Neighborhood Toy Store Day

The second Saturday of November each year is the Neighborhood Toy Store Day. It promotes the advantages of shopping local and buying specialty toys. Why should you shop local (this is list is taken from Local Self-Reliance).1. Local character and prosperity. Your local community's character and prosperity thrive when you shop your local diverse ...continue reading

Chicago Air and Water Show

We actually were at Navy Pier for a Cloud 9 show. However, the planes were flying over us. At one point, we had both kids crying (good times, let me tell you). This is how the kids spent most of the time walking around:Here's a video I took with my phone. This doesn't actually show you how close we really were! ...continue reading