6 local swimming beaches | Waukesha County Park System

Swimming Beaches Come splash around! Waukesha County Park System has six beautiful swimming beach locations: • Fox Brook Park • Menomonee Park • Minooka Park • Mukwonago Park • Muskego Park • Naga-Waukee Park Beach Rules & FAQs Water Quality & Conditions High Roller Rentals Information Fox Brook Beach  Dates and hours are pending weather […]

Camping in Waukesha County

I don’t know if there is anything better than campfires, s’mores, hiking, sleeping in tents, exploring local trails and taking in all the local sights. Did you know the Waukesha County Park System has 4 campgrounds to choose from? Available April 1 – October 31 Waukesha County Parks offer both […]

Duffy Boat!

Have you seen all of the buzz around lake country about the Oconomowoc Duffy boats? Do you know what a duffy boat is? Well! Let me tell you, as we got to experience one with friends + family! First, what is a Duffy Boat and what to expect?  Duffy Boats […]

The day I stepped out of my comfort zone: paddleboarding

But then the next thing I knew, I was off-balance, stepping backward, and then water was over my head. I had a quick freakout moment that I was in the water and “was I going to be ok?” I truly don’t know exactly what happened when I fell, but now I had the task of trying to collect myself and get back on. I grabbed the paddle, plopped it on the board, and tried to conjure up a plan to get back on.

looking for one last adventure before school starts?

Did you know that you can enjoy all the fun at Great Wolf Lodge without spending the night?! Neither did I! That is until Great Wolf Lodge reached out to us & invited us to come spend the day there. Families can actually buy day passes & enjoy the indoor […]

Kids Find Friendship, Home Away From Home, at Sudbrink Academy

So many of us have budding actors in our homes – kids with big personalities who love to do impersonations, entertain siblings, or  “put on a show”. These qualities are not always welcomed with a smile in a school setting, and not always understood by peers.

A fun evening with 10eleven Photography

Ohhh! You guys! I have been just so excited to share our photos with you from 10eleven Photography! A little backstory. The Lake Country Mom has grown this year. We added to our blogging team. We have some incredible women who help make The Lake Country Mom all that it is. […]

Beautiful summer programs to little dancers and dreamers in the lake country area

Petite Pas Ballet is entering its 4th year of offering beautiful summer programs to little dancers and dreamers in the Lake Country area. With the same pristine approach to their academic year curriculum planning, they have designed a summer full of magic, imagination and activities that evoke creativity with every […]

Good ol’ Wisconsin BBQ | Summer BBQ | Jon Derynda Scholarship Fund

Join us in celebration of the summer with a good ol’ Wisconsin BBQ. All ticket proceeds will be donated to the Jon Derynda Scholarship Fund at Oconomowoc High School. July 28th, 2017 from 4-7pm at The Specific Chiropractor Center at 557 Cottonwood Ave in Hartland, WI 53029 There will be […]