A Winter Wonderland

We got even more snow this past week in Wisconsin, and this morning after the storm broke and the sun came out, our yard looked particularly beautiful. Definitely more beautiful than when the house ran out of LP over the weekend and we woke up to 50 degree temperatures inside… Continue reading A Winter Wonderland

Minor Projects

Since it’s winter and I’ve been laid up recovering from hernia surgery, I’ve been getting a bunch of small projects around the house done that don’t seem like much but add up to a lot of improvement. Here is a list of what I’ve done so far: Living Room Rug Replace Kitchen Desk Chair Organize … Continue reading Minor Projects

Lake House Bar

At the lake house, we have a small stand-up bar on the top floor near the kitchen, but I wanted to build a more traditional bar downstairs. The basement of the lake house already has Badger-esque cabinetry, with wood reminiscent of the Rathskeller at UW’s Memorial Union, and Badger red counter tops. Now that the … Continue reading Lake House Bar