I love discovering new street art. My husband and I visit Milwaukee often enough, but on our latest trip we stumbled into a new area downtown filled with art. the beautiful work made sense when we realized there was a Blick art store and Boswell Books nearby. Here's some examples of the amazing street art … Continue reading Milwaukee Street Art
Wisconsonites love there festivals. Whether it's the nation's largest music festival (Summerfest) or smaller eclectic festivals (Truckers in Waupun, Chainsaw Sculptures in Eau Claire, Thirsty Troll Brewfest in Mount Horeb, to name a few...) we love any excuse to party once the weather gets warm. This weekend, my husband and I got a chance to … Continue reading Strawberry Fest in Cedarburg WI
I love this place so much! Waukesha is already a cool city, but The Steaming Cup is kind of my go-to place when we visit. Especially if I'm looking for breakfast and coffee while I write 🙂 They just renovated the inside too, so I figured I'd post some photos 🙂 Gotta love all of … Continue reading Back to an Old Favorite: Writing at the Steaming Cup in Waukesha
Happy *belated* Memorial Day! Over the long weekend, I made a big push to finish editing my current WIP. I was getting antsy, sick of sitting inside on my computer when the weather outside was so nice, so we decided to wander to Milwaukee for the day The lakeshore paths were absolutely gorgeous! Green trees, … Continue reading Unique Writing Nook 🙂 Collectivo – Milwaukee Lakeshore
We visit Cedarburg quite often. Home to great coffee shops, multiple art galleries, some artisan merchants--a visit always makes for an interesting afternoon. This particular visit, we wandered down by the river, to the old mill, and past a really cool old printing shop. Check out some pictures from our visit 🙂 Happy Wanderings!
It's not secret that my husband and I like discover new places to chill when we travel. During our recent trip to Chicago, we found this gem. Like a traditional English pub in downtown Chicago, The Elephant & Castle has a great selection of beers and comfort food. The atmosphere is just so chill and … Continue reading Chill English Pub in Downtown Chicago – The Elephant & Castle
Welcome to the first day of C2E2! The day was jam-packed full of art, writers, comic creators, and plenty more. There was an intriguing panel on Strong Female Voice in Speculative Fiction and SYFY Wire had tons of artists and actors on their live stage. We even got to see Guardians of the Galaxy's Dave … Continue reading Highlights from C2E2 Friday 2018