Twig’s Beverage – Shawano, Wisconsin

Twig's beverage - Shawano, WI

Alright, if you have been following along with my recent posts, you’d know I loved visiting Shawano County.  From the beautiful barn quilts throughout the county (with a visit to Gresham where there are so many along Main Street!) and the murals on businesses in Wittenberg (WOW), to my accommodations in Shawano, the two days … Read more

Gresham, WI – Barn Quilts

Gresham, Wisconsin-Barn Quilts-

Gresham is a Village in Shawano County, Wisconsin with a population of roughly 586 (2010). Location: ~ 50 minutes from Green Bay, WI ~ 2 hours and 30 minutes from Milwaukee, WI ~ 2 hours and 45 minutes from Madison, WI ~ 4 hours from Chicago, IL   Exploring the Barn Quilts in Gresham, Wisconsin … Read more

Walls of Wittenberg (WOW) – Shawano County, Wisconsin

To continue the new blog series of fun Wisconsin day trips and getaways (that are year round!), lets talk about Wittenberg, Wisconsin. I’ll be honest, I hadn’t heard of Wittenberg prior to researching things to do in Shawano County; I’m glad my Mom and I got a chance to check it out!   Wittenberg, Wisconsin … Read more

Exploring the Barn Quilts of Shawano County!

Shawano County Barn Quilts

Shawano County has a lot of beautiful natural scenery to admire anytime of year.  But, have you heard about the barn quilts there?  Originally introduced to the county in 2010, there are currently 331 barn quilts.  (What exactly is a barn quilt?  Learn details of how they’re made here) Shawano county is Wisconsin’s barn quilt … Read more

Singapore – Day 1

Singapore - Marina Bay Sands Hotel Skypark

Awhile back there was a HUGE sale on flights to Singapore.  We were already looking into doing a fall vacation, and I’d looked into some stateside destinations at the time.  But, when the sale came up (and flights were somehow cheaper to Singapore than most of the other places nearby I was looking at…) we … Read more

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