It’s no secret that I have a lot of love for the city of Milwaukee and have debatably overdone it with wearing multiple local apparel items at one time (a Milwaukee branded hat, a t-shirt, and even a hoodie… a walking promotional billboard for the city). [Read more…] about 10 Apparel Companies to Get Your Milwaukee Gear From
I have wanted to do a collaboration with Nick of DudeFoods.com for a while now, we met a few years back at one of my HashtagMKE events. It became clear very quickly that Nick knows a lot about food (and content creation)! We were recently chatting about how I wanted to update a few of my lists on TikTok and landed on putting together a list of places for wings in Milwaukee.
What exactly is a mocktail? It’s a casual way to refer to a non-alcoholic cocktail. It’s also an inclusive way to offer a beverage option to those that are not drinking. This could be for a number of reasons, such as they’re the designated driver or they just don’t drink alcohol. Or perhaps they’re trying to save some money (mocktails are quite affordable!). [Read more…] about 10 Bars to Grab a Mocktail in Milwaukee (with Erik Kennedy)
Back in May during Milwaukee’s first-ever Asian Restaurant Week (May 16-22, 2021) put together by ElevAsian, I expressed on a TikTok that I didn’t realize Indian cuisine was considered Asian food. I know, I know, cringe. I get it! Asia is a HUGE continent with so much culture spanning across many countries and regions. But up until that video, when I thought of where to go for Asian food, my tendency was to think of Chinese, Korean, or Japanese restaurants first.
I recently connected with Scott Small, one of the founders of Dives of Wisconsin (Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, and Facebook), and collaborated on a TikTok to feature 5 dive bars in Milwaukee. TikToks are intended to be short and sweet, so there isn’t much room to expand (while maintaining interest) so I invited Scott to also help me create a more complete list of dive bars. The first 5 are my picks and the last 5 are his.
Psst… Mother’s Day is right around the corner (the second Sunday in May). Which, I really thought it was later in May (glad I looked it up to be sure), which explains why there are so many local deals being promoted this week!
On May 30, 2018, I managed to get approved for an Artist account and have gone from the 8 GIFs I originally submitted to 259 uploads amassing 160.2M views. [Read more…] about 150 Million GIF Views and Counting (How to Make GIFs)