Art

Angela Trudell Vasquez’s Poetic Journey

Angela Trudell Vasquez remembers the moment she fell in love with poetry. She was listening to her parents read “Frederick,” Leo Lionni’s picture book about a mouse who uses poetry to help his community.

Beauty + Style + Fashion

Green and Clean Skincare

These local, eco-friendly skin and body care lines are all female-founded — and delightful to try.

Dwell

Modern Nest

A Madison couple builds their family haven right on the shores of Lake Monona.

Eats + Drinks

Engaging Community

Being Green is a Family Affair

A Madison-area couple strives to make an impact on family consumption habits using a “no guilt” approach for a greener, cleaner earth.

Features

Supporting LGBTQ+ Kids

We talked to a breadth of local experts to guide us through common questions and concerns when it comes to talking about sexual identity and LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transexual, queer, +) equality with kids of all ages.

Finance + Career

Making College More Affordable

With costs continuing to climb, it’s smart to plan ahead for college. Read on for local experts’ tips on college savings, scholarships, the financial aid process and more.

Health + Wellbeing

The Road to Recovery

April is Alcohol Awareness Month, a time that promotes awareness and understanding of alcohol use disorder and alcohol-related issues.

Green and Clean Skincare

These local, eco-friendly skin and body care lines are all female-founded — and delightful to try.

Jaunt

winter outings in Wisconsin

6 Outings for Winter Fun

Wisconsin winters may be cold and snowy, but that’s no reason to stay inside — bundle up and explore these fun winter festivals and activities.

What to Do in the Apostle Islands

Twenty-two islands clustered atop the Bayfield peninsula comprise the Apostle Islands archipelago, one of Wisconsin’s most popular destinations. It’s easy to see the appeal.

Local Women

Being Green is a Family Affair

A Madison-area couple strives to make an impact on family consumption habits using a “no guilt” approach for a greener, cleaner earth.

Shops + Services

A Celebratory Stop

At Little Pop Color Shop, candy colors, Instagrammable product and smile-inducing products are all part of the shopping experience.

An Easy Way to Shop Green

Satara Home and Baby, which was founded in Madison in the mid-’90s, is known for carrying high-quality, environmentally-sound home and baby goods.

Sponsored Content

Taking the Leap into Entrepreneurship

Chloe and Ryan Homan share how holistic financial planning with Joanna Burish allows them to focus on their priorities: building their business and also giving back.

Living Well and Feeling Good

Staying active and embracing exercise can significantly improve your quality of life, say the experts at Stoughton Health’s OrthoTeam Clinic.

Web Exclusive

GSAFE’s Inclusive Mission

For the past 19 years, GSAFE has worked with families, educators and students to ensure that LGBTQ+ individuals are welcome at schools across Wisconsin.

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.