Home & Lifestyle

How to start your own indoor plant jungle

Wildewood’s Kate Holl on which plants to get and how to care for them.

We chatted with Kate Holl, owner of Wildewood plant shop, about her tips for starting your own indoor jungle oasis this winter.

It's time for a Madison area staycation

Whether you’ve lived in the Madison area your entire life or just a year, there is plenty to be discovered during a staycation.

Whether you’ve lived in the Madison area your entire life or just a year, there is plenty to be discovered during a staycation.

Have a good night's stay at a Madison hotel

Madison’s boutique hotel scene offers a few prime options for a close-to-home escape.

While the coronavirus may have nixed international and some cross-state travel, Madison’s boutique hotel scene offers a few prime options for a close-to-home escape.

5 ways to bring a vacation experience home

The safest thing to do is stay home and self-isolate, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a staycation.

The safest thing to do is stay home and self-isolate, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a staycation. Here are five ways to make time off at home feel like a getaway.

Venture out to the ’burbs

While staying close to home, consider going on an adventure and get to know one of Madison’s nearby towns.

While staying close to home, consider going on an adventure and get to know one of Madison’s nearby towns.

5 B&Bs providing quality R&R

For a quiet and quaint stay, book a night at an area bed-and-breakfast.

For a quiet and quaint stay, book a night at an area bed-and-breakfast.

See another side of the city in distinct neighborhoods

Consider a stay at one of these hotels in three distinct Madison neighborhoods.

There’s much to be explored, even by a local on all sides of town. Consider a stay at one of these hotels in three distinct Madison neighborhoods.

Creative making space opening on Monroe Street

Starting Tuesday, The Mad Makery will offer private art classes, small workshops and DIY craft kits.

The Mad Makery is opening a brand new space Tuesday on Monroe Street after operating largely online only since launching in 2018.

Seven tips for managing stress during the pandemic

Our mental health is taking a beating. Here are several ways to regain control and feel better.

The pandemic is taking a toll on our mental health. Fortunately, there are a few easy steps to stay sane (or as sane as possible) in these troubling times.