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Blog name: Miltown Musings
Location: Milwaukee
About me: I work in PR/Marketing for a nonprofit that serves people with disabilities (IndependenceFirst). I'm a community leader in my own mind. Also I'm a mom, wife, avid news reader and I love Bay View and Milwaukee.

Rating statistics
Average rating of my blogs: 4.0
Average rating of my Talkbacks: 4.4
Average rating I've given others: 4.8

Recent blog entries
 Living - Jan. 5, 2009
 Is It So Wrong to Ho-Ho-Ho for So Long?
 Maybe it was the long 2 weeks home with the kids (and the holiday decorations) but I'm WAY over Christmas earlier this year than ever before.  I was ready to take down the decorations on Sunday.  But, in years past, I've left up my 4 trees and various decorations until after the Superbo...
 Living - Dec. 26, 2008
 Got My 40, Where's The Party?
  I remember many moons ago when "Getting A 40" was something some of my nefarious and not so nefarious associates might do, to get the party started.  Now, I'm looking at getting a soon-to-be 40-year-old husband some big whopping birthday celebration and I'm at a loss.  I hav...
 Kids & Family - Dec. 23, 2008
 Ready for My Wrap Album
 OK so this is a procrastination technique.  Plain and simple.  I have presents to wrap and got introspective...or that's my excuse right now anyhow.  I'm getting pensive and asking a lot of questions in my head about wrapping gifts as I'm doing it poorly--2 days before Santa arrive...
 Buzz - Dec. 18, 2008
 Snow Sucks: Even More for People Who Use Wheelchairs
 When it comes to shoveling--snow sucks. Many people say it, so do I sometimes. But, there are degrees of suck-itude when it comes to snow, my friends. A lot of people suck it up and don't say anything, but it affects them much more. I've come to realize that snow doesn't suck as bad for me as for...

Recent Talkbacks
 Article - June 12, 2014
 Nomad under fire for World Cup favela, owner vows to keep the art on display
 How about identifying a way...
 Article - June 11, 2014
 Grading MPS superintendent Thornton
 I think Dr. Thornton's effo...
 Article - June 19, 2013
 Get me out of Milwaukee?
 If this goes through, is th...
 Article - June 4, 2013
 Urban spelunking: Imagining a different city
 Interesting article - they ...
 Article - May 28, 2013
 TV networks roll out new summer shows
 I'd love to see a return of...
 Article - Feb. 8, 2013
 Local nonprofits need your help
 Thanks for shining a light ...
 Article - Feb. 6, 2013
 I don't understand the online used book business
 I like it when your book's ...
 Article - Jan. 18, 2013
 Sydney Hih letters to become public art
 I was too late for a brick ...
 Article - Dec. 5, 2012
 Ellen's on the East Side
 So what happened?
 Article - Nov. 20, 2012
 Milwaukee events that made us cry
 Mine: 1. When Goldman's c...
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