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    Birthday Weekend in the North Woods

    This weekend I was blessed enough to celebrate yet another year in the life of well, me! That’s right…It was my birthday! It was a really great birthday, I have to say. My family was invited to spend the weekend “up north” at my BFF’s “cottage.” It seems everyone in Wisconsin either has a cottage “up north” or knows someone with a cottage “up north.” Which means you head north to one of the many lakes in this beautiful state and hang out in the woods and generally recreate on the lake.  Fishing, boating, jet skiing, water skiing, relaxing, heavy drinking, what have you…Because late August is prime time for…