Author: Madison Magazine Staff

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…

Best of Madison 2015: Home & Lifestyle

Photo courtesy of Farm to VaseYou know you live in a great city when shops and services elevate items on your to-do list to highlights of your day. You might think you're just picking up a gift at Orange Tree,…

Best of Madison 2015: Food & Drink

Photo by Paulius Musteikis Who's hungry? We are, all the time, and that's why this category is so crucial. Sure, we all have our go-to restaurants and bars, but when it's time to choose the spot for a romantic date,…

Best of Madison 2015: Nightlife

Photo courtesy of HotelREDEven more important than a good drink is a great place to enjoy it. Fresco offers gorgeous views along with its seasonal cocktails and Plan B's the hotspot to dance the night away. But Madison's also a…

Best of Madison 2014

The 33rd annual readers' poll—always highly...

The 33rd annual readers’ poll—always highly anticipated, über fun and full of ideas and inspiration.

Best of Madison 2010

The results of our annual readers' poll are in!

The results of our annual readers' poll are in!

November Tidbits

The Giving Tree Band, Energy Hub and the Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault, Inc. are discussed.