What Is Your #iconicsummer Moment? #giveaway

#spon: I'm required to disclose a relationship between our site and Pepsi. This could include the Pepsi providing us w/content, product, access or other forms of payment. What Is Your Iconic Summer Moment? Is it reading on the beach? Taking the kids swimming? Simply enjoying a glass of ice cold lemonade on your front porch? Pepsi wants to know! … [Read more...]

Get Up And Move!

I've got another crazy weekend planned! You may have all read about the craziness of last weekend and helping my mom paint, plant new plants, and rearrange her living room. We were busy, busy, busy last weekend! (Oh, I forgot to add that going to my moms from my house is a 4 hour drive too!). We took our kids to Bay Beach last weekend too! (For those … [Read more...]

The Start Of Summer

With the crazy weather we've had the last couple of weeks, it is hard to believe that it is really summer here in Chicago.  Last weekend, for Will's birthday party, it was hundred degrees.  At one point (since we can't have a birthday of his without rain), we had some pretty severe weather come through here too.  We had put up a tent outside and everybody had … [Read more...]

My Bucket List

I know we've all seen the movie (okay for those who haven't, its about 2 men who are dying who make a list about the things they want to do before they --wait for it-- kick the bucket. Hence, the bucket list.). You'll find thing on a bucket list like skydiving, riding in a race car, etc. I bring this up, because Bill and I created a bucket list for our … [Read more...]