People tend to underestimate Wisconsin — surely this flyover state couldn’t have anything to teach the world. To the contrary, Wisconsin has a rich and unique culture, and those who grow up in the state are forever grateful for the numerous life lessons it taught them. Here are nine things you learn growing up in Wisconsin.
1. Growing or hunting your own food is much more satisfying than buying it at a grocery store.
Nothing beats sitting down to a meal that you grew or hunted yourself. We learn at an early age how to identify a ripe tomato on the vine and how to skin a deer. Understanding the connection between ourselves and the earth that provides for us is a lesson we take seriously.