Where Was I Before I Was So Rudely Interrupted?

This is where I left you last summer: And,  this is the roof I spent most of September on. I was tuck-pointing, roof-tarring, glass-glazing, window painting and dealing with other issues that needed attention in the back of the building. (Let’s not talk about it.) Besides this work and the shop, I took care of six of the…

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Imagining Her Life

With a large family present at an auction today on an old farm in southwestern Wisconsin, bids ran high as the immediate family and nieces and nephews tried to win an item tied to their memory of the 97-year-old woman who enriched their lives. The woman and her Swedish husband bought the farm in 1944.…

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