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Boone & Crockett’s Old Fashioned Recipe

  The cocktail’s exact origin is unclear, but there are a few pieces of history that ties the Old Fashioned to Wisconsin. The 1893 World’s Fair in Chicago introduced many Wisconsinites (many were German immigrants with a taste for brandy) …
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Joe Horning selected as an RISMedia 2021 Real Estate Newsmaker

  We are pleased to share that Joseph A. Horning, president of Shorewest, REALTORS®, was recently selected as an RISMedia 2021 Real Estate Newsmaker — a dynamic group of key influencers making headlines as a result of their newsworthy contributions to …
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3 Things That Have a Big Impact on Home Value

Trying to decide which home improvement project will have the biggest impact on your home value? While there are many factors that play into the overall value of a home, it pays to look at the roof, windows and the …
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5 Reasons to List Your Home in the Winter

  Are you putting off selling your home until spring? Why wait? There are a number of advantages to putting your house on the market in the winter.  Low Inventory Following the trends we saw in summer and fall, inventory …
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Joe Horning of Shorewest, REALTORS® Ranks in Top 100 of The Most Powerful People in Residential Real Estate 2021

    We are pleased to share that Joseph A. Horning, president of Shorewest, REALTORS®, was recently ranked 84th on the Swanepoel 200 (SP200). The SP200 is a ranking of the top real estate industry professionals in the country and features brokers, educators, advisors, …
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2021 Interior Design Trends

  After spending a majority of 2020 at home, many of us are ready for a change of scenery. The beginning of a new year is the perfect time to reimagine the aesthetic of your home. Interior design trends come …
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Holiday Movie Must-Watch List

  Snuggling up with a cup of hot cocoa and watching Christmas movies is the best way to get in the holiday spirit. Whether you’re in the mood for a holiday classic or a cheesy, but festive rom-com, there’s sure …
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6 Eco-Friendly Giftwrapping Ideas

Wrapping paper is designed for single-use only. Although some of us try to re-use it, realistically it can only be used once or twice before it is inevitably thrown in the trash. Most wrapping paper is non-recyclable, therefore it ends …
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DIY Holiday Home Decor

It’s time to deck the halls! Could your decorations use a refresh? Add some extra-special spirit to your home this holiday season with these DIY decor projects. They are fun for the whole family and a perfect activity for a …
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National Cookie Day – Miss Molly’s Funfetti Cookies

Happy #NationalCookieDay! Baking cookies is a favorite holiday tradition. Celebrate the season with this delicious recipe from Miss Molly’s Cafe & Pastry Shop. Funfetti Cookies 2 cups unsalted butter, softened 2 ½ cups granulated sugar ½ cup brown sugar, packed …
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