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Copycat Walker Shortbread

Baked this walker shortbread for my dear son. He felt my butter cookies were too ‘melt in the mouth’ (duh? 😒). Ok, so mommy try. Here’s the easy 3-ingredients, hand mixed shortbread. 214 more words


The Loneliest Girl in the Universe by Lauren James Review.

The Loneliest Girl in the Universe by Lauren James

  • Format: UK Paperback, 290 pages.
  • Publisher: Walker Books.
  • Release Date: 7th September 2017
  • Links: Goodreads.
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Sheboygan businessman says he may seek Democratic nod for governor

Sheboygan businessman Kurt Kober has registered a campaign committee to run for governor as a Democrat. Kober said in a statement that he is still deciding whether to get into the race and wanted to spend time meeting people across the state first.  12 more words

Ohio Gov. Kasich says his state still chasing Foxconn, while blasting Wisconsin's deal

Ohio Gov. John Kasich confirmed this week that the state continues to court Foxconn for an investment in Ohio, while tossing a jab at the $3 billion package Wisconsin has offered: “I’ll tell you one thing: It’s not going to take us 40 years to make back the investment we make. 9 more words

Walker administration scales back apartment fire sprinkler rule in second reversal

Gov. Walker’s administration has determined it cannot enforce a 7-year-old requirement that fire sprinklers be put in new apartment buildings with three to 20 units — a rule fire officials say is one of the best ways to save lives.  19 more words

Assembly lawmakers pass their version of Foxconn incentive package

The State Assembly on Thursday passed a $3 billion incentive package for electronics manufacturer Foxconn on a 59-30 vote, with the chamber’s Republicans cheering it as a smart bet for taxpayers with massive upside for the state’s economy, over Democrats’ criticism that the deal is a gigantic gamble with state funds. > Wisconsin State Journal

Wash Post: Though Trump's celebrating Foxconn deal, the people paying for it aren’t so sure

Foxconn’s interest in Wisconsin has triggered a debate about government efforts to lure companies via tax breaks, betting the public will benefit in the long run from economic spikes. 29 more words