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Monthly Archives: July 2014

Ahh…summer in Milwaukee. Time to take advantage of the nice temps and sunny skies. There’s lots to do. Three of my favorite places include the Milwaukee County Zoo, the lakefront at Bradford Beach, and some food at the Northpoint custard stand.

Whoever said Las Vegas is Disneyland for adults is right. Equal parts spectacular and tacky, Sin City overstimulates your eyes. We visited in June. My first trip there. It was between 100-104F each day. Everyone says it’s a “dry heat.” They are right. It feels like an oven. I’m used to the humidity of Midwest summers, so I was OK with this. Plus you can dash into a casino to cool off… Read More