Tag Archives: Wisconsin

Sub(zero) Culture

Okay I’ll admit this Texas gal is not in her comfort zone right now. In fact, forget comfort – it’s survival mode when the temps drop below zero. Twenty years ago I moved to Wisconsin, but the winters still scare … Continue reading

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Cold Comfort

Winter is upon us in Wisconsin and so far it has been fairly mild. It hasn’t even dipped below the zero mark yet and the ice on the lakes is still dangerously thin. Here’s a live weather cam for our … Continue reading

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Fall in the Northwoods

It has been several years since we’ve spent autumn in a place that offers such a strident change of season. Yesterday as the kids and I walked home from school, an emphatic wind whipped by us, liberating the leaves from … Continue reading

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Summer in the Northwoods

My Texas family got to experience summer “Northwood’s style” last weekend. The weather was typical, which means mid-eighties with showers capable of popping out of nowhere. Although our little town is called Three Lakes, it really should be named “Many … Continue reading

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