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Living life up north & finding beauty throughout the seasons.

 

 

wisconsin • minnesota • michigan

Living life up north & finding beauty throughout the seasons.

 

 

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Three Kwik Trip Dinner Date Ideas

Three Kwik Trip Dinner Date Ideas

It's no secret that I love beach campfires and lakeside picnics. So when I decided to put together a Kwik Trip-inspired one, I had only one requirement: every picnic item had to come from there. So we swung by the nearest store, grabbed a basket, and started perusing...

Trampers Trail

Trampers Trail

In the forests surrounding the area of Sayner-Star Lake is a beautiful hiking spot called Trampers Trail. This trail brings you through old-growth forest and along the edge of Star Lake. I had explored this area during my trip with Wisconsin Travel Best Bets and...

Sunflowers at Helene’s Hilltop Orchard

Sunflowers at Helene’s Hilltop Orchard

Usually, around this time of year, the sunflowers are long gone here in Wisconsin. But there's one place where they're still going strong: Helene's Hilltop Orchard! This bustling family farm is located about 25 minutes north of Wausau, right outside of Merrill, WI. I...

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Sunflower Fields in Wisconsin

Sunflower Fields in Wisconsin

Nothing says summer like a sprawling sunflower field. These bright yellow blooms always put a smile on my face and I love searching for new farms to visit each year. Since their season is quickly approaching, here are three sunflower fields in Wisconsin that you...

Wisconsin Pizza Farms

Wisconsin Pizza Farms

When I first heard about this whole pizza farm thing, my first thought was, sign me up! It's such a cool and unique idea and it's getting more and more popular here in Wisconsin. I experienced one for the first time last summer when Sean and I went to Stoney Acres....

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Miss Northerner is a Wisconsin-based travel & lifestyle blog written by me, Kristen! I currently reside in the Northwoods and love sharing my outdoor adventures around the Upper Midwest.

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Three Kwik Trip Dinner Date Ideas

Three Kwik Trip Dinner Date Ideas

It's no secret that I love beach campfires and lakeside picnics. So when I decided to put together a Kwik Trip-inspired one, I had only one requirement: every picnic item had to come from there. So we swung by the nearest store, grabbed a basket, and started perusing...

Trampers Trail

Trampers Trail

In the forests surrounding the area of Sayner-Star Lake is a beautiful hiking spot called Trampers Trail. This trail brings you through old-growth forest and along the edge of Star Lake. I had explored this area during my trip with Wisconsin Travel Best Bets and...

Sunflowers at Helene’s Hilltop Orchard

Sunflowers at Helene’s Hilltop Orchard

Usually, around this time of year, the sunflowers are long gone here in Wisconsin. But there's one place where they're still going strong: Helene's Hilltop Orchard! This bustling family farm is located about 25 minutes north of Wausau, right outside of Merrill, WI. I...

About

Miss Northerner is a Wisconsin-based travel & lifestyle blog written by me, Kristen! I currently reside in the Northwoods and love sharing my outdoor adventures around the Upper Midwest.

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4 Free Apps to Help You Predict An Amazing Sunset

4 Free Apps to Help You Predict An Amazing Sunset

As a photographer, I'm constantly chasing light and wondering what the upcoming sunrise or sunset will be like. So today, I wanted to share four apps that I've tested lately. The common goal of these apps is to help predict how vibrant golden hour will be and to...

Washington Island Lavender Fields

Washington Island Lavender Fields

This past weekend, I traveled to Washington Island in order to photograph a wedding. The following day, I decided to take advantage of my time here and headed to the lavender fields - something I've always wanted to do! The fields were in full bloom and absolutely...

Here’s What It’s Like Living Up North as a 20-Something

Here’s What It’s Like Living Up North as a 20-Something

I moved up north in February 2019. For those of you who may not be familiar with Wisconsin, "up north" typically refers to the northern counties of Lincoln, Oneida, Vilas, Langlade, and/or Forest. Whether you're a young professional who's considering moving or you're...

Copper Falls & Brownstone Falls

Copper Falls & Brownstone Falls

Copper Falls State Park is a beautiful section of public land in northwest Wisconsin. Located in Ashland County, this 3,000-acre park was our third stop on our waterfall tour! There are two major waterfalls within the park: Copper Falls and Brownstone Falls. Both can...

Northwest Wisconsin Waterfall Tour

Northwest Wisconsin Waterfall Tour

A few weeks ago, I put together a personal, day-long "waterfall tour" in northwest Wisconsin. The route I created was 75 miles long and brought us to seven different waterfalls (Gile Falls, Upson Falls, Copper + Brownstone Falls, Potato River Falls, Superior Falls,...