Maureen Connors Badding arrived in Wauwatosa 22 years ago via Buffalo and Phoenix. She's a freelance writer and habitual volunteer who enjoys book clubs, travel, entertaining and cheering for her daughter's swim team.
It’s only natural to love Tosa for the beautiful homes, good schools, and great restaurants and shops, but ya gotta love its more offbeat amenities too. Here are a few that come to mind:
1. Ted’s. It’s a slice of 1950s small-town America. The waitresses really make an effort to get to know your name and usual high-cholesterol order. But the oddball appeal of Ted’s is the unapologetic eavesdropping and free-for-all conversations at the horseshoe-shaped counters.