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Milwaukee Mom is written by and for moms who live in the Milwaukee Area. We strive to connect local moms by sharing personal experiences, fun ideas and useful information as well as promoting local businesses. Our community begins online, but doesn't stop there! We offer Mom's Night Out events, play groups and other opportunities to connect offline, with and without kids.

Halloween Legends & Lore at Old World Wisconsin

(Eagle, WI): Legends and Lore is coming up this fall at Old World Wisconsin! Witness a historic Halloween event unlike anything you’ve seen before—from ghostly whispers in the night to folkloric traditions held by candlelight,...

Jack-O-Lantern Jubilee on Saturday, October 28

(Milwaukee, WI): Carve out some family time downtown during Jack-O-Lantern Jubilee presented by WaterStone Bank! Saturday, October 28 from 11am-2pm at Red Arrow Park The event will take place on Saturday, October 28 from 11 a.m....

BAYSHORE BOOgie Bash & Costume Contest

(Glendale, WI): The Yard at BAYSHORE will come alive with monsters, superheroes, witches and princesses on Friday, October 27, 5-8 p.m., with the 4th Annual BAYSHORE BOOgie Bash & Costume Contest that includes fun activities...

The Hollow at Phantom Lake | October 2023

(Mukwonago, WI): The Hollow at Phantom Lake returns this fall and you're invited!  Take a stroll through The Hollow at Phantom Lake this fall. Enter a world of enchantment, filled with 3000 hand carved illuminated...

Jack-O’-Lantern Nights at Racine Zoo | October 2023

Stroll through the Racine Zoo and immerse yourself in dazzling lights and festive, hand-carved masterpieces created by talented professional artists! Warm up with seasonal food and beverages and get into the Halloween spirit Jack-O'-Lantern Nights...

5 Milwaukee Area Apple Orchards to Visit this Fall

When fall begins, we all start to crave the flavors of the season, including pumpkin and, of course, all things APPLE! Going apple picking at one of these amazing Milwaukee Apple Orchards can be...

11 Milwaukee Area Corn Mazes to Visit This Fall

When the temperatures turn brisk, it's the perfect time to grab the wagon and head to a corn maze for a day of Midwest family fun! A corn maze is the perfect way to...

10 Milwaukee Area Pumpkin Farms to Visit this Fall

There is nothing like autumn in Wisconsin. As the leaves begin to change and a chill arrives in the air, welcome the fall season by visiting local pumpkin patches and farms that are just...

Fall Festivals | In and Around Milwaukee, WI

    Fall is so beautiful in Wisconsin; the colors pop, making our city come alive! And guess what? Here in Milwaukee, we don’t let the cooler temps keep us from throwing a party or two, so the festivals...

Why the New School Year Can Reveal Hidden Learning Problems

By Dr. Kellye Knueppel This post is sponsored by The Vision Therapy Center, which has offices in Brookfield, Fond du Lac, and Madison, Wisc.  Every autumn, a phenomenon can emerge after the first month or so...