Stories tagged: "christmas traditions"


Old World Wisconsin Sleigh Ride
Old World Wisconsin Provides a Historical ‘Home for the Holidays’

The spirit of Christmas past is found through settlement-era buildings relocated from throughout the state.

The Power of an Hour: 6 Places to Spend 60 Minutes on Thanksgiving, Christmas Day

"It's difficult for one person to make a difference in the world, but to one person, you can make a world of difference." Here are six places one hour really leaves an impact.

From the Best Cookies for Beginners to the Biggest Mistake You Didn’t Know You’re Making– Answers to All Your Holiday Baking Questions

Many people play 'baker' during the holidays, but there are professionals who do this full-time, year-round. We asked one to share her secrets to cookie baking (& decorating) success!

Wisconsin’s Most Popular Christmas Cookie is… Complicated.

Any other time of year, chocolate chip is the undisputed cookie king. But during the winter holidays, Wisconsin crowns a different #1.

How Wisconsin is Your Holiday Feast? You’re Definitely a Native if You Dine on These 9 Foods.

The holidays are here: Thanksgiving turkey. Christmas cookies. Hannukah donuts. New Year's champagne. But true Wisconsin tables include a few staples you won't find everywhere else!

We Found the Perfect ‘Ugly’ Sweaters For Four Kinds of Midwesterners

From the ranch-obsessed to the really bad at goodbye's-- we have the ideal holiday gear for you!

Photo courtesy of Marsha Radewan Connet
Home for the Holidays: A Look at Wisconsin Family Traditions

We asked people across the state to share their favorite holiday traditions. Here’s what they said..