Author: Madison Magazine Staff

A New Kitchen

With more people staying at home, now is time for that kitchen update.

Complete design confidence Upgrade classic finishes, clean lines and timeless style in your kitchen with pops of bright color and unique tiling. Clients of Dream House Dream Kitchens can feel confident that every aspect of their kitchen project is being…

Financial Benefits of Senior Living

Seniors are exploring senior living communities as a way to cut down the high costs — and the hassles — of home ownership.

Talamore Sun Prairie began welcoming residents to its brand-new facility in August and offers a variety of amenities at no additional cost. Internet and cable, utilities and a state-of-the-art fitness center are included in rent, as are an in-unit washer/dryer…

The Bathroom You’ve Always Wanted

Because every room should look its best.

A Dream Bathroom Whether you want to update your home’s bathroom with a remodel or just spruce it up with a material refresh, changing up your bathroom spaces is simple at Dream House Dream Kitchens, where rooms are designed according…

Staying Active in Your Golden Years

Living in a community contributes to your health and happiness

Being active is crucial when you are young and still growing. But sustaining a lifelong dedication to an active lifestyle should be your goal well into your 70s and beyond. Rob Breidenbach, regional wellness director of Oak Park Place, offers…

Condo Living

When living in a condo, it may seem like your remodeling options are limited. Between dealing with the wishes of building managers and those of other residents, it’s easy to think you may not be free to remodel your unit…

Home Improvement

Beautifying your Home from the Inside to the Outside

Kitchens Worth the Investment A gorgeous new kitchen redesign can dramatically boost your home’s property value. Whether you want to attract prospective buyers or you’re just looking to increase your home’s importance to you personally — truly transforming the kitchen…

Great Steak

There is no denying it — we love a quality cut of beef. Madison’s restaurants and butcher shops offer a variety of flavorful choices. You can enjoy a cooked-to-perfection steak when dining out or grilling at home.

Unbeatable Flavor and Service To describe the last year as challenging for many area restaurants is an understatement. However, at Ruth’s Chris Steak House in Middleton, general manager Lee Drapp is feeling grateful. “Since day one, we’ve felt so supported…

Madison Magazine wins top honor on national stage

City Regional Magazine Association names local publication winner of general excellence award in its circulation category

City Regional Magazine Association names local publication winner of general excellence award in its circulation category.

Quality in Every Step

More time spent cooking at home may have you eager to refresh your kitchen’s appearance and functionality.

Dream House Dream Kitchens offers decades of expertise on one of the most important rooms in any home. With a team of award-winning designers and professional builders, Dream Home Dream Kitchens will oversee every aspect of your kitchen project to…

It's never too early to start financial planning

You can find almost anything online these days, including financial planning strategies. You might discover some helpful resources, of course, but you may also find yourself overwhelmed and unsure what to do next. At Summit Credit Union, members have the…

Advocating for Diversity

Local businesses address the culture of the evolving workforce

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Fuels CUNA Mutual Group’s Future Success. “We are inclusive.” This CUNA Mutual Group corporate value represents a commitment to a culture that celebrates and values unique talents and perspectives and supports their mission of ensuring a…

Get Organized

Organizing Systems for Your Home

Homes get messy. From kids running around to busy schedules, it can be hard to keep your home in order. While most people get organized in their kitchen, living room or office, many other areas of a home are easily…

Maintaining Wellness at Every Stage

Women have long been used to taking care of others — as sisters, daughters, mothers and grandmothers. However, the health professionals with SSM Health want to remind women that it’s important to focus that same love and attention on themselves. Their experts offer care, advice and treatment options that will maintain a woman’s health and quality of life at any age.

It’s important for women to trust their health care providers. That’s why the dedicated women’s health providers of SSM Health offer a safe space for women to ask questions and receive care that can improve their quality of life. “If…

The Heart of the Home

Create an ideal kitchen that is equal parts style and functionality.

The kitchen is a place where friends and families gather, especially during the holidays. Three area expert teams can meet your tastes to help you design one of the most important rooms in your house.  Beauty and Function Kitchens are…

Wellness Communities for Senior Lifestyles

A Connected Experience Routine exams and preventive care visits are common at every age. But as women reach 50, regular screenings and conversations with health care providers are crucial for staying active and independent and lowering the risk of future…

Building a Financial Roadmap

Investment plans and strategies that help achieve wealth goals and dreams.

Peace of Mind While 2020 has brought a lot of uncertainty to markets, Ameriprise Financial Services LLC is helping its clients build portfolios that weather ups and downs comfortably. Brent Kimbel, a certified financial planner and private wealth advisor at…

Modern Bathroom Trends

Updating the bathroom can range from a simple upgrade to a total bathroom overhaul with the latest features.

The Home Spa Remodeling a bathroom is like spoiling yourself, says Jerry Schmidt of Dream Homes. Unlike a kitchen or living room, the bathroom is often a private space just for you. So when it comes to bathroom remodels, Dream…

Best of Madison 2015: Arts & Entertainment

Photo by Laura Zastrow PhotographyYou're never without something fun to do in Madison. And by something fun, we mean exciting, eclectic and quite possibly world-renowned music, art and entertainment. Our cultural scene shines because your tastes are so diverse. Maybe…