Let’s live like Wisconsin in October

Let’s live like Wisconsin in October

Let’s live like Wisconsin in October and let the sun light us with unabashed glee even as winter looms. Let’s wink and shimmy our russet leaves, hoist them high and proud and then let them fall without regret. Let’s keep our rustic roads all spruced up so they’re always ready to welcome wanderers. And, when [...]

The Bog Blog

The Bog Blog

For nearly all of the 10 years I have been writing this blog, I have wanted to write a post about cranberry bogs. Wisconsin produces more than half of the world's cranberry supply, but all the bog action takes place on the western side of the state. So, until yesterday, I had never been to [...]

Still sharing a bench

Still sharing a bench

Teddy Warfield and Phil Bukowski shared a wit, a friendship and a love of football. I know this because they also share a beautiful bench overlooking Sheboygan Falls. Both played on the Sheboygan Falls High School football team and graduated from the school in 1966. Their yearbook quotes that year showcased their silliness and love [...]