Old World Wisconsin http://wuwm.com en 5 Christmas Traditions with Centuries-Old Origins http://wuwm.com/post/5-christmas-traditions-centuries-old-origins <p>We take for granted that Santa Claus and Christmas trees are symbols of the Christmas season, but there are other traditions with lesser known origins.</p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 22:10:53 +0000 Eleanor Peterson & Stephanie Lecci 19565 at http://wuwm.com 5 Christmas Traditions with Centuries-Old Origins At the End of Your Rope? Just Make More http://wuwm.com/post/end-your-rope-just-make-more <p>When was the last time you found yourself in need of some reliable rope?</p><p> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 10:03:00 +0000 Gianofer Fields 8450 at http://wuwm.com At the End of Your Rope? Just Make More Early Settlers' Historical Gardens Grow Again http://wuwm.com/post/early-settlers-historical-gardens-grow-again <p><strong>Wisconsin's early settlers didn't plant gardens for decoration - they were their primary food sources.</strong></p><p> Fri, 05 Jul 2013 19:49:49 +0000 Stephanie Lecci 7436 at http://wuwm.com Early Settlers' Historical Gardens Grow Again Whitewater Family Time-Travels Back to 19th-Century Immigrant Farm http://wuwm.com/post/whitewater-family-time-travels-back-19th-century-immigrant-farm <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>In today's fast-paced, technology-dependent world, have you ever found yourself wanting to go back to a simpler time, perhaps romanticizing what it would be like to live on a farm, making your own food, like our early pioneer settlers did? Fri, 17 May 2013 18:17:43 +0000 Stephanie Lecci 3515 at http://wuwm.com Whitewater Family Time-Travels Back to 19th-Century Immigrant Farm