The Profit Went To Mars

While watching The Profit with Marcus Lemonis about a cheese shop in New York City, my good friend Tyson, owner of Mars Cheese Castle in Kenosha, came on screen, much to my delight.  Turns out that Marcus also has deep Wisconsin roots as he graduated from Marquette University.  Small world, and a wonderful one when … Continue reading

Mars & Me & Marcol

A fun day at Mars Cheese Castle in Kenosha with the Marcol man and myself.  Okay, so a lot of M word play going on here, but it opened itself up to it.  Even more amazing was having our names up in lights on the Mars lighted freeway sign (see photos) overlooking the Interstate 94 corridor … Continue reading

Mars Cheese Castle Signing

Well these are a bit on the late side, but it has been an awesomely busy summer.  This is us having some fun at Mars Cheese Castle back in late May.  We’ll be doing another later this fall during a Packers away game weekend. Note the giant spindle of “Cheeseheads” DVD’s on sale there.  LOVE … Continue reading

Carthage College Campus

When in Kenosha, visit Carthage College (if you can find it).  It’s a coastline beauty of a campus on the shores of Lake Michigan.  Nestled off the road behind an arboretum (see photos), it’s a stunner of a campus, a hidden gem, and tranquil as eternity.  Okay, I’m overreaching like writers often do, but I … Continue reading