Each time we go, we try to fly to a different city and drive a different route. This year we flew from Boston to Milwaukee.
Our first stop was breakfast at a little cafe, then the Milwaukee Art Musuem, where we viewed "American Quilts," a special exhibit from Winterthur.
The museum building itself is amazing. If you haven't been, you must ... here are a couple photos:
I was very lucky to have grown up within the city limits and in a wonderful family neighborhood, with many friends.
And... right on the Wisconsin River ! In the summer we'd swim, boat, water ski, fish and all those fun activities kids do with water... In the winter, there was skating, sliding, snowmobiling, snow forts, snowball fights - winters were long, but fun !
Here's a photo of what I woke up to every Spring, Summer and Fall...