Beaner’s – food, history & love

Around 13 years ago, my uncle moved to Hebron, IL to pursue a lifelong dream of living in small town rural America.  With a population of about 1200 people, it definitely fit the bill.  He’s an avid Route 66 fan who always takes the long way, prefering those two lane off the beaten path roadsContinue reading “Beaner’s – food, history & love”

The Sugar River Trail – A Winding Trail of History

We drove through rolling hills and expansive farmland to arrive at, “America’s Little Switzerland,” or New Glarus, Wisconsin where the Sugar River Trail starts.  You could instantly see what attracted the small colony from Switzerland that emigrated in the 1800’s and settled in the area. The quaint town with its alpine style architecture and flowerContinue reading “The Sugar River Trail – A Winding Trail of History”

Boxcars Pub & Grub, the perfect stop on the Pelishek-Tiffany Trail – Clinton, WI

Meet Tim, owner of Boxcars Pub & Grub in Clinton, WI. Celebrating his 21st year anniversary in 2020 and keeping positive with his loyal supporters that come far and wide to try his famous Boxcar Special pizza.

It’s a unique combo!

Enjoy his wife’s homemade soups, homemade chips done daily or his Keystone beer battered Cod. You’ll love a meal at his outdoor patio or within the old bank building that he refurbished. Spread the word!

The perfect combo day pairing up with the 12 mile loop Pelishek- Tiffany Trail.

Pelishek-Tiffany Nature Trail

Learn about the history of the Pelishek-Tiffany Nature Trail where two people fought to have a portion of the Old Milwaukee trail saved from being sold into parcels and then turned it into an all volunteer Nature Trail.