Ice Ice Lawnmower Races, Baby

Ice Ice Lawnmower Races, Baby

A stiff wind blew tiny ice pellets off the Bay and threatened to dampen the enthusiasm of the crowd gathered there for the first annual Ice Lawnmower Races at Geano Beach. But, in Wisconsin, we're like human Gore-Tex, weather resistant and ready for fun. Also,  on a Saturday afternoon in February, with the Packer season [...]

Wait a Second

Wait a Second

It is astonishing to me how many passionate supporters of the second amendment have never read it. Have you? “A well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed.” Well regulated. They have been there all along, but, [...]

Our town

Our town

This morning as I walked to work my neighbor popped out of her back door and called my name. I turned and saw her standing there in her pink bathrobe with matching slippers and earrings and I had to smile. "Good morning!" she yelled. "And thanks again for dinner last night. I love you guys!" [...]

Happy Valentine’s Day, with love

Happy Valentine’s Day, with love

My dad used to swing by Wilmar’s Chocolates every Valentine’s Day to pick up a large heart for my mom and four smaller ones for my sisters, my brother and me. Some of us wolfed down those candies the day we received them, others savored each piece slowly, stretching that sweet little box out for [...]