It had been a long time since I’d been to Mound Cemetery. As usual I was struck by how peaceful and how beautiful it is there. The cemetery is named after the ancient Native American burial mounds found nearby, with 12 of the original 138 mounds still in existence today. Modern burials date back to the Revolutionary War...
Mound Cemetery Lagoon, Racine, WI. This is one of the most historic cemeteries in SE Wisconsin. Along with paying our respects to the area’s forefathers & foremothers we learned a good deal about the region’s history. Write-up to follow later this week!
Just because we can make phone calls almost everywhere, should we make phone calls from almost everywhere? Regardless if strangers are listening or not?
Over the weekend the hubby, the kiddos, and I decided to make a spur-of-the-moment day trip to Lake Geneva, WI. It's not a place we go often, but it's close enough for day tripping yet far enough to feel like we're "away." So we packed up the CRV and headed southwest. If you're unfamiliar with... Continue Reading →
Happy Memorial Day! I, like many Americans, will be at work today. My day jobs are in healthcare (yes, I have more than one) and since hospitals never close I will be working today. It just is what it is. From January, 2017 until now I've worked all the major holidays. The only exception was... Continue Reading →
Helloooooooo Summer! (But it’s still spring enough for the kids to be in school!) I left the house this morning with a plan. I was going to drop off the kiddos, do some grocery shopping, laundry, empty the dishwasher... Basically, the “I’m the grownup at home today” responsibility list. But after dropping off the kids... Continue Reading →