Painting with Pringles®

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As a mom, we all need a night out. I know I do. I know you all do too. Sometimes, we need a fun night out that doesn't require us moms to do too much preparing. Being able to just get out the door is sometimes all we can handle. I know I am running around like a chicken with my head cut off most days (and it is about to get worse with soccer season … [Read more...]

Chicago Family Palooza Giveaway!

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Chicago Family Palooza is proud to be the solution to that every day winter dilemma of "what are we going to do today!?"  With all this cold weather, we definitely need a get-away!!!  On February 28 and March 1 from 10am -6pm in the Mega Center and Ballroom at the Pheasant Run Resort in St. Charles, … [Read more...]

10 Things To Do For Random Acts of Kindness Day!

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Did you know that February 17th is Random Acts of Kindness Day? I love that in the middle of winter (especially here in Chicago since we keep getting more and more snow) that we can warm each others hearts. The best part of doing Random Acts Of Kindness is that you are making another person's day. I know that I love reading on Facebook about how others have … [Read more...]

My Thoughts On McFarland USA and My Talk With Director Niki Caro

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“McFarland, USA” is inspired by a 1987 true story, in which an unlikely band of inexperienced, under-equipped, young Latino runners with exceptional determination rise to become cross-country state champions under the leadership of their coach, Jim White. Over the years since then, the McFarland High School cross-country teams have won nine state … [Read more...]