How I’m Like Superman

For those of you unaware, Superman gets his amazing powers of superhuman strength and everything else from the Earth’s yellow sun. As it turns out, I, too, am similarly powered by the sun. Or, perhaps it’s more accurate to say, I find myself particularly unpowered with a lack of sun. In other words, I struggleContinue reading “How I’m Like Superman”

The Irony of Regret

Over the past few years, my wife and I have made a lot of decisions which weren’t exactly easy ones, which we took purely because they felt like the best ones at the time. Things like buying a farm, or, then turning around and selling the farm. Things like jobs we’ve taken that weren’t exactlyContinue reading “The Irony of Regret”

Plumbing, Why Did it Have to Be Plumbing?

I like to consider myself a pretty handy guy. In fact, just a few weeks ago, the dryer absolutely stopped working and I was able to take the whole thing apart, figure out the issue, order a couple of new parts, and within a week had the thing back up and running, with less thanContinue reading “Plumbing, Why Did it Have to Be Plumbing?”

That Moment Things Actually Slowed Down

At the time you’re reading this, I’m well past the moment I actually sat back to write this little thing. But, I feel that I need to make you aware of this incredibly weird and special thing that happened suddenly (especially since we’ve now opened the bakery). Something that I know my wife at thisContinue reading “That Moment Things Actually Slowed Down”

Spr-inter in Wisconsin

Well, it’s Sprinter in Wisconsin. That means we can go from sub-zero temperatures with the wind chill to balmy 60 degree days in the course of 12 hours. That means that although yesterday I was outside without a jacket, today snow is filling the air. Wisconsin is ridiculous. I remember first telling people about howContinue reading “Spr-inter in Wisconsin”

Happy Birthday to my Love

Hey, if you happen to know my wife, you should 100% send her a message of love today, because it’s her birthday! And because…well, I’ve failed her a bit today… She’s had a pretty wild time of it lately, because even though the bakery has been her dream for as long as I’ve known her,Continue reading “Happy Birthday to my Love”