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LC Day 244: Hello, Eat Local Challenge


The first of September brings many things. The first day of school, my aunt’s birthday, the More >

Tony dropped off some popcorn

LC Day 82: Old Milwaukee


Today I’ve got the windows open in my office, I’ve got kale plants growing outside on the balcony, More >

Tapped Out?

LC Day 80: Local Challenge – Iowa Edition


When traveling is involved, buying local can take on a whole new dimension. While it’s easy to More >

Dessert is served

LC Day 63: The Groupon Game


So how does Groupon fit into the quest for buying locally? I jumped into the fray recently with my More >

Hiking in Governor Dodge State Park

LC Day 58: They Say It’s Your Birthday


A relaxing trip away from home was just what the doctor ordered for my birthday. Reservations were More >


LC Day 54: Got Bar Dice?


Another year, another birthday. The activities centered around my 37th birthday were quite fun, and More >

Popcorn in Duck Fat with Parmesan

LC Day 53: Defining the Foodie


“Gluttony dressed up as foodie-ism is still gluttony.”

– B. R. Myers

This was the tagline from a More >

Art Museum

LC Day 33: Snowpocalypse


What can I say about this storm that hasn’t already been said? That’s why I’m lucky to have a guest More >

The Meal Mobile

LC Day 25: Burgers Don’t Travel


Before I got waylaid late last week with another bout of nasty cold/flu/viral something-or-another, More >

XC Skiing

LC Day 17: A Visit to Madtown


This past weekend I did my first traveling of the new year, a day trip to visit Interns Heath and More >

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