A thought-provoking wander through living history

A thought-provoking wander through living history

We wandered through living history when we visited a reenactment of the Old Fort #4’s Geoff Militia Saturday afternoon in Peshtigo. I imagine the original New Hampshire settlers would be both astonished and impressed to see themselves so well represented 268 years after their pivotal year at the start of the French and Indian War. [...]

Our Irish eyes were smiling (and our Scottish toes were tapping)

Our Irish eyes were smiling (and our Scottish toes were tapping)

I didn't realize Appleton had its very own leprechaun until I treated myself to a whole Saturday (and most of a Friday) at its second annual Irish Fest. What but Irish magic (and a slew of volunteers' incredibly hard work) could account for to toe-tapping, tummy-patting, pint-tipping, arm-waving, hand-clapping explosion of joy that happened all [...]