Galavanting along the Trollway in Mount Horeb, Wisconsin

Galavanting along the Trollway in Mount Horeb, Wisconsin

I’m an avid reader of fantasy novels. Some of my favorite authors are Tolkien and Lewis. So when my aunt told me about a village in Wisconsin dedicated to trolls, I knew I had to check it out.  I recently … (read more)

Historic Auto Attractions

Historic Auto Attractions

One day when I was looking over a website dedicated to listing quirky spots to visit in Illinois, I came across this place called Historic Auto Attractions. It took me awhile to get around to making the trip, but once … (read more)

Up North

Up North

A few random images of the Northwoods of Wisconsin.

Fun with fungi at River Valley Ranch and Kitchens

Fun with fungi at River Valley Ranch and Kitchens

As a child, I wasn’t a fan of mushrooms. They were repulsive to me. However, in my early twenties, I decided to give them a chance. I ate an omelet mixed with mushrooms and all my old prejudices died away; … (read more)

Images of winter

Images of winter

I realize I’ve been slacking a bit on updating this blog, but hopefully as the weather warms there will be more exciting things to write about. This winter has been very rough in the Midwest, causing most of us to … (read more)

Christmas Trees, the old-fashioned way

Christmas Trees, the old-fashioned way

When it comes to Christmas, I’m a fan of old-fashioned activities. Such as taking a ride on a horse-drawn carriage or heading out into the blustery, cold night to cut down your own Christmas tree. Now while part of me … (read more)