Tag: kayak

Wisconsin the Cheese State and Hiking in Apostle Islands National Lakeshore

After a great day in Voyagers National Park I made my way south east towards Wisconsin.  It was my goal to see Apostle Islands National Lakeshore.  I once again used the roadtrippers app to get directions to these amazing cliffs I saw on the app Well, the roadtrippers app had a different idea on where […]

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My Run in with the Cops and my Close Call with Fire While Car Camping

I just got done drinking and eating at Water Street Brewery and decided to sleep in my SUV in their parking lot since I was drinking and it was close to the gas station so I could use the bathroom in the morning.  Now the thing you need to do when you car camp in […]

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Water Street Brewery Review in Grafton, Wisconsin

It was getting late and I needed to find a gas station not only for gas but to take a bird bath aka baby wipe, wipe down and change my clothes.  It just so happened that I stumbled across Water Street Brewery in Grafton, Wisconsin right by the BP gas station that I went to […]

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Upper Peninsula Michigan and Kayaking the Chrystal Clear Kitch-iti-kipi (Big Spring)

As I left Wisconsin I headed south east to the upper peninsula of Michigan. Now as I finally got closer to the roadtrippers app “destination” I thought the app was once again pulling a fast one on me.  Due to my lack of trust in this apps gps location system I decided to go into […]

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3 Floyds Brewery in Indiana Review

It was brought to my attention by the girls in my Facebook group “Girls Love Travel” that I needed to stop by this brewery if I was in Indiana.  Since it came so highly recommended I figured I had to see what all the hype was about.  Not to mention 3 Floyd’s has 3 & […]

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Visiting Michigan to See a Sculpture Garden and a Lighthouse

It was my last day in the hotel from hell and in the morning when I woke up was having a hard time getting myself out of bed.  I was still dead tired and it felt like I had a weight on my body telling me to keep sleeping in.  I heard my alarm go […]

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Letter to the Editor, “‘Service Animals’ Should Have Boundaries”

I am going out of my typical, tell you about my 48 states 44 national park’s trip with Indiana, to answer this persons question about service animals.  Now this is a letter taken from Bradenton Hearld’s website from a man called H. Burmeister Parrish.  This is what he had to say about service animals. I have […]

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How I Turned my SUV into a Camper with Easy Instructions and Video

I’ve always wanted to turn my SUV into a camper since I fell in love with car camping.  Indiana and I have done 3 road trips where I just put a foam mattress on top of my folded down seats in my SUV and slept in there waking up to the most amazing views that […]

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The Hotel from Hell When You Need a Self Care Day on the Road

After speaking with my mom and my therapist it dawned on all three of us that I needed to get a hotel room just to unwind and center myself.  I wanted to be far away from Chicago, about an hour away in Michigan, where I could have a nice hotel room where I could binge […]

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Minnesota the Star of the North and Voyagers National Park Review

After I breezed past Iowa since I didn’t want to get another felony for speeding, I made my way up to the Star of the North (L’Étoile du Nord), Minnesota.  Now I’ve been to Minnesota many times before but mainly to the Minneapolis area for work or to visit family friends.  The original plan was […]

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