Dia de los Muertos

What is Dia de los Muertos / Day of the Dead Celebration?

Have you seen colorful sugar skulls and artwork depicting Dia de los Muertos? Do you wonder what this tradition and cultural holiday all meant? The Appleton Bilingual School shares with us some meaning behind this traditional celebration. Dia de los Muertos or Day of the Dead, is a celebration honoring...
Gixo

Try the Gixo app with us! – Workout anytime, anywhere

We are excited to be partnering with Gixo, a fitness app that allows you to workout anytime, anywhere with real trainers! It intrigued me because as a busy mom it gives me the flexibility to find something, at home, that works with my schedule. Give it a try with...
ymca youth sports

Play On My Team – What can youth sports offer?

The first practice is coming. The excitement and butterflies are at capacity. Who’s on my team? Will I know anyone? What if I’m not good? I’m scared. In youth sports, kids are faced with a greater challenge than simply playing the sport. Meeting the team, the coaches and the parents...
Little Critter Pediatric Dentistry Appleton

Meet Dr. Keta at Little Critter Pediatric Dentistry

There is no place like home – back to work some magic on your munchkins at Little Critter Pediatric Dentistry. Meet Dr. Keta I have known since kindergarten that I wanted to be a dentist. It sounds silly because who really likes the dentist? Well, I did. The spinning brush and...
YMCA Fox Cites Youth Sports Programs

Let Them Play – Youth Sports

Playing youth sports has evolved from kids playing for fun to athletic programs on a much more competitive level than ever. This competition has created a world where kids spend more time on sport-specific training to enhance skills in one area, creating a disadvantage for young athletes. Studies have shown...
Who Framed Roger Rabbit: The Art of Classic American Animation

See, Think, Wonder – Preparing Your Kids for an Art Museum Experience This Summer

Research shows that arts-based education can wire the brain for creativity in ways we are only beginning to understand. Are you looking for fun ways to engage your kids in art this summer? If you answered yes, then start planning a trip to The Trout Museum of Art. Purpose Before your...

A Day at Green Bay Botanical Garden

At Green Bay Botanical Garden, you will be inspired, refreshed and engaged! Children and adults alike are encouraged to actively explore the areas listed below. If you look closely, you’ll be certain to see not only flowers but also insects and other animals. Upper Formal Gardens Wander through the Larsen...
The Salt Room Appleton

The Salt Room, Appleton

We recently had the chance to make a visit to the Salt Room in Appleton. With all the sickness going around it is the perfect time to try it and clear out our noses. Because salt is an antibacterial we didn't worry as much about the yucky flu viruses...
Rummage Sale

Everybody’s Rummage Sale – Saturday, January 13, 2018

The area’s largest and most popular indoor rummage sale is the perfect place to shop or a great place to sell your items to make extra money! Everybody’s Rummage Sale presented by ARC Contracting Saturday, January 13, 2018: 8 am – 2 pm Shopko Hall, 1901 S Oneida St, Ashwaubenon, Wisconsin New for January is the...
kale salad recipe

Fall Recipe to Get in Season: Thanksgiving Kale Salad {sponsored}

Thanksgiving and Christmas are my most favorite times of the year. I love spending time with family and enjoying yummy food! Having the opportunity to support the local community and meet the men and women behind these foods is an experience like no other. Not only are you able to...