The Brewhouse Inn and Suites, Milwaukee Wisconsin

The Brewhouse Inn and Suites, Milwaukee Wisconsin

Probably one of the more interesting spots I saw while in Milwaukee was The Brewery Neighborhood. You can probably guess my appeal to the area. I arrived later in the evening and darkness had already saturated the area, limiting what I could see of my surroundings other than a neon … Continue reading

Treachery, Deceit and Murder! Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin, Spring Green Wisconsin

Treachery, Deceit and Murder!  Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin, Spring Green Wisconsin

There are no secrets about what kind of person Frank Lloyd Wright was. He was demanding, headstrong and always “Wright”. He was also well ahead of his time, innovative and an amazing architect. I consider myself a Wright fan, not to the point that I correct docents while on tours … Continue reading

Lakefront Brewery, Milwaukee Wisconsin

Lakefront Brewery, Milwaukee Wisconsin

The thing about brewery tours is that sometimes people take themselves WAY to seriously. At Lakefront this is not the case. I walked into the large beer hall and found myself a spot at the bar. To familiarize myself with their beer I ordered a taster plate. Since I was … Continue reading

Zion Canyon Brewing Company, Springdale Utah

Zion Canyon Brewing Company, Springdale Utah

I felt like the appropriate reward for hiking when I hate hiking would be a quick stop off at a brewery before I picked up Boomer. Luckily Zion Canyon Brewing Company is conveniently (or strategically) located right next to Zion National Park’s entrance in Springdale Utah.

Hiking Lower, Middle and Upper Emerald Pools, Zion National Park

Hiking Lower, Middle and Upper Emerald Pools, Zion National Park

The day before I hiked Zion National Park I sat in the comfort of my hotel room and watched the local news.  As I sat snuggled in with Boomer by my side I watched a news story about some hikers who were caught in a flash flood, in Zion, near … Continue reading

Trip Rewind Nebraska: Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium, Omaha Nebraska

Trip Rewind Nebraska: Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium, Omaha Nebraska

I am not a fan of zoos. I hate seeing animals caged up but the Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium was highly recommend by my friend Jen and Stacie, the bride of the wedding I had attended. I arrived to the zoo with not much time before I needed to … Continue reading

Trip Rewind Nebraska: Lee G Simmons Conservation Park & Wildlife Safari, Ashland Nebraska

Trip Rewind Nebraska: Lee G Simmons Conservation Park & Wildlife Safari, Ashland Nebraska

While I was visiting the Strategic Air & Space Museum I had noticed a pamphlet for the Lee G Simmons Conservation Park & Wildlife Safari. Never one to pass up adding more to an already booked schedule I decided to continue my morning adventure in Ashland by taking in a … Continue reading