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Lauren Sieben

Lauren Sieben is a freelance writer and journalist in Milwaukee. A native of the Chicago suburbs, Lauren has also lived and worked in Iowa, Spain and Washington, D.C. She now resides in (and writes about) Milwaukee.

It’s not just the crisp air or the hum of students back on campus. This fall, Madison, Wisconsin shines as favorite events return from a pandemic hiatus.
Milwaukee sits at the confluence of three rivers. Use them as a blueprint to explore two distinct pockets of the city.
You'll find holiday celebrations, active adventures and outdoor (but toasty!) dining and drinking destinations around the state.
Plenty of CEOs buy boats after retirement. Bruce Peterson bought a company that builds them—canoes, specifically—to feed his love of water and woodworking.
Deep in the woods, life beats beneath the frozen still of Wisconsin's Door County Peninsula.