Driftless Area Wisconsin

Today was going to be extra exciting because my friend and I planned a small day trip to the Driftless Area, in Southwestern Wisconsin. It is called this, because the glaciers did not reach this area, which means there is hillier land since the glaciers didn’t flatten the land. It is said that the landContinue reading “Driftless Area Wisconsin”

Devil’s Lake State Park in Baraboo, WI

Last August my friend and I headed to Baraboo, WI to tour the shack and farm of Aldo Leopold, a pioneer conservationist. While in Baraboo, we learned about Devil’s Lake, a recreation destination for many in this area of Wisconsin. Today we decided we would go to Devil’s Lake and spend a half a dayContinue reading “Devil’s Lake State Park in Baraboo, WI”

ZUZU Cafe and Henry Vilas Zoo

One of the days I was looking forward to was a ZuZu and Zoo Day with my friend. In the afternoon we headed to the  Zuzu Cafe that serves pretty good fresh food. My friend and I split a grilled basil/mozzarella/tomato grilled panini with a side of salad. I always love the homemade dressings these placesContinue reading “ZUZU Cafe and Henry Vilas Zoo”

Wisconsin Tour: Taliesin East & Frank Lloyd Wright

Day Four (08.20.10): Taliesin Highlights Tour Dinner at Old Feed Mill in Mazomanie, WI Our last day trip was to Taliesin…which we had been wanting to go to for a long time! We had planned to go over spring break, but we found out it wasn’t open then. But coming this time of the yearContinue reading “Wisconsin Tour: Taliesin East & Frank Lloyd Wright”

Wisconsin Tour: Madison

After the trip to the Apostle Islands, the next series of trips were either hanging around Madison or taking day trips near Madison. On the first day back I went to the Olbrich Gardens, which I had been wanting to go to for a long time. The Olbrich Gardens are amazing…they have a conservatory withContinue reading “Wisconsin Tour: Madison”