Quenching 101 with Professor Ed

Welcome to April! Sorry to say my home team from Michigan State didn’t get to the NCAA basketball championship…they came pretty close, though! These kids played their hearts out and I’m sure the 2019 – 2020 season will be their Cinderella story, Changing...

Back in the Saddle

What’s the best thing about the month of March? Spring starts soon, March Madness is here and the beer flows a lovely shade of green! Hopefully it’s not too late to wish you a Happy St. Patrick’s Day. Our trip to Punta Cana, in the sunshine and warmth of the Dominican...

Mr. Sunshine…That’s Me!

February and Valentine’s Day. Have you had enough romance and chocolate candy yet? If I sound bitter, I don’t mean to be. See, I have a confession to make, so I might as well put my cards on the table right now. I’m in a miserable mood. I’m cranky, I’m moody. I have...

Hitting The Road in 2019!

At the risk of sounding like Scrooge, I’m glad the holiday season is behind us for another year. I hear from more business owners on how much they dislike the month of December because so many people are mentally or physically (or both!) checked out until after the...

Metal to Metal

I can’t tell you how much I’m looking forward to this Christmas. Last Christmas was a wash out. About a week before I had my first hip replacement surgery. I wasn’t able to move or celebrate with family and friends and I didn’t get my wife a gift. That tore me up and...

Thankful for My Dad, Chet

It’s the time to be thankful. We even set aside a special day each year to be thankful. This year, giving thanks is especially poignant for me because of the man in this photo. That’s my Dad, Chet Wesolek. MMP was his brainchild and he started this enterprise 40 years...