A necessary cause

A necessary cause

Through rain, thunder, dark of night (and occasional mood), my daughter in-law Danni has been cheerfully canvassing neighborhoods to get out the vote. For the most part, Wisconsinites have been receptive to her efforts to provide them with information on how, where and when they can cast their ballots. One man stood the requisite six [...]

Friday Faves — Green Gecko, Sunnyside Up Yoga and Asian Thai

Friday Faves — Green Gecko, Sunnyside Up Yoga and Asian Thai

Green Gecko Grocery and Deli With its focus on healthy food in a grab-and-go setting, the Green Gecko Grocery and Deli is an excellent choice for area diners who want to enjoy a delicious meal but worry about exposure amid spiking corona virus numbers. The business itself has been around Appleton for a decade, but [...]

Friday Faves — Blue Moon Emporium, River Tyme Bistro and Simple Simon Bakery

Friday Faves — Blue Moon Emporium, River Tyme Bistro and Simple Simon Bakery

Late yesterday afternoon I popped into River Tyme Bistro and started to order a sensible cup of Peach Rooibos tea, when I small sign caught my eye. "Homemade hot toddies," it said. "Ooooooo," I thought, as I often do. And, that's how I found myself sitting outside on a pretty patio on an ordinary Thursday [...]

My vote Wisconsin

My vote Wisconsin

I have cast my vote, Wisconsin, and I'm feeling generous. So, I'd like to donate all the political phone calls , commercials, mailers and online ads that obviously would be wasted on me to any of my fellow Americans who might still be undecided. You're very welcome. Normally, as I've mentioned before, I am an [...]