Happy New Year from Lenny and his 60,000 points of light

If you want to learn a thing or two about the contagious joy of Christmas, swing by Lenny Ruel's place. Light by 60,000 lights, he's been happily celebrating with an increasing circle of friends since 2008. "These Lights Ruel" have become a Christmas phenomenon, a sophisticated light display set to music and available to anyone [...]

The second grittiest performance at Lambeau Field

The second grittiest performance at Lambeau Field Sunday afternoon took place steps away from the legendary stadium, 45 minutes before the game began. All week the over under on Katherine Biskupic's game day attire hovered at an impressive four over (tights, long-johns, yoga pants, jeans), a ratio that had seen the veteran fan through some [...]

Yuletide greetings from the greatest little city in the world

Yuletide greetings from the greatest little city in the world

I popped downtown for a little last-minute Christmas shopping last Saturday and discovered even more proof that we live in the greatest little city in the world. Beautiful horses pulled a sleigh full of laughing families right down College Avenue. Reindeer munched happily on Houdini Plaza. Ice sculptures lined the street. I stood for a [...]

Merry Christmas from Molly B and Me

Our hearts, our house, our bellies and our schedules are full today. We'll be working, shopping, peeling, washing, hulling, baking, wrapping, cleaning, laughing, sweating, searching, chatting, singing, slipping, hugging, praying, eating, yawning, playing, washing, setting, sweeping, decorating, drinking, and celebrating. We sincerely hope you're all able to do the same (except the slipping part, which [...]