Originally from Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Moved to Wisc in 1996. Met my then girlfriend now wife in '98.
US Navy vet, 1973-1977. Been all over the world but always kissed the ground when I returned to the USA.
A Reagan Conservative.
Woodworking: Have built numerous projects including blanket chests for wedding presents. Here's just one example:
Have been a bit lax on doing projects due to constraints of work.