Month: March 2019

Magic 98‘s new Kid of the Week is nine-month old, Sophia from DeForest! She was nominated by her mom, Kaitlyn, who says… “Sophia is the happiest baby around. She is always smiling, giggling and blabbing, and she is the best thing to happen to me and my husband!” Sophia wins $25 for her piggy bank from Madison […]

Last week, Magic 98, along with our whole Mid-West Family Broadcasting family had a chili cook-off. For me, the results were a huge improvement from last year when I came in 17th place (or something just as terrible). My “White Chicken Chili” won second place! I am so excited to share this recipe with you […]

Spring Break can mean vacation in the sun, a staycation, sleeping in, some serious outdoor activities, and for some… boredom. Here’s what my seven-year-old, Everett and my four-year-old, Roman, have to say about it (listen below).   Hear Lanette Hansen on the Magic Morning Show, weekdays from 5:45-9! Get in touch with her and read […]

The best part about Spring is being in it! I recently took a trip to New Glarus, just because I could. The roads are no longer flooded and the ice is all gone. I have mentioned this neat town before because of the fantastic restaurant, The New Glarus Hotel, that makes seven kinds of Rosti […]

This is why your boss wants you to work hard…

Lanette Hansen shared this recipe on the Magic Facebook Page — and it’s been a hit, especially for National Ravioli Day (March 20). Click here for a three-ingredient Ravioli Bake, aka “Lazy Lasagna!” Let us know the variations you make by emailing

Since I’m not made of it… and I haven’t won the Powerball yet… it matters to me where I spend my money. It’s important to me, no matter how large or small the purchase, that I feel like my money is going to good people. Good people, like the ones who give back to the […]

Magic 98‘s new Kid of the Week is one-year-old, Jacie, from Madison! She was nominated by her aunt, Kristy, who says… “This little blue eyed beauty is truly the apple of our family’s eye. She brings so much joy and laughter to our family. She was exactly what a family that suffered a few tragedies needed […]

Magic 98 kicked off St. Patrick’s Day weekend by bringing you a pot of gold at work! Winners are ready for the St. Patrick’s party with a four-pack of Guiness, the most delicious Irish cupcake ever, and ‘gold’ from the Magic Crew! Here are pictures of some of our winners… see more on the Magic […]

With temps in the 50s coming this week, and St. Patrick’s Day on Sunday, spring is in the air! Yay! This recipe is perfect for your St.Patrick’s Day celebrations this weekend… Crock Pot Corned Beef & Cabbage Stew! This is a delicious way to prepare the traditional St. Patty’s Day meal, or it’s a great […]

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