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Get Out and Zen Out: Outdoor Summer Yoga Options in Northeast Wisconsin

Ahh, summertime – the perfect time for visits to the local pool, cookouts, flip-flops, camping trips … and yoga. Yoga? You may think of yoga as a group of snobbish, new-age, chanting women and bearded men who judge you if you can’t hold a perfect headstand for 5 minutes or more. Well hold onto your […]

MANdles: Wisconsin-Made Candles For Men

Not many men will go out of their way to buy a scented candle for themselves. And giving a guy a candle for a gift is almost like giving him a bouquet of flowers. That is until now… Thanks to Eco Candle Company in Appleton, women can get their manly man a candle he’ll feel […]

7 Super Fun Pools & Splash Pads Throughout Green Bay & The Fox Cities

Swimming is a perfect summer activity – especially on days when the weather is so hot you could die! The next time you decide to suit up and go for a swim, why not explore other fun pools in cities around you, rather than go to the same pool you always have? That way you’ll […]

Door County Family Day Idea: A Trip to Egg Harbor & Fish Creek

My son Max often asks what we’re gonna do on family day and when family day is. It has become an important part of his weekly routine and it sure does mean a lot to him when his whole family can be together. It’s about bonding time, tradition and just being able to spend quality […]

WhooNEW’s Guide to Making Green Slime [Video]

CAUTION: If you make this beverage, your husband will mock you.  Your parents will think you are crazy.  And your dog will turn away in disgust. Make it anyway.

Beat Summer Boredom – Take Your Kids to the Local Library and Everybody Wins!

School is out! Three words that evoke joy in the spirits of young children and fear in the hearts of parents everywhere. It always starts off fine. But eventually, your kids will be moping around the house on lazy summer afternoons with nothing to do. Summer is time for fun outdoors. However, there will be […]

5 Perfect Last Minute Father’s Day Gift Ideas You Can Get in Green Bay & Appleton

Since we live such busy lives, shopping for a gift at the last minute is just the way it goes sometimes… But – even at the last minute – it’s hard for us to just settle on a gift card. Because that hardly shows any creativity or sentimental value, right? So, here’s the perfect solution… […]

Expert Advice for Growing a Backyard Vegetable Garden in Northeast Wisconsin

When you stop by local home improvement stores and greenhouses these days, you’re going to run into some crowds and long lines. It feels a little like Black Friday – except people aren’t quite as cranky and rushed as they are during the holiday shopping season. That’s because we’re all freshening up our yards, starting […]

18 Unique & Memorable Birthday Party Ideas For Kids – in Green Bay & the Fox Cities

Our best birthday memories happen when we’re kids. That’s when your birthday mattered. Once you have children of your own, the focus turns to them. If you think about it, your kids only get a handful of birthdays to really celebrate before it turns into a regular old “cake and ice cream after dinner” sort […]

5 Events That Let You Get the Most Out of Spring in Northeast Wisconsin

After much anticipation…spring is finally here! (Knock on wood) In Wisconsin, sometimes it seems like we almost skip over spring and autumn, going directly from winter to summer – or vice versa. For that reason, you have to take advantage of those spectacular spring days before we switch from complaining about the cold to complaining […]