How a Free Festival at Bookworm Gardens Opens Up a “World of Wonders” for Wisconsin Families

There’s a very special place in Sheboygan, Wisconsin that not nearly enough people know exists. Bookworm Gardens is somewhere families can connect with nature and literature all at once. It’s a place that nurtures both plants and imaginations. Storybooks come to life among trees and flowers as different areas feature different themes and different books. […]

The Bouncin’ Bus – The Only Traveling Gym & Fitness Center For Kids In All Of Wisconsin

If you’re raising young kids in the Green Bay area, you’re going to be so excited to hear about this unique opportunity that not only gives us parents a well-deserved break, but an unforgettably fun experience for our little ones at the same time. If you’ve ever wondered about the bright green school bus at […]

13 Dirty & Dangerous Outdoor Games Every Wisconsin Parent Needs to Teach their Kids

Do you remember what it was like growing up in Wisconsin when you were a kid? Your childhood was probably filled with sandbox creations and snow forts. You most likely tore through the neighborhood on your bike and had sword fights with sticks. So what’s wrong with kids these days? With their video gaming and […]

How the “Dirty Rotten Toy Drive” Uses Music to Help Make Christmas Bright

Before he trimmed his beard, local singer-songwriter Christopher Gold could’ve almost passed as a young version of Santa Claus…with a few extra tattoos and piercings. He lives in Appleton, not the North Pole. And he carries a guitar instead of a sack full of presents. But over the past several years, Gold has found his […]

Sconniewood – A Student Film Fest That’s Inspiring Young Leaders in the Green Bay Area

How do you encourage young people in Northeast Wisconsin to step up and be innovators, leaders and creative artists? Can we show them the untapped talents they already possess? Is there a way to empower students with the confidence they need to take risks, solve problems and see a project through from idea to completion? […]

7 Fun Places to Cut Your Own Christmas Tree in Northeast Wisconsin

There’s nothing like the fresh smell of pine filling your house during the holidays. Are you one of the many families who get a Christmas tree the day after — or weekend of — Thanksgiving? Some of us make a quick stop to a nearby tree lot, others dig out their fake tree from the […]

Get Knighted by Norby the Knight at St. Norbert Days

Whether you have a connection to St. Norbert College in De Pere or not, this Saturday is a great weekend to visit the campus. There is a ton of family fun planned for the 2013 SNC Days open house. That includes a chance for kids to meet the school’s mascot – Norby the Night – […]

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 […]

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 […]