Gertie the Duck, Milwaukee History Society Museum, Milwaukee Public Market, Milwaukee Riverwalk, Milwaulkee, MKE Boat tour, The Fonz, Veteran's Park, Vietnam War Memorial
So this is a BFTP Monday post (Blast from the Past). I just made that up. I actually started writing this post almost a year ago….because it’s been that long since I’ve written on this blog and I’m now actually hitting the “publish” button. What made me think of it? Well, we bought plane tickets a few weeks ago for our upcoming annual family reunion the end of June and I’m flying into Milwaukee once again.
What is the first thing you think of when someone says “Milwaukee”? Beer of course. After all, Milwaukee has spent many years as being touted as the “Beer Capital of the World”. It’s home to Pabst, Schlitz, and Miller beer to name a few.It’s what my father used to call “the working man’s beer”. Not like all the local craft breweries today that have popped up everywhere…even in Milwaukee. This was David’s choice for dinner our first evening in Milwaukee.But Milwaukee has more to offer than beer as I found out when my husband and I decided to extend the time we were in Wisconsin for an annual family reunion and take a few days to explore Milwaukee. Continue reading