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Jenn Kalchik
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Jenn Kalchik

Jenn is a born-and-raised Michigander, former Illinoisan now turned Wisconsinite. She moved to Oshkosh back in 2020 with her fiancé, Dave, and two cats, Daisy and Duke. While she didn’t get to experience Oshkosh in a traditional manner when she moved here, she’s been able to learn numerous things about Oshkosh by writing for organizations like Visit Oshkosh and Nosh Fox Valley. Outside of writing, Jenn is a Digital Marketing Coordinator at EAA. You can follow her on Instagram at @jennandtoniclife and check out her own blog: Jenn & Tonic Life. 

A Day of Thrifting in Oshkosh

As they say, one person’s trash is another person’s treasure. You never know what you’ll find at a thrift shop. That was definitely the case during this season’s Vintage Shop Hop™. Oshkosh is home to some amazing thrift shops, and I loved being able to see some of them during Shop Hop. Check out…

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Vintage Shop Hop Oshkosh Preview

Get ready to shop until you drop for this season’s Vintage Shop Hop™! Over 400 shop owners in Wisconsin and Illinois will be participating in the upcoming Vintage Shop Hop™ March 5th-6th. These shops include antiques, women’s boutiques, consignment, pop up shops, barn sales and more. Shoppers can…

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Vegetarian Friendly Restaurants in Oshkosh

Are you a vegetarian wanting to expand your meal options in Oshkosh? Even if you’re not a vegetarian, finding options for a vegetarian-friendly diet at restaurants is something anyone can benefit from. “Oshkosh offers an amazing variety of establishments that offer strictly vegetarian dishes,” says…

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Are These Oshkosh Spots Haunted!?

Oshkosh was ceded to the United States government in 1836 by Chief Oskosh (not misspelled!) and it’s not a surprise that there is rich history in the city of Oshkosh. While history is known to repeat itself, is it safe to say that it also never dies?! Some of Oshkosh’s infamous locations are known…

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Moving Guide to Oshkosh

My fiance and I are new residents to Oshkosh, but it wasn’t planned. Like many, our lives were affected by COVID-19. Both of us were furloughed for a short period of time, and eventually, my fiancé was permanently laid off from his full-time job. His layoff turned into a blessing in disguise…

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