Beautiful places: The Green Bay Botanical Gardens

Beautiful places: The Green Bay Botanical Gardens

The music brought us to the Green Bay Botanical Gardens last Sunday. The beauty took our breath away. I'll add introducing me to that lovely, peaceful place as another reason I'm grateful to the Mile of Music team, producers of the excellent Grass Roots Festival. We showed up right at noon for the seven-hour event, [...]

Every pie is perfect (A guest post by Molly)

Every pie is perfect (A guest post by Molly)

I'm certain the 25 pies entered into the third annual Outagamie County Fair pie contest came from a multitude of inspirations. There were sour cherry and apple pies made from grandmother's recipe, neatly scrawled on a stained recipe card. Nature inspired pies like Raspberry Rose and Apple Bud. However, I'm certain mine was the only [...]

Carpe Musicorum!

Carpe Musicorum!

Singer/songwriter Rob Anthony posted this thought yesterday: "Most of us go to our grave with our music still inside us." Perhaps because I've been driving around with a temporarily disabled sound system, this comment hit me hard. I miss music in my car and I crave it in my life. I appreciate all the brave [...]