Date Night

30+ Date Night Restaurants

Do you need a date night? If you are anything like us you opted to stay home away from the crowds on Valentine's Day. Here are lots of great ideas from other local parents for a special dinner date. These restaurants are some of the best in Northeast Wisconsin. Here...
First Impressions Pediatric Dentist Appleton

Dr. Mark Shaw makes pediatric dentistry fun in Appleton

If you’re looking for a pediatric dentist who is fun, comforting – and an expert in his field – you may want your child to see Dr. Mark Shaw! Shaw is a pediatric dentist who sees patients in First Impressions’ Appleton and Bellevue offices. “I just enjoy talking to kids...
Christmas Tree Recycling

After the holidays, now what? – Christmas tree recycling in the Fox Valley

You have taken down the Christmas tree, now what? We have rounded up where to find Christmas tree recycling in the Fox Valley! General Tips for Recycling Christmas Trees Natural real trees only (no artificial Christmas trees). Christmas trees must not have lights, decorations, tinsel, flocking or chemicals. Tree stands...
New Years Eve

7+ Things to do New Years Eve with Kids

What are your family's plans for New Year's Eve? How will you celebrate? Here is a list of local family friendly events in the area. We have rounded up all the options in one easy spot! Indoor, outdoor, FREE, cheap and fun things to do in Northeast Wisconsin including Appleton,...
Little Critters Pediatric Dentist Appleton

Advice From The Expert: Expectations Of Your Child’s First Dental Visit

Dr. Keta shares advice on expectations of your child's first dental visit, tips to prepare your child and the dental experience at Little Critter's Pediatric Dentistry in Appleton. Who is Dr. Keta? Dr. Michaella "Keta" Heitzler opened Little Critter Pediatric Dentistry this fall in Appleton, Wisconsin {meet Dr. Keta here}. She...
Green Bay Botanical Gardens

WPS Garden of Lights {2018}

WPS Garden of Lights: 20+ Years of Lighting Up the Green Bay Botanical Gardens 2018 marks the 22nd year of WPS Garden of Lights at Green Bay Botanical Garden. It started as an idea with Jerry Landwehr, the Executive Director in 1997, and used less than 100,000 lights in the first...
Oshkosh Celebration of Lights

Oshkosh Celebration of Lights {2018}

Since 2001 in Menominee Park in Oshkosh, a mile stretch along Lake Winnebago is illuminated with nearly 1 million lights creating holiday light displays from the end of November through New Year's Eve. Every year, over 13,500 vehicles drive through the park to enjoy the lights. Oshkosh Celebration of Lights...
experience gifts

Outside of the box gifts! ~ 50+ Non-Toy & Experience Gift Ideas {2018}

Want to give a gift this year that is guaranteed to fit and create memories? Do you have someone on your list that already has everything? We have lots of ideas for you! Membership Gifts GVK TIP! Many museums offer an additional add-on option with Association of Children’s Museums Reciprocal Network / Association of Science-Technology...
teacher gift

What Teachers REALLY Want for Christmas

For many us, it is now that time when we are getting down to the last few presents on our lists. And, for those of us who have children in school, we are trying to decide what to get for the wonderful people who spend most of their days...
thanksgiving break things to do

School’s Out! Thanksgiving Break Things to Do {2018}

When you're ready for a break from prepping turkey and pies, Black Friday shopping, or leftovers munching find some fun Thanksgiving Break things to do! Wednesday, November 21, 2018 School's Out: Thanksgiving Crafts 9:00 - 8:00 at Kaukauna Public Library Kid's Yoga 10:15 - 10:45 at Clintonville Public Library School Age Storytime 11:00 - 11:45 at...