Justine Childs

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Thu. Feb. 9th, 2017

Chopper Charm

Justine Childs

EC native spins a tale of airborne adventure in India

Tue. Aug. 23rd, 2016

Get a Clue: Escape room fanatics build one of their own

Justine Childs, photos by Andrea Paulseth

I grew up reading Nancy Drew books and was completely enchanted by the captivating world of mystery, friendship, and problem-solving. Walking into Escape EC’s room called “The Professor” takes me back to those Nancy Drew mysteries ...

Fri. Jul. 15th, 2016

Three Decades at the Wheel

Justine Childs, photos by Andrea Paulseth

potter Caradori focuses on quality, not fame

Thu. Jun. 2nd, 2016

Lucid Dreams

Justine Childs, photos by Andrea Paulseth

despite setbacks, young apparel designer sets his sights on the future

Fri. May. 6th, 2016

Positive Spin: 11-year-old spreads cheer with yo-yo wizardry

Justine Childs, photos by Andrea Paulseth

To say that Levi White is an energetic, enthusiastic, inspiring, and all-around cool kid would be a gross understatement. Meeting Levi, his mother, and his cousin (who was along for the ride) put a smile ...

Thu. May. 5th, 2016

Expressing Feelings Without Words: art therapy helps children express inner turmoil

Justine Childs, photos by Andrea Paulseth

One of my favorite activities with my granddaughter is when we “do art.” We bring out the huge tub of glue, glitter, construction paper, googly eyeballs, pom-poms, markers, pencils, crayons, coloring books, stickers, pipe cleaners, and beads and just create. The creations don’t have to make sense – and they usually don’t ...

Thu. Apr. 7th, 2016

Supper Club Science

Justine Childs, photos by Andrea Paulseth

meal with UW-Madison profs explores culinary culture

Tue. Mar. 8th, 2016

A Taste of the Old Country

Justine Childs, photos by Andrea Paulseth

immigrant uses family recipe to bake delicious Finnish pierogies

Fri. Feb. 26th, 2016

Brewery Takes Off

Justine Childs, photos by Andrea Paulseth

K-Point getting own space inside Coffee Grounds

Mon. Jan. 4th, 2016

Let Mother Nature Cure Your Sniffles

Justine Childs, photos by Andrea Paulseth

The season of sniffling, sneezing, and snot is upon us. With more awareness and attention being brought to the natural healing “trend,” what alternatives do parents who want to avoid chemicals in common cold medications have for soothing colds at home?

Tue. Oct. 27th, 2015

Home Goods, Hometown

Justine Childs, photos by Andrea Paulseth

EC native returns to roots with chic home goods store