Friday, Februrary 2nd is National Wear Red Day®. This day was meant to bring attention to the fact that heart disease is the #1 killer of women. This means that it is very likely that a woman you know will die of heart disease. By wearing red on National Wear Red day it shows that […]
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We are so excited to offer this Childcare and Preschool Guide as a resource to help you in making your decision. Choosing a preschool, nursery school or childcare program that fits your child’s and your family’s needs can be an overwhelming task. As parents, we are clearly aware of the importance of our decision. These […]
It may not feel like it right now (with the lack of snow), but within a few weeks many of us will venture out to find the perfect Christmas tree. This is one of my favorite family traditions that I have carried on with my own family. When we lived in Madison we had our […]
A special THANK YOU to our featured businesses!We love our community and supporting local. We have so many amazing businesses that offer unique and thoughtful gifts this holiday season. Thank you to our partners who are featured in this guide.
A special thank you to all of our featured sites!The beginning of the school year is always an exciting time for kids. Renewed friendships means there will be more kid gatherings, particularly BIRTHDAY PARTIES! With so many great options for birthday parties in Northeast Wisconsin we so often wonder, “Where do I start?”. So, Green […]
The news is booming this week and, unfortunately, it is filled with news of hate. It is a scary thought that there is still such hate in this world AND that there are individuals tolerating this extent of bigotry. I can only wonder and worry – how do I keep my children sheltered and away […]
Well folks — you guessed it! Today, June 9th, is National Strawberry Rhubarb Pie Day. Don’t tell me that you forgot! I know, I know rhubarb is a take it or leave it kind of food (vegetable to be exact). But, today I’m here to make you a believer in rhubarb. Confession: I don’t think […]
When I was pregnant with my girls I was so confident that I was going to have natural, un-medicated births. I may have even zoned out a bit during the C-Section portion of my birth classes. But as fate would have it, here I am status post C-Section x 2. Perhaps if I hadn’t been […]
Thank you to our featured camps!
Prior to becoming a stay-at-home mom I worked in a Preventive Cardiology clinic where day in and day out I helped patients set goals to better their own health. The typical method I used when helping people set goals was to make a S.M.A.R.T goal. To explain this further, here is the product of taking […]