Milwaukee Mom


Go, See, Explore: Washington Park in Milwaukee

(Milwaukee, WI): Washington Park is known for its Urban Ecology Center branch, large lagoon, and summer concerts in the park. This 100+ acre park used to be the home of the Milwaukee County Zoo and...

Go, See, Explore: Southgate Playfield in Milwaukee

(Milwaukee, WI): Southgate Playfield serves the residents of the Southgate neighborhood on Milwaukee’s southside. This Milwaukee Rec park was completely revamped in 2020 and has new playground equipment, a splash play area, natural turf playfield,...

Go, See, Explore: Hart Park in Wauwatosa, WI

(Wauwatosa, WI): Hart Park is a 19.5-acre park on the Menomonee River in Wauwatosa. Home to athletic fields, curling, playgrounds, a splash pad, public art, and incredible paths and open space - Hart Park has...

Kids Dream Film Series | January 13 – April 2, 2023

(Milwaukee, WI): Marcus Theatres announces the return of a family favorite, the Kids Dream Film Series presented by American Family Insurance. The series has been a tradition of Marcus Theatres for more than 15...

My Top 24 Books of 2022 | Fictional Novels I Loved!

I love to read. Finding time to read is another story (pun intended) but as my kids have gotten a little older - I prioritize reading and find the time. Whether it's for an...

1000 Hours Outside Challenge: Get Kids off Their Screens and on Their Feet

My family is participating in the 1000 Hours Outside challenge, meaning we are going to be outside for what amounts to about 3 hours a day. Want to join us? It’s going to be...

Broadway Skates! Coming up at Red Arrow Park in Milwaukee

(Milwaukee, WI) The Marcus Performing Arts Center announced new Broadway Skates! events at Red Arrow Park’s Slice of Ice this winter as part of the launch of the Milwaukee Theater District. Skate to your favorite...

Family-Friendly New Year’s Eve Events | In & Around Milwaukee, WI

Bavarian Bierhaus | Kid Boogie Down’s Noon Year’s Eve Dance Party 700 W. Lexington Blvd - Glendale, WI December 31 from 11am-2pm KID BOOGIE DOWN IS BACK!!! Kick off the 5th season of dance parties and ring in...