Maralene was born and raised in Northern Wisconsin. She and her husband, Horton, and their two children Stacey, and Christopher, lived and worked in the Drummond area for many years. Maralene currently resides in the Hallie Lake Area with her cat, Dutchess. She so graciously shares her life’s adventures and wisdom in her column, Adventures in Living. When she isn’t working on her column, Maralene enjoys traveling, visiting Mt. Shasta in Washington, and working on her wealth of creative talents.