Wisconsin State Fair

Your guide to the 2014 Wisconsin State Fair!

The State Fair begins July 31! This family guide will help you navigate this fun event!

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Kitchen Table Bloggers

Allergy Mom By Amy Schwabe
Enjoying Fried Foods with an Egg Allergy
My post last week about enjoying festivals with food allergies got me thinking about festival food. Then I started thinking even more about...
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I SAID YES! By Raina Johnson
I'm So Milwaukee...
Not sure about you, but lately my Facebook timeline and Twitter feed has been bombarded with posts that begin with, “I’m so...
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Outnumbered! By Liz Paulsen
Rediscovering Milwaukee
Metroparent blogger Raina Johnson recently wrote about her relationship with Milwaukee as a native. Worth a read: I'm So Milwaukee It got me...
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MomLogic By Alexandra Rosas
How Clutter Affects Children
The other morning, I was flipping through talk shows. On one of the shows, they were interviewing clutter control professionals. The guests were...
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Dirt and Noise By Shann Soiney
Shopping with kids and shopping without kids
My parents have been gone all week on vacation, so I've been trying to keep all the little ones occupied by myself. I really am super lucky to...
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Reader poll

Barbie, who is known for her love of fashion and her hourglass shape, will soon be available wearing a Girl Scout uniform, sparking debate among some who think the new doll sends the wrong message to girls. 

Does a Girl Scout Barbie send the wrong message to girls?

Yes. Barbie is a bad role model for girls.

No. It celebrates scouting and will inspire more girls to be scouts.

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