Author: Shayna Mace

SSM Health nurse leads study in aromatherapy

Jo Goffinet seeks to comfort patients

Having a baby, taking a cardiac stress test or recovering after a knee replacement surgery are all stressful experiences. Patients are dealing with pain, nausea and anxiety.

Give it a DIY try at Revel

This chic makerspace off the Capitol Square

If you’ve ever had the creative itch to make something that oozes coolness for your home but had no clue where to start or the time and wherewithal to source the supplies (ahem, myself), then Revel is the place for you.

The Cozy Home offers cove of consignments

Shop owner Leah Hernandez has a good eye for...

In this era of upcycling, thrifting, consigning and DIY-ing, pulling together your home’s interior to exactly how you want it while avoiding a cookie-cutter look is easier than ever. And that’s where The Cozy Home shines. I received a heads-up about the shop a while back after interviewing an interior designer with impeccable taste, so I knew this place had to be special.

Best of the 'Burbs: Supper club

Dorf Haus takes first place

In the second year of our Best of the ’Burbs readers’ poll, the  public cast votes in more than 30 categories throughout the month of March.

Best of the 'Burbs: Town slogan

Troll Capital of the World remains top slogan

In the second year of our Best of the ’Burbs readers’ poll, the  public cast votes in more than 30 categories throughout the month of March.

Best of the 'Burbs: Chocolate

Paul's Chocolate is named best in the 'burbs

In the second year of our Best of the ’Burbs readers’ poll, the  public cast votes in more than 30 categories throughout the month of March.

Best of the 'Burbs: Neighborhood bar

R&J's Saloon voted first place

In the second year of our Best of the ’Burbs readers’ poll, the  public cast votes in more than 30 categories throughout the month of March.

Best of the 'Burbs: Brewery

The Grumpy Troll voted best brewery

In the second year of our Best of the ’Burbs readers’ poll, the  public cast votes in more than 30 categories throughout the month of March.

Best of the 'Burbs: Bowling alley

Black Earth Lanes voted top bowling alley

In the second year of our Best of the ’Burbs readers’ poll, the  public cast votes in more than 30 categories throughout the month of March.

Best of the 'Burbs: Bakery

Fosdal Home Bakery ranked top bakery

In the second year of our Best of the ’Burbs readers’ poll, the  public cast votes in more than 30 categories throughout the month of March.

Best of the 'Burbs: Bed & Breakfast or Inn

Walking Iron Bed & Breakfast voted top

In the second year of our Best of the ’Burbs readers’ poll, the  public cast votes in more than 30 categories throughout the month of March.

Best of the 'Burbs: Library

In the second year of our Best of the 'Burbs...

In the second year of our Best of the ’Burbs readers’ poll, the  public cast votes in more than 30 categories throughout the month of March.

Best of the 'Burbs: Bike shop

In the second year of our Best of the 'Burbs...

In the second year of our Best of the ’Burbs readers’ poll, the  public cast votes in more than 30 categories throughout the month of March.

Best of the 'Burbs: Grocery store

In the second year of our Best of the 'Burbs...

In the second year of our Best of the ’Burbs readers’ poll, the  public cast votes in more than 30 categories throughout the month of March.

Best of the 'Burbs: Golf course

In the second year of our Best of the 'Burbs...

In the second year of our Best of the ’Burbs readers’ poll, the  public cast votes in more than 30 categories throughout the month of March.

Best of the 'Burbs: School mascot

In the second year of our Best of the 'Burbs...

In the second year of our Best of the ’Burbs readers’ poll, the  public cast votes in more than 30 categories throughout the month of March.

Best of the 'Burbs: Florist

In the second year of our Best of the 'Burbs...

In the second year of our Best of the ’Burbs readers’ poll, the  public cast votes in more than 30 categories throughout the month of March.

Over the moon about Moonhill Mercantile

Store combines market and general store vibe

For those on a sojourn to Mount Horeb, a stop at Moonhill Mercantile is a must. Its Main Street location, homey feel and lovely product assortment beckon shoppers to stay awhile and browse. The “mercantile” in the name is a nod to its general store feel with a tinge of country chic. It’s even a Best of the ’Burbs winner in our readers’ poll this year.

Best of the 'Burbs: Community pool

In the second year of our Best of the 'Burbs...

In the second year of our Best of the ’Burbs readers’ poll, the  public cast votes in more than 30 categories throughout the month of March.