Hello gentle readers! This seems to be gardening week at our place and my person, Peg, is outside doing things with seeds and plants and bark.…

It was with great excitement that my family loaded up the car to head north every Saturday night through the summer months to ABC Raceway in A…

We have a four-year-old. So dinosaurs are currently a really big deal in our house. Styracosaurus, Ankylosaurus, and Parasaurolophus (and yes,…

This is a photo of my uncle Johnny, my dad’s oldest brother. When he was shipped home after WWII he and some pals did some exploring in New Yo…

Sue Kartman was taking a walk around her property on Sailor Creek Flowage May 8 with her camera in hand when suddenly, guess what she saw peek…

We all have companions, human or otherwise, that help us get through our days. Those people or things that make our life easier and more enjoy…

It is an immutable fact that as we enter adulthood, life becomes more complex. For many, including myself, the progressive addition of respons…

If one must work from home, a place like our home office is not such a bad place to be cooped up in for several hours a day. It used to be bed…

Late spring rains and strong winds have kept many procrastinating yard work, but let that first warm, sunny Saturday morning dawn and it sound…

For this time at home, I wrote a list of chores that need doing around the house. My thought process was that if the particular job was not co…

Electrofishing captures the public imagination more than any other DNR activity. There’s plenty of reason for intrigue. Very few people get an…

What-if thinking is usually counterproductive. Most of the “what ifs” we think about never happen. A good thing that, especially if one is the…

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