From time to time, Midwestern Adventures will feature posts on interesting areas outside the Midwest. Jackson Hole, Wyoming, is one such place. Whether visitors are just passing through, or are looking into long-term Jackson Hole vacation rentals, this post will touch on some of the top attractions in the Jackson Hole area. Situated in a […]
Hope everyone had a wonderful and blessed Thanksgiving. Can’t believe the day came and went already, but I’m looking forward to spending Christmas in our new country-esque abode this year. Here is a photo of our little turkey!
It’s been a little while since I’ve posted, but I’m excited to announce that the new addition to our family has arrived! My husband and I welcomed our daughter into the world at the end of August, and things have been quite busy ever since. Now that they are settling a bit I’ll hopefully have […]
If you’re looking for a romantic getaway near Galena, and you love Victorian-style architecture like I do, you may want to check out The Hancock House in Dubuque, Iowa. A few weeks back my husband and I decided we needed a mini escape. Initially we thought we’d stay in Galena, but as the majority of […]
If you’re heading to Illinois sometime in the near future, how about taking a side trip away from Chicago and exploring some of the state’s lesser known destinations? One option – the rural community of Franklin Grove is situated just 90 miles west of Chicago and is a great destination for a weekend getaway. From […]
Summer is on its way and with it comes the daunting task of planning your annual family vacation. Fortunately, the Midwest is abound with a wide range of breathtaking natural landscapes and tourist attractions which will serve as the ideal setting for any family getaway. To help you plan a trip that you and your […]