February 2012

February 2012

In This Issue

Behind the Scenes: Super Singles

Managing editor Katie Vaughn discusses Madison's Super Singles at HotelRED

Madison’s Super Singles!

Madison’s Super Singles!

Meet ten of Madison's most eligible

The Paradoxical Scott Walker

The Paradoxical Scott Walker

At great cost, a gifted but flawed leader moves the needle on change in Wisconsin

Departments

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Departments

Coffee Talk: Three Places to Get Your Fair-Trade and Local Food Fix

Coffee Talk: Three Places to Get Your Fair-Trade and Local Food Fix

Warm up this winter and stop by these cozy cafés

Behind the Scenes: Super Singles

Managing editor Katie Vaughn discusses Madison's Super Singles at HotelRED

Doctor’s Picks 2012: Elective and Cosmetic Procedures

Doctor’s Picks 2012: Elective and Cosmetic Procedures

Today's savvy patients have more options than ever before. We asked four of Madison's best docs to highlight their elective procedure of choice for 2012

Asheville is a Sweet Southern Surprise

Asheville is a Sweet Southern Surprise

Shopping and dining local in this North Carolina city is a treat

Hip Sips Cocktail of the Month: The Gringo

Hip Sips Cocktail of the Month: The Gringo

Old Sugar Distillery's drink is a treat

Pick These Reds for Valentine’s Day

Pick These Reds for Valentine’s Day

Global Eats at Sofra Family Bistro

Global Eats at Sofra Family Bistro

This Middleton eatery serves Mediterranean and eastern European dishes

Savoring Seafood at Tempest

Savoring Seafood at Tempest

Madison's newest seafood bar impresses

5 Things You Need to Know About Holistic Nutrition

5 Things You Need to Know About Holistic Nutrition

What is holistic nutrition, anyway? We talked to Matt D’Amour, owner of Inside Out Wellness and holistic health and fitness practitioner, to find out.

Successful Students

Successful Students

What are the greatest educational needs today’s students and potential students have, and how are educators helping fulfill those needs?

Madison Produce Company Thrives in Today’s Economy

Madison Produce Company Thrives in Today’s Economy

A family-run wholesale food business has a healthy appetite for growth and employee retention

Madison Needs Progress, Not Perfection

Madison Needs Progress, Not Perfection

Sometimes we need to embrace reality versus being perfect

Find Covetable and Classic Picks at Twigs

Find Covetable and Classic Picks at Twigs

Monroe Street's upscale boutique has Marc Jacobs, Diane von Furstenberg

Our Spring Jewelry Picks

Our Spring Jewelry Picks

Grays and blacks? So blah. We pick our favorite jewels in springy shades—perfect for adding a shot of color to your wintertime looks. Wear ’em into spring!

Hot Off The Shelf February 2012

Mystery on the Menu

Mystery on the Menu

Art, food and the beauty of southern France come alive in a new murder mystery

The Sound of Silence

The Sound of Silence

Check out from the busyness of daily life by checking into a spiritual retreat

Furniture Unpacked

Furniture Unpacked

Find the best seat for the house by turning some of your thoughts on wood and upholstery upside down

Cheese to the Rescue!

Cheese to the Rescue!

Soup comforts on a cold winter day

February 2012 Event Highlights

February 2012 Event Highlights

From great jazz to a Russian folk tale, the history of mathematics to the rhythms of Carnaval, this month is enriched with cultural connections

A Home at the Center of Things

A Home at the Center of Things

A Madisonian finds downtown the perfect place to live, work and play

MMoCA’s Appearing Act

MMoCA’s Appearing Act

A visiting exhibition brings Harry Houdini to life

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Dining Out

Coffee Talk: Three Places to Get Your Fair-Trade and Local Food Fix

Coffee Talk: Three Places to Get Your Fair-Trade and Local Food Fix

Warm up this winter and stop by these cozy cafés

Asheville is a Sweet Southern Surprise

Asheville is a Sweet Southern Surprise

Shopping and dining local in this North Carolina city is a treat

Hip Sips Cocktail of the Month: The Gringo

Hip Sips Cocktail of the Month: The Gringo

Old Sugar Distillery's drink is a treat

Pick These Reds for Valentine’s Day

Pick These Reds for Valentine’s Day

Global Eats at Sofra Family Bistro

Global Eats at Sofra Family Bistro

This Middleton eatery serves Mediterranean and eastern European dishes

Savoring Seafood at Tempest

Savoring Seafood at Tempest

Madison's newest seafood bar impresses

Archive »

Habitat

Home Trends February 2012

Furniture Unpacked

Furniture Unpacked

Find the best seat for the house by turning some of your thoughts on wood and upholstery upside down

Cheese to the Rescue!

Cheese to the Rescue!

Soup comforts on a cold winter day

A Home at the Center of Things

A Home at the Center of Things

A Madisonian finds downtown the perfect place to live, work and play

Doctor’s Picks 2012: Elective and Cosmetic Procedures

Doctor’s Picks 2012: Elective and Cosmetic Procedures

Today's savvy patients have more options than ever before. We asked four of Madison's best docs to highlight their elective procedure of choice for 2012

5 Things You Need to Know About Holistic Nutrition

5 Things You Need to Know About Holistic Nutrition

What is holistic nutrition, anyway? We talked to Matt D’Amour, owner of Inside Out Wellness and holistic health and fitness practitioner, to find out.

Archive »

Madison Business

Successful Students

Successful Students

What are the greatest educational needs today’s students and potential students have, and how are educators helping fulfill those needs?

Madison Produce Company Thrives in Today’s Economy

Madison Produce Company Thrives in Today’s Economy

A family-run wholesale food business has a healthy appetite for growth and employee retention

Madison Needs Progress, Not Perfection

Madison Needs Progress, Not Perfection

Sometimes we need to embrace reality versus being perfect

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Spotlight

Mystery on the Menu

Mystery on the Menu

Art, food and the beauty of southern France come alive in a new murder mystery

February 2012 Event Highlights

February 2012 Event Highlights

From great jazz to a Russian folk tale, the history of mathematics to the rhythms of Carnaval, this month is enriched with cultural connections

MMoCA’s Appearing Act

MMoCA’s Appearing Act

A visiting exhibition brings Harry Houdini to life

Archive »

Shopping & Style

Find Covetable and Classic Picks at Twigs

Find Covetable and Classic Picks at Twigs

Monroe Street's upscale boutique has Marc Jacobs, Diane von Furstenberg

Our Spring Jewelry Picks

Our Spring Jewelry Picks

Grays and blacks? So blah. We pick our favorite jewels in springy shades—perfect for adding a shot of color to your wintertime looks. Wear ’em into spring!

Hot Off The Shelf February 2012

The Sound of Silence

The Sound of Silence

Check out from the busyness of daily life by checking into a spiritual retreat

Columns

Perseverance and Unity

Perseverance and Unity

'We have a modern-day civil rights battle playing itself out in our own backyard'

Madison Needs Progress, Not Perfection

Madison Needs Progress, Not Perfection

Sometimes we need to embrace reality versus being perfect

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Out There

Cap and Gown

Cap and Gown

Just because you're educated, doesn't mean you're smart

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For the Record

A Record Year

A Record Year

2011 was a great year for music—if not much else

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Genuine Articles

Asheville is a Sweet Southern Surprise

Asheville is a Sweet Southern Surprise

Shopping and dining local in this North Carolina city is a treat

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