Idea Exchange: 9/18-9/22

Monday, 9/18:


Powerful oratory. Persuasive arguments. Succinct business pitches. Speeches and emails. From cave walls to the printing press, and from Cicero to TED talks, The Handy Communication Answer Booktraces the history, explains the concepts, and examines the skills needed to master effective and efficient communication for every occasion. Providing insights and advice, this useful primer looks at how to improve verbal, nonverbal, and written communications.



Today is: Cheeseburger Day and Play-Doh Day

Little Amerika Amusement Park, Marshall is open weekends only in September & October; Noon-5pm. It’s best to call first to confirm hours in case of inclement weather: 608-655-3181

Looking for two recipes from “CREATE” the cooking show on PBS. “Gentlemen’s French Toast and a Homemade Hot Cocoa

Shared Potato Soup, Butternut Squash Soup and Cheddar Beer Weenies recipes and we talked about how Hurricanes are named.



Tuesday, 9/19:


The go-to guide to cooking and eating for better mental health.

Revolutionize your personal cooking and eating habits for optimal energy, health, and emotional well-being. This book of mood-savvy tips, tools, and delicious recipes guides you step by step through all the essentials. It features dozens of easy-to-understand graphics, lists, and charts to help prioritize choices for maximum benefit.



10:45AM-TO BE WHERE YOU ARE, Jan Karon (part of the Mitford Series)

#1 New York Times bestselling author Jan Karon returns with the fourteenth novel in the beloved Mitford series, featuring three generations of Kavanaghs.

After twelve years of wrestling with the conflicts of retirement, Father Tim Kavanagh realizes he doesn’t need a steady job to prove himself. Then he’s given one. As for what it proves, heaven only knows.



Today is: Butterscotch Pudding/Talk Like a Pirate/Holy Batman Day



Wednesday, 9/20:


Wisconsin author will be in-studio to talk about her writing and success as a fiction writer. Her Orchard Hill Series begins with PESTO and POTHOLES. She writes Contemporary Romance with a Christian message and the location is set in a northwest suburb of Milwaukee.

10:30-11AM-FALL GARDEN DOCTOR PROGRAM with Dick Zondag of Jung’s Garden Center



Today is: Rum Punch-First Railroad-Farm Safety and Chicken Dance Song

AMERICAN PICKERS (History Channel) are coming to Wisconsin. If you or someone you know has a large, private collection or accumulation of antiques that the Pickers can spend the better part of the day looking through, send name, phone number, location and description of the collection with photos to: [email protected] or call 855-OLD-RUST.

Thursday, 9/21:

Today is:Mini Golf-World Gratitude-Pecan Cookie and Croissant Day


Friday, 9/22: