Daggett Memorial Park offers respite for weary travelers

Featured image: The waterfalls at Daggett Memorial Park in Montello, Wisconsin (photo by Cheryl Landes) When I travel and have the time, I follow different backroads to familiar destinations. Often I pick these routes from a map without researching the towns along the way to preserve the element of surprise at what lies ahead. The fun is … Continue reading Daggett Memorial Park offers respite for weary travelers

Every Kid in a Park initiative gives fourth graders and their families free admission to national parks

Featured image: Sign at the entrance to Haleakala National Park on the island of Maui, Hawaii (photo by Cheryl Landes) Get a close-up look at a volcano crater. Walk trails through white sand dunes and lush forests. Marvel at the beauty of colorful arched rocks and deep canyons. Gaze at geysers shooting water or springs … Continue reading Every Kid in a Park initiative gives fourth graders and their families free admission to national parks

Cowboy Church offers simple, barrier-free worship for locals and tourists

Featured image: The horse barn where the Door County Cowboy Church services are held Memorial Day through Labor Day (photo by Cheryl Landes) The summer sunlight casts a soft glow on the band dressed in checkered shirts and blue jeans through the windows of a white horse barn near Ellison Bay, Wisconsin. Four guitarists, a … Continue reading Cowboy Church offers simple, barrier-free worship for locals and tourists