Enjoying the dance and the soundtrack of our lives

The trending video of Garth Brooks singing "the Dance" to cancer battler Teresa Shaw that hit 4.5 million views last night (an embarrassing number of which were me), speaks eloquently to the contagious power of music and the infinite strength of the human beings who both make and enjoy it. Music creates bonds in unlikely [...]

A river runs through it

Eventually, all things merge into one, and a river runs through it. That's what we believe, anyway, in our little corner of Northeast Wisconsin. There's not a better way to idle away a bright summer day. With nothing more than an old inner tube, a thorough application of sun block and a couple of free [...]