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Winterizing Your Family: Frost not Frostbite!

Nov 22, 2013 ● By Guest Contributor

Regardless of when the calendar calls it winter, Wisconsin exhibits winter-like conditions as early as October. And our winters are not for the faint of heart.However, children still need fresh air an

Around Town: My Favorite Madison

Oct 22, 2013 ● By Julie Henning

Two of my favorite Sunday drives are to the Toy Train Barn and Folklore Village (both out on the Western edge of town). The Toy Train Barn has more regular hours, while Folklore Village has a lower-le

Fall Craft Idea: How To Make Your Own Leaf Book

Oct 07, 2013 ● By Tiffany Malloy

One of our favorite things to do as a family is to “go exploring,” and now that fall is upon us, it makes it all the more enjoyable. The weather has cooled, making afternoon nature walks quite pleasan

West Bend, Wisconsin: Finalist in Best Small Town for Geocaching, Best of the Road Contest

Sep 18, 2013 ● By Julie Henning

Our family attended the West Bend Cache Ba$h in 2012 and we can say the event is a fabulous forum for making new geo-friends, attening "how to" classes, seeing some really creative geocaching containe

Fall on the Farm: Special Class Trips and Family Tours of Heartland Farm Sanctuary

Aug 14, 2013 ● By Julie Henning

Offering some unique "open to the public" events this fall, this press release from Heartland Farm Sanctuary in Verona caught my eye. August 7, 2013. (Verona, WI) Heartland Farm Sanctuary, Wisconsin's

Milwaukee Summer Fun: Ten Cool Places to Take the Kids

Jul 16, 2013 ● By Julie Henning

One of Milwaukee County's most beloved city parks, Lake Park draws visitors for sports, breathtaking views, and landmarks like the North Point Light and Lake Park Bistro. Relatively new to the park's

Family Vacation in Green Bay, Wisconsin

Jul 02, 2013 ● By Julie Henning

Gateway to Door County and Wisconsin's third-largest city, Green Bay offers the convenience of the city without the stress of urban living. Home to the Green Bay Packers football team, Green Bay may

Wisconsin Expert Interview: Wisconsin Outdoor Fun

Jun 29, 2013 ● By Julie Henning

Earlier this week I had the pleasure of interviewing Brian Otten, content manager for Wisconsin Outdoor Fun, a free online resource for outdoor activities in Wisconsin. Wisconsin Outdoor Fun is update

Wisconsin Waterpark Roundup: Blue Harbor Resort and Spa, Sheboygan

Jun 25, 2013 ● By Julie Henning

Families looking for an easy weekend-getaway and perhaps a break from the Wisconsin Dells should consider a stay at the Blue Harbor Resort and Spa in Sheboygan. Recently remodeled and under new manage

Summertime in the Chippewa Valley

May 27, 2013 ● By Guest Contributor

The Chippewa Valley is one of Wisconsin’s hidden gems. The city of Eau Claire is the largest in the region but is surrounded by smaller communities such as Chippewa Falls and Menomonie. If you’re plan

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