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Back To School Snacks

By Abbie Chaffee, Sep 04, 2013, Categories: Food+Dining

It's that time of year again! The pencils are sharpened. The sneakers are still squeaky clean. The energy levels are still high. It's back to school time! Most parents in Wisconsin bid farewell to the

How To Save On Back To School Supplies

By Dannelle Gay, Jul 23, 2014, Categories:

Does the thought of going back to school shopping have you seeing dollar signs? This is the case for many parents, but it doesn’t have to be. Here are some ways you can find all the items on the schoo

Reading: Is it Really that Important?

By Brooke McGee, Jul 31, 2014, Categories:

Have you ever skipped a few pages with that bedtime story, just to get it over with? (I know I’m guilty.) Compare that to the times you change the voices of the characters, used emphasis in your voice

Thrifty Fashion for Kids

By Stacy Snook, Oct 16, 2014, Categories:

I have a secret to tell you, but you have to promise not to tell anyone.  ;)Let me start by telling you a little bit about myself. I've been a parent for 22 years now, having raised two boys who are n

The Best Donut Shops in Madison, Wisconsin

By Julie Henning, Jan 20, 2015, Categories: Food+Dining

Mmmmm donuts!One morning last fall I woke up with a craving for a donut only Homer Simpson would understand! Consulting the World Wide Web, I quickly surmised donuts clearly take second place to kring

Family Dining in Milwaukee

By Julie Henning, Feb 10, 2015, Categories: Food+Dining

As I have traveled around Wisconsin and the Midwest, I have intentionally sought out dining establishments that cater to families and children, both in the atmosphere and the quality of food on the me

Bounce Milwaukee

By Julie Henning, Feb 10, 2015, Categories:

Like many other parents living in a cold-weather climate, I've visited my fair share of indoor playground/play arenas/arcades during the long stretches of winter when it seems like the structural inte