4th Of July Fireworks and Festivities in Illinois

Since this is such a grea hit, I am again listing all the great 4th of July events that I am finding in the Chicagoland area. If you know of one, let me know and I'll get it listed!! Aurora Aurora Independence Day Parade July 4, 9:15 a.m. Batavia Millview Drive and West Main Street, Batavia, IL The event begins with our Savor-the-Flavor food … [Read more...]

4th Of July Festivities in Illinois

  Since everybody loved the list I made last year (and found it to be quite helpful), I thought I would do another one this year! It's hard to know what each town is doing, so hopefully this will help. My husband and daughter went and watched the fireworks last night in Burbank, so the shows are already starting! Alton, IL date:Tuesday, July 3, … [Read more...]

Bloody Knife Cupcakes

For a fun take on cupcakes, these Bloody Knife Cupcakes will be a hit at any Halloween party!

Fueling a Healthy Life & A Giveaway Too!

Whether it’s dinnertime, homework time or family game night, time spent around at the table with family helps establish life-long healthy habits, in terms of both nutrition and lifestyle. I know in my house we have some great conversations about our plans for the day at breakfast. We then talk again at dinner time. We […]

Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron Party Time

In celebration of Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron out on 3D Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, Blu-ray, DVD, Digital SD and On-Demand on October 2nd,  we had a movie night at our house.  You know how much we love Marvel, so we had a great time!  Here are a few supplies to get for your own Marvel’s Avengers: Age of […]