Tag Archives: Wisconsin

Recharge

A while back a friend said to me, “In an airplane emergency, first you must put on your own oxygen mask, then help those around you. Have you put on your life mask first?” Since December, I have diligently tried … Continue reading

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A Quick Escape

With all that life placed before us this summer, we had yet to take any sort of a trip as a family.  It was important to me that we have at least one small excursion before summer slipped from our … Continue reading

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A Day at the Beach

Living in the Midwest, we have little opportunity to make beach-side trips.  But this weekend we had the wonderful chance to visit…Wisconsin.  Yes, I know what you are thinking.  The words Wisconsin and beach don’t really coincide, but Sunday my … Continue reading

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What Summer Memories Are Made Of

When I think back to the summers of my youth, there are certain images that float immediately to my mind…Balmy summer nights, when the sound of chirping crickets drown out all other noise in the darkness while my sister and … Continue reading

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Winter Adventure

This weekend our family headed for the Northwoods of Wisconsin for a winter adventure.  (Take a look at our most recent trips to the Northwoods here and here.)  My husband had not graced the winter Northwoods with his presence in … Continue reading

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A Year In Review

It is hard to believe that this blustery day in February marks the one year anniversary of Making of a Home.  Thank you so much to all of you who have been following my musings over the course of the … Continue reading

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Retreat

It seems like ages since I have visited this space to share with all of you the goings on of our little family.  I hope all of you had a wonderful Independence Day and are staying cool, despite the incessant … Continue reading

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