Art

An Artist’s Emotional Journey

Artist Luisa Fernanda Garcia-Gomez — whose artwork is created under the moniker Mompoxino — uses art to communicate the contradicting emotions that always pull her back to Colombia, a place that was filled with love and violence.

Beauty + Style + Fashion

Head to Hive for What to Wear Now

A bee hive is known for its buzzy activity, and on a Friday in early April, Hive of Madison on Monroe Street had a similar energy, with customers milling about and lively conversations taking place.

Brava Events

THRIVE Conference 2020 — Postponed!

The health, safety, and wellbeing of our speakers, vendors and attendees are our highest priorities. With the heightened concerns raised by the Center for Disease Control, BRAVA Magazine and Nei Turner Media Group is postponing the BRAVA Thrive Conference on Friday, May 8, 2020.

BRAVA Event Recap

View photos and details from our past BRAVA events, such as the BRAVA Night Out events, our expos, and more.

Upcoming BRAVA Night Out Events

BRAVA Magazine invites you to join us for our monthly Brava Night Out events at local businesses! View details and registration information for our upcoming Brava Night Out events here.

Brava Promotion

New Year, New Editor

We sit down with BRAVA’s new editor, Shayna Mace, to get to know her and the vision she has for BRAVA Magazine in the new year.

New Year, New You…or Not So Much?

Although we’re only a few weeks into the new year, you may have already kicked any new year’s resolutions to the curb. And some of our 2019 THRIVE series speakers are no different.

Dwell

The Benefits of Indoor Plants

Instagram is brimming with houseplant-clad interiors these days, but did you know that they serve a greater purpose than acting as living décor?

Eats + Drinks

What to Cook This Spring

Bistro 101 chef Mark Valskey and Madison Sourdough chef Molly Maciejewski share recipes they love to make with late spring’s seasonal bounty. Wild Ramp…

Engaging Community

Doing the Work

Think about workplace diversity, equity and inclusion as a journey instead of a destination.

Features

Let’s Dig into Recycling

Though it’s the third “R” — along with reducing and reusing — recycling is important for the planet. Keeping up on city guidelines is thinking globally by acting locally.

Finance + Career

Health + Wellbeing

What is Pleasure Activism?

Professor Sami Schalk, who was named one of UW-Madison’s Outstanding Women of Color this year, talks about pleasure activism and how we need to examine the guilt, shame and denial of joy.

The Long Haul of COVID-19

Some COVID-19 patients experience symptoms long after they’ve cleared the illness. Experts aren’t sure if these long-term effects are permanent or not.

Jaunt

Local Women

Shops + Services

Head to Hive for What to Wear Now

A bee hive is known for its buzzy activity, and on a Friday in early April, Hive of Madison on Monroe Street had a similar energy, with customers milling about and lively conversations taking place.

5 Local Flower Shops Mom Will Love

Shop local this Mother’s Day by supporting these beloved Madison-area flower shops — all of which put their own spin on spring bouquets.

CBD products

The ABCs of CBD

Interested in CBD? Here’s your quick primer about the range of products available.

Sponsored Content

Let’s Take a Road Trip!

Your next vacation is less than two hours away at any of these locales abounding with breezy outdoor attractions, celebrated restaurants, charming shops and kid-friendly activities.

Web Exclusive

What to Cook This Spring

Bistro 101 chef Mark Valskey and Madison Sourdough chef Molly Maciejewski share recipes they love to make with late spring’s seasonal bounty. Wild Ramp…

5 Local Flower Shops Mom Will Love

Shop local this Mother’s Day by supporting these beloved Madison-area flower shops — all of which put their own spin on spring bouquets.

Six Great Gifts for Grads

Show your graduates you’re proud of what they’ve accomplished by capping off their high school or college career with a cool gift.