Monthly Archives: December 2012
At Wed in Milwaukee, we’ve had such a memorable year digging into the world of Southeast Wisconsin weddings, sharing advice and connecting engaged couples with the pros that will help put together a celebration that’s perfectly suited to them. These are the top 12 must-read posts from 2012 according to the buzz from you—our readers
Judge Derek Mosley, a graduate of Marquette Law School, worked as a prosecutor for the City of Milwaukee for eight years before he became a judge at 31, making him the youngest African-American judge in the history of the state. “It thrust upon me much more responsibility,” says Mosley. “‘To whom much is given, much […]
A few days ago, I heard about a mom who’d just announced her daughter and future son-in-law’s very recent engagement in her Christmas letter. Even the happy couple hadn’t yet shared their good news, beyond their immediate families and closest friends. I have to admit, I was fairly upset on their behalf.
Dreams come true in bizarre ways sometimes. Five years ago, Erin Salerno was watching “Ace of Cakes” on television when she turned to her husband and said, “I want to do that!” So, she went out and applied for an internship. “I started out as an intern at Elizabeth’s Cakes, and was hired two days […]
Maybe you don’t associate upscale men’s jewelry and Milwaukee. But if you think about it, it’s really not all that much of a stretch. Milwaukee’s tradition of craftsmanship is nothing new; it was once known as “the machine shop to the world.” So shrinking a machine down to something the size of, well, a button, […]