Monthly Archives: October 2013

Amp It Up

At the top of High Street there’s a new space emerging. Just a couple weeks ago it was an overgrown vacant lot you would have walked past without a second glance. Now, it’s a sculpture garden!  Maybe you noticed the … Continue reading

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Living Art

Artists Peter Flanary and Sandra Peterson live just outside Mineral Point on the road leading to Darlington.  Maybe you’ve seen a sculpture or two peeking out over their unique rock fence as you fly by on hwy 23. If you’ve … Continue reading

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The Colors of Fall

I love fall! It’s always been my favorite season. One would think after 36 autumns here in southwest Wisconsin, the love of this particular season change would start to wane, but that’s not the case. Every year it’s like I … Continue reading

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If you’re visiting Mineral Point, the first thing to do is pick up The Democrat Tribune. The paper, now in its 171st year, is going strong! This week is a keepsake edition. Not only does it capture the high points … Continue reading

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The Cheese Country Trail & Brewpub Pies

On Sunday afternoon, my partner in crime Keith and I had a little taste of fall in Mineral Point.  It was cool enough that I could wear a little knit cap, extra thick hoody, and convertible gloves.  We decided to … Continue reading

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