Based on a true story — and a real WordPress.com website — the new series Home Before Dark is now streaming on Apple TV. It’s a compelling example of how launching your big idea online often leads to even bigger things.Continue reading “Meet the Real Hero Who Inspired Apple TV’s “Home Before Dark””
The classic television cartoon The Jetsons has a permanent place in pop culture history. It centered around a futuristic family with some of the wildest and most luxurious home automation technologies you can imagine.Continue reading “What The Jetsons Got Right About Technology and Home Automation”
Parents tend to have high expectations during the holiday season. It’s a time for making memories, eating and drinking together, and showing the people you love how much you care.Continue reading “Can You Balance Screen Time and Family Time Over the Holidays?”
Being a parent of a child suffering from the skin condition eczema, also known as atopic dermatitis, can be frustrating and leave you feeling helpless. Not only is it tough to watch a child deal with uncomfortably itchy, dry skin, trying to nail down the reason for eczema symptoms is often a complete mystery.Continue reading “What’s the Connection Between Eczema and Hard Water?”
Does this car shopping story sound familiar?
You visit a car lot to look around and test drive a few vehicles, maybe even “just for fun.” But, before you know it, you’re in love with a new car and find yourself sitting in a waiting room while the dealership’s finance department runs your credit and brings back some options for a loan.Continue reading “Empowerment Series: Why Auto Loan Pre-approval Gives You an Advantage”
Creating and managing your own website is a big commitment. Even if you start with a free website, you’re still investing time, energy, and creativity into sharing your art, ideas, or professional insights.Continue reading “The Magic of Monetizing Website Content with WordPress”
What’s the best way raise your kids? It’s a question most parents struggle with on a daily basis.Continue reading “Helicopter Parents vs. Free-Range Parents: Which Type are You?”
If you think of Door County as a place to escape and get some rest and relaxation – you’d be right. But if you think that’s all the area has to offer – you’d be sorely mistaken.Continue reading “14 Door County Races for Athletes and Adventurers”
Cooking is an art, and when you know how to pair the ideal wine with your favorite meals, you elevate your game as a home chef.Continue reading “Picking the Perfect Wine for Grass Fed Beef Meals”
A home away from the hustle and bustle of city life is a dream come true for many families. But, if you’re considering a move to the country or have recently purchased a house in a rural area, you could be in for a few surprises.Continue reading “What You Need to Know About Owning a Home with a Well”
Can you think of a better way to explore the state of Wisconsin than on a motorcycle?Continue reading “10 of the Best Motorcycle Rides in Wisconsin”
Nearly every parent gets the same guilty feeling when handing their kid a phone or tablet. You’ve seen the studies and stories in the media about shrinking attention spans, stunted social growth, childhood obesity, and all the other dangers of too much screen time. You can’t help but wonder if you’re making a major parenting mistake.Continue reading “Can Screen Time Encourage Creativity and Curiosity in Kids?”
The idea of anything being “squeaky clean” sounds pretty good: squeaky clean dishes, squeaky clean kitchen countertops, squeaky clean bathroom tiles, and squeaky clean windows.
What about squeaky clean skin?Continue reading “Squeaky Clean Skin and Hard Water: Exposing the Dirty Truth”
Client: Audio Visual Environments (AVE)
What if your life was a movie? What kind of music would be in the soundtrack?Continue reading “How Multi-Room Music Creates a Soundtrack for Your Life”
As we get closer to the end of the year, many of us will be thinking about resolutions. Personal goals regarding our health and wellness are by far the most common. And sure to be on the top of many New Year’s resolution lists will be quitting smoking.Continue reading “Supplements that Could Help Smokers Quit Cigarettes”
It’s certainly not the most pleasant thing to observe – especially as your remember your pooch giving you a big, sloppy welcome home kiss on the face.
Sometimes…dogs eat poop.Continue reading “Reasons Why Your Dog Eats Poop – And What You Can Do to Try and Stop It”
David Belman, owner of Belman Homes in Waukesha, Wisconsin, understands the value of hard work and dedication. As a kid, Belman’s father instilled those values in him.Continue reading “Belman Homes Helps Give A Wisconsin Veteran’s Family A Mortgage-Free House”
When you spend all winter living in Wisconsin, you’re likely to open up all the windows you can once the temperature gets anywhere near 50 degrees.Continue reading “4 Reasons To Open Your Windows And Let In The Fresh Spring Air”
Client: 199Ride.com (WhooNEW sponsored content)
The people at 199ride know a thing or two about the kinds of cars and trucks Wisconsinites drive. They put people from cities like Green Bay, Appleton, La Crosse, Antigo, and Wausau in nicer, newer vehicles every day.Continue reading “Badger State Beaters | 199ride’s Seven Typical Wisconsin Cars and Trucks”