If you consider it a sport to gather your food by drilling through 38 inches of ice and sitting there all day hoping that the food will swim by, you might live in Wisconsin.
If you’re proud that your region makes the national news 96 nights each year because Park Falls is the coldest spot in the nation, you might live in Wisconsin
If you have ever refused to buy something because it’s “too spendy”, you might live in Wisconsin.
If your local Dairy Queen is closed from November through March, you might live in Wisconsin.
If you may not have actually eaten it, but you have heard of Head Cheese, you might live in Wisconsin.
If you have worn shorts and a parka at the same time,
you might live in Wisconsin.
If you have either a pet or a child named “Brett,”
you might l ive in Wisconsin.
If your town has an equal number of bars and churches, you might live in Wisconsin.
If you know how to say Oconomowoc, Waukesha, Menomonie & Manitowoc, you might live in Wisconsin.
If every time you see moonlight on a lake, you think of a dancing bear, and you sing gently, “From the land of sky-blue waters”,….you might live in Wisconsin.
Your idea of a traffic jam is ten cars waiting to pass a tractor on the Highway.
“Vacation” means going up north past Hwy 8 for the weekend.
You measure distance in hours.
You know several people who have hit deer more than once.
You often switch from “heat” to “A/C” in the same day and back again.
Your whole family wears Packer Green to church on Sunday.
You can drive 65 mph through 2 feet of snow durin g a raging
blizzard, without flinching.
You see people wearing camouflage at social events (including
weddings and funerals ).
You install security lights on your house and garage and leave both unlocked.
You think of the major food groups as beer, fish, and venison.
You carry jumper cables in your car and your wife or girlfriend
knows how to use them.
There are 7 empty cars running in the parking lot at Mill’s Fleet Farm at any given time.
You design your kid’s Halloween costume to fit over a snowsuit.
Driving is better in the winter because the potholes are filled
You refer to the Packers as “we.”
You know all 4 seasons: almost winter, winter, still winter and road construction.
You can identify a southern or eastern accent.
You have no problem pronouncing L ac Du Flambeau.
You consider Minneapolis exotic.
You know how to polka.
Your idea of creative landscaping is a statue of a deer next to
your blue spruce.
You were unaware that there is a legal drinking age.
Down South to you means Illinois.
A brat is something you eat.
Your neighbor throws a party to celebrate his new pole shed.
You go out to fish fry every Friday
Your 4th of July picnic was moved indoors due to frost.
You have more miles on your snow blower than your car.
You find minus twenty degrees “a little chilly.”