Review: ABC Animals

ABC Animals

Twenty-six letters; 26 animal friends! From Armadillo, with its long sticky tongue, to chimps that greet each other with kisses, to the slow-swimming manatee and plant-munching zebra, this delightful board book from the American Museum of Natural History introduces children to both the alphabet and some of the most interesting creatures displayed in the ...continue reading

How To Train Your Dragon Live Spectacular

One of my kids favorite movies is How To Train Your Dragon.  Heck, it is one of mine.  That is why I was super excited to find out that How To Train Your Dragon Live Spectacular was coming to our area!This summer How To Train Your Dragon Live Spectacular will be traveling the country.  The tour will be produced by RZO Dragon Productions to deliver 23 ...continue reading

Chicago Monster Jam!

El Toro Loco

One show that we never get to go to, and I am dying to see is Monster Jam! It always falls on Daddy/Daughter Date Night. Did you know that this year is Monster Jam’s 30th anniversary of Grave Digger! If you go to the show, you will be captivated by an incredibly family-friendly experience starring the biggest performers on four wheels: Monster Jam monster ...continue reading

Chippy Chipmunk Parties in the Garden

Who doesn't like a chipmunk? There are cute adorable creatures that constantly scurry around getting seeds, nuts, and berries. (Granted, I do know that they can be a nuisance, but work with me on this).Chippy Chipmunk is about all of these things. The story follows a chipmunk through the adventures in a garden. The photographs in the book are ...continue reading