 

Family Fun in the Chicago Suburbs September 23-25, 2022

Family Fun in the Chicago Suburbs September 23-25, 2022

Happy Fall! There is plenty of fall to celebrate this weekend with these picks for local fun! Here are my favorite Chicago suburban family events this weekend:

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Sandhill Cranes Welcome Us To Green Bay's Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary

Saturday, September 17, 2022

Sandhill Cranes Welcome Us To Green Bay's Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary in Green Bay, Wisconsin

Our first day visiting Green Bay, Wisconsin was initially quite rainy yet we opted to explore the outdoors a bit anyway. We headed to Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary which is a wildlife refuge featuring animal exhibits, hiking trails, bird viewing areas, and more. As we parked we immediately saw a pair of sandhill cranes that seemed to welcome us.

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Weekend Windup {Family Fun in the Chicago Suburbs September 16-18, 2022}

Thursday, September 15, 2022

 

Family Fun in the Chicago Suburbs September 16-18, 2022

Family Fun in the Chicago Suburbs September 16-18, 2022

A lovely weekend is ahead with plenty of fun activities! We are in the transition period between seasons which is an exciting time with a nice mix of fun. Here are my picks in the Chicago suburbs this weekend:

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Skipping Stones to Wequiok Falls in Green Bay, Wisconsin

Tuesday, September 13, 2022

 

Skipping Stones to Wequiok Falls in Green Bay, Wisconsin


Wequiock Falls in Green Bay, Wisconsin captivates visitors as it gently cascades over a section of the Niagara Escparment. A little exploration of the deep gorge and waterfall treated us to a wonderful afternoon exploring the creations of nature.

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Peaceful Morning Tracing Green Bay and Spotting Birds at Seagull Bar State Natural Area in Marinette, Wisconsin

Saturday, September 10, 2022

 Peaceful Morning Tracing Green Bay and Spotting Birds at Seagull Bar State Natural Area in Marinette, Wisconsin

Spectacular views at Seagull Bar State Natural Area in Marinette, Wisconsin, eased us into a day of travel and exploration. Watching the gentle waves of Green Bay and observing birds enjoying one of the last remaining mornings of summer crafted the perfect tranquil start to the day.

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