Grand Marais, MN
“A little bit of magic on the shores of  Lake Superior”

Viroqua: “Wisconsin’s Best Kept Secret”


The Queen Of Win-Win

As we finish up our time together, I find that I am once again inspired at the far-reaching impact “ordinary” people can have on their places. Passion, and a commitment to place really can change the world…one story at a time, and more often than not, the result is a little bit of magic.

Roots and Vegetables

Though The Driftless Café has only been under chef Luke Zahm’s stewardship since the summer of 2013, it has already made a far-reaching splash. But like the undulating landscape surrounding the café, the road to the success of this 44-seat restaurant was a textured path, rich with experience.

Community As Concentric Circles

Grounded in a nucleus of family, work and farm life, Amy and Kelsey are steeped in a sense of purpose, warmth and connection. And when life at home is centered and attuned, they find they have deep wells of energy for sharing their gifts with others.