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...] about 10 Things To Do For Random Acts of Kindness Day!
It is hard to believe that Madison is 9 years old now. In the last year, she has grown up more than all the other years combined. I swear that this year the hormones have already kicked in. We already have the teenage mood swings. She's already started to wear some Ladieswear. The kids feet are bigger than mine too! She thinks that is the coolest thing … [Read more...] about Growing Up
I still consider myself a tourist here in Chicago. Having moved here 2000, we don't spend hardly anytime downtown (my husband hates driving there!), so I have seen very little. That's why I jumped at the chance to get to go to the Taste Of Chicago, get the kids vision checked, and enjoy downtown for the day. Granted, I didn't plan on the almost 100 degrees … [Read more...] about #SeeMoreSights In Chicago At The Taste Of Chicago
An eye for an eye for an eye. Eyesight is something very important for my family. For those of you who don't know (which I am going to guess is most of you), both of Bill's grandparents were blind (this was Bill's moms parents). One had detached retinas and the other macular degeneration. And yes, they raised 5 kids blind. Both really didn't know anything … [Read more...] about Sights Of Your Life #seemoresights