Mmmm Coffee

Though it has been open since April, I’ve only just discovered the new Dunn Bros. Coffee shop on Capitol in Pewaukee.  Those from the Minneapolis area will know this place for sure.  For the initiated Dunn Bros claim to fame is how freshly roasted the coffee is – they roast it right in the store. …

Sadly, my town is on the map

I’m surprised to see my town in international news now, especially for such a sad reason.  My wife and I were actually watching the Big Ten tournament when the local CBS affiliate ran a scroller with the news during the game.  I remember us both uttering something along the lines of “holy <expletive>” when the…


Alton Brown in Milwaukee tonight!

According to his web site, Alton Brown of Good Eats fame (the nerd’s chef) is going to be in the Milwaukee area this evening at Harry Schwartz books in Brookfield.  I’m definitely going to try and make it there, if the snow doesn’t keep me away.