Calvin, Look Out!: A Bookworm Birdie Gets Glasses

Everybody's favorite bookworm birdie is back—and something's wrong! When Calvin reads the word “wagons,“ he sees “dragons” instead, and he's tripping over the library chairs. Calvin needs glasses! When his family checks out the new specs, though, they just tease him. Poor Calvin. But when he gets lost and trapped in the forest, it's Calvin's glasses (and … [Read more...]

How To Train A Dragon Live Spectacular

Are your kids fans of How To Train A Dragon? If so, you have to take your kids to How To Train A Dragon Live Spectacular. This show was created by DreamWorks Animation and delivers some of the most ambitious theatrical technology to ever tour the arena. I can honestly tell you that you have never seen a show like this. This show takes place on the … [Read more...]

Medieval Times Giveaway!

When my family and I were invited to head over to Medieval Times, you know I had to say yes.  What is better than spending a Sunday afternoon eating and watching a tournament and learning how to be a  knight? This summer, in honor of its 20th anniversary season, Chicago’s own Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament invites children between the ages of 5-12 to … [Read more...]

What are your #GameDayTraditions?

Are you ready for some football? I know I am! There are so many ways to get ready for football games. Now, in my house, we are a house divided. For those of you who don’t know, I am from Green Bay, Wisconsin. I currently live in the suburbs of Chicago here in Illinois. Now, […]

EZ Tofu Press Giveaway!

Calling all my tofu fans!  Firm and extra firm tofu is packed in water to keep it fresh. However, if you don’t remove the water, your tofu can be pretty plain.  By removing this water, the tofu can absorb the flavors of spices, marinade, or other foods. Tofu is often called a wonder food because […]

10 Reasons You Must Watch Jessica Jones #streamteam

I was going to write about what you should be watching today on Thanksgiving.  Instead, I’m going to tell you to binge watch Jessica Jones, because it is my new favorite guilty pleasure.  Jessica Jones is Netflix’s newest series, and it is absolutely amazing. They have done an awesome job with this unlikely superhero.  Here […]