Chicago Toy & Game Fair Giveaway!

My family and I love the Chicago Toy & Game Fair!  Here's my 10 ten reasons why you want to go: Where else can you try out games before you buy them? Where else can you get games before they even get into the stores? Where else can eat lunch with Star Wars characters? If you are a girl scout troop leader, you can find great craft ideas to do … [Read more...]

Chicago Toy & Game Fair Giveaway

The North Pole might as well be in Chicago the week before Thanksgiving, as over 25,000 visitors will head to Navy Pier to shop and play with thousands of toys and games on display from over 250 exhibitors. The 10th anniversary Chicago Toy & Game Fair, the largest public toy and game show in the nation, features the holiday season’s newest offerings from … [Read more...]

Chicago Toy and Game Fair Giveaway!

The Chicago Toy and Game Fair is coming November 19 - 20! If you read this blog regularly, you'll know that I've given a family pass every week, and this week is no different! At the Chicago Toy and Game Fair, you can play and purchase hot new toys and games as well as favorite classics, and meet their inventors. There are two unforgettable days of fun … [Read more...]

5 Reasons To Go To The Chicago Toy & Game Fair (#Giveaway!)

I love, love, love The Chicago Toy & Game Fair.  Here's a short list of why YOU should be at The Chicago Toy & Game Fair. 1. Star Wars Breakfast. Who wouldn't want to eat breakfast with the Star Wars 501st Legion: Vader's Fist? 2. Where else do you get to play with the games before you buy them???? 3. Young Inventor Challenge 2011. Where … [Read more...]

Blast Off With Miles From Tomorrowland & A Stop At Google Too! #milesevent

Miles from Tomorrowland is an animated space adventure series that centers around the Callisto family who live on a spaceship called the Stellosphere and work for the Tomorrowland Transit Authority (TTA).  The four main characters are Miles Callisto (an enthusiastic and curious boy with a somewhat reckless inventive streak), Loretta Callisto (Miles’ older sister and technology and […]

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 […]