Roots roots roots for the Brewers!

Roots roots roots for the Brewers!

We enjoyed nearly every good thing that summer in Wisconsin has to offer Saturday afternoon at Miller Park. First, we geared up and met family members for one of those win-or-lose-we-know-we'll-have-fun afternoons at the ballpark. The sun shone, the roof stayed open and, thanks to the days theme, super heroes roamed the park. Then, the [...]

June rainbows

June rainbows

A young boy recently asked me how rainbows are made. I answered with all the scientific knowledge I once gleaned from the pivotal prism scene in Disney's Pollyanna, and explained that light reflects off water droplets in the air and that's why they always appear opposite the sun and generally after a rain. A mechanical [...]

Traveain night at Milwaukee’s Public Market — a guest post by Traveain

Note: My nephew Traveain escorted his two grandmas to his favorite Wednesday night spot and we felt the super sweet evening they enjoyed deserved a post. Here is his story: It all started because I knew I wasn't going to be able to make it down to Florida to celebrate Grandma Peggy's 80th birthday in [...]