Wisconsin Blog Posts
Memorial Day is this weekend! It’s time to enjoy the weather, spend time with loved ones, and capture the memories for years to come. Here are three Memorial Day photography tips to give you some ideas on what to photograph this weekend.
Canoeing has always been a pretty big part of my life. My parents have had their kevlar canoe for as long as I can remember – taking it on backwoods canoe trips or quiet rides around the lake. When I was really little, I’d sit in the middle, sometimes trailing my hand through the cool water.
There are so many awesome places around this state to photograph so I’ve come up a few ideas that’ll hopefully inspire you to grab your camera and go. Here is my Wisconsin photography bucket list!
It was a rainy and gloomy afternoon when my mom and I pulled up to Rib Mountain Greenhouse. A dark storm cloud threatened overhead and the wind was starting to pick up.
This has been something I've wanted to try for a while now - having my very own online shop where I can display and sell my photos. I'll be adding more to the shop over the next few days but for now, here are three of my absolute favorites! It's definitely going to be...
I never knew this place even existed until about two weeks ago. I was looking at a map, eagerly searching for new places to explore, when I saw this huge span of green just south of Wausau. Looking closer, I saw that it was the George Mead Wildlife Area, so I wrote it down as a future spot to explore.
Door County, Wisconsin is one of my all-time favorite places in the Midwest. With summer quickly approaching, I’ve put together the Ultimate Door County Travel Guide!
For me, spring in Wisconsin is the most challenging time of year to photograph. It’s that span of time where everything’s brown, nothing is blooming yet, and things just seem plain old ugly. Here are my tried and true spring photography tips for making the Midwest look pretty this time of year.
This winter, I was determined to try this whole boiling water trick out for myself. So early one morning, Sean and I got the water ready, grabbed the camera, and headed out to the lake. Here are some tips on how you can turn boiling water into snow (and photograph it).
I’m itching for summer to get here and I can’t wait to spend a lot of time on the lake this year! One of my goals this summer is to explore more lakes by canoe.
Rib Mountain is one of my favorite spots in the Wausau area. No matter the season, there’s always something to do. Discover more about this park with my Rib Mountain State Park Guide!
Hey, Wausau friends! Looking for some ideas on things to do around the area? Here I’ve listed five things to do in Wausau, Wisconsin this spring in 2018.
Even though it so doesn’t feel like spring here in Wisconsin, I’m beginning to get our garden plans in order. I had the opportunity to work with RISE to bring awareness to their #ANDnotOR campaign.
Anyone who has ever experienced a Wisconsin winter can attest to how cold it gets. To help you battle these frigid months, here are some of my tips for surviving a Wisconsin winter.
I love finding unique and beautiful locations around the Midwest. After going through my Instagram feed, I’ve come up with a few of my favorites! So here are 10 Instagrammable Spots in Wisconsin!
After booking our first 2018 camping trip a few weeks ago, it got me thinking about all of the camping that we did last summer. There are three spots that jump out at me right away! Here are three of my favorite Wisconsin campgrounds!
Read all about my visit to this historic and whimsical place in southeastern Wisconsin: Camp Wandawega.
Here are 9 Wisconsin and Minnesota Brands that you should definitely check out!
Snowshoeing can be a super fun winter activity. Here is my ultimate guide for snowshoeing in Wisconsin!
I’ll continue to add and update this list as I come across them but for now, here are five Wisconsin coffee table books that you might enjoy checking out!
Tucked away in the middle of Wisconsin’s Northwoods, sits an 800-acre gem that you need to see to believe. After reading this, Palmquist Farm will be your next Midwestern getaway.
Why not make these cold, blustery months about coziness and adventure? Here I have six Midwestern things you should try this winter.
With winter here in Wisconsin, it can be hard to come up with fun date night ideas. Here’s a list of 20 ideas for Wausau, WI.
I’ve been eyeing up a few bed and breakfasts in Door County ever since Sean and I took our first trip there earlier this summer.
Every six months or so, my friend Elissa and I meet up for a fun little girls trip.
I made it a point this year to see as much of the state as possible this fall. Here are four of my favorite places to see fall colors in Wisconsin.
My family and I went on a fall adventure to a local apple orchard!
eering over to the other side of the road, I spotted it immediately. The hidden trail. It was narrow and overgrown, the entrance only obvious to those who know it's there. We parked the truck on the side of the road and started down the meandering...
Nine Acres of Heaven A couple of weeks ago, I got a text from my boyfriend with a link to a place called Pope Farm Conservancy. When I clicked on it, I saw a title that read, "Sunflower Days, August 12-20 2017". Sunflower Days?! No need to...
Since I had had such a great time berry picking at Lakeview Berry Farm a few weeks ago, my next plan was to go blueberry picking. Blueberry season was in full swing and luckily my mom knew of just the right spot. With our blueberry basket in tow, we headed up north to...
There's nothing more summery than berry picking on a hot day. This past weekend my Saturday was spent at Lakeview Berry Farm, a family-owned farm just south of Mosinee, WI. It's an absolutely gorgeous location and I was delighted that they even let me wander in their...
Last weekend, Sean and I went on a camping trip to Door County, Wisconsin. We were lucky enough to secure a campsite at Peninsula State Park (thanks to Sean’s master booking skills!), so we spent three days and two nights exploring the area.
We traveled to the driftless area in Wisconsin to go camping at Perrot State Park. This area of Wisconsin is one of the prettiest areas I’ve ever seen!
This year is going to be my second summer living back in Wisconsin and I gotta say, I'm pretty excited for some Midwest adventures! Growing up here, I never really appreciated the beauty of this state. But after traveling around for the last few years, I've come to...
I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas! Mine was really lovely. One of my brothers who lives in Denver came home for the holidays. He hasn't been home in about two years so it was great to celebrate as a whole family. He brought his puppy too! On the morning of...
Last Tuesday, a friend and I went out to this place called Red Door Family Farm. Here are a few photos I shot while visiting.